Shenzhen Port's container throughput growth rate reached 14.7% in May
As of June 5, the total container throughput of Shenzhen Port this year reached 12.243 million TEUs, a year-on-year increase of 0.63%, achieving positive growth. In accordance with the deployment arrangements of the Municipal Party Committee and Municipal Government, the Municipal Transportation Bureau resolutely implements the "dual coordination" of epidemic prevention and control and economic and social development, and works with the commerce, industry and information, customs, maritime affairs, border inspection and district governments to resolutely defend the epidemic defense line and make every effort to promote logistics. In May, the container throughput growth rate of Shenzhen Port reached 14.7%.
Global long-term container freight rates up 150% in May
Long-term contract container rates rose 30.1% in May, the highest monthly increase on record, according to Xeneta's shipping index. The price of this fee has risen 55% since 2022 and is 150% higher than a year earlier. According to Xeneta, U.S. import costs rose most significantly in May, rising 65.1% year-on-year to 205.4% as new long-term contracts took effect.
Russian timber exports to grow by 10% in 2022
It is reported that in 2022 Russian sawn timber exports will increase by 10% compared to 2021, despite sanctions restrictions. It is understood that the major share of deliveries fell to China and Uzbekistan. China has been the main buyer of Russian sawn timber for the past 15 years. The only change is the move from round wood to sawn timber and finished products in the form of plywood and particleboard.
Amazon's cross-border logistics service resumes export business at Shanghai port
The Amazon global logistics team announced that since June 6, it has fully resumed the export cross-border logistics business of Amazon's cross-border logistics service at the Shanghai port, and fully guarantees the cross-border logistics needs of Amazon sellers and the smooth supply chain. Thanks to the sellers and friends for their understanding and cooperation during the Shanghai epidemic closure period. Through the efforts of both parties, the goods can be smoothly transferred to other domestic ports for shipment.
Amazon seized 3 million counterfeit products in crackdown last year
Amazon seized more than 3 million counterfeit products last year and stopped more than 2.5 million fake selling accounts in an effort to crack down on counterfeit goods. The online giant has invested more than $900 million and has more than 12,000 employees, including machine learning scientists, software developers, and expert investigators, working to protect customers and brands from counterfeiting and fraud.
Amazon local brand Anker hits $1 billion in sales
Anker is an Amazon-native electronics brand from China, with more than $1 billion in sales on Amazon in 2021. It's the most successful brand built on Amazon, but the brand has been aggressively diversifying. According to Anker's financial statements, its total sales in 2021 will reach $1.89 billion. It sold $1.03 billion on Amazon, $685 million in brick-and-mortar stores, and $168 million through other marketplaces and its own website.
Lazada 6.6 promotes Philippine site women's shoes sales up 1112% year-on-year
A few days ago, on the day of the Lazada 6.6 big promotion, the first cross-border product was signed at 8:8 in the morning on 6.6. The underwear brand FINETOO only delivered over 3,000 products through the local overseas warehouse on the first day of the 6.6 big promotion. sent to consumers.
It is understood that the rising temperature in summer and the increase in travel demand have not only made the stylized trendy women's clothing an engine of explosive orders, but also led to an increase in the sales of men's and women's shoes, clothing, and sunglasses. Among them, the sales of women's shoes on the Philippine site reached 1112% of the first day of this year's birthday promotion. The sales of luggage and bags required for travel also ushered in growth in this year's 6.6 promotion. At the same time, under the background of the opening season and school holidays in different countries, the sales of children's luggage in Thailand and Vietnam respectively accounted for 860% of the first day of this year's birthday promotion. , 756%.