Global transport costs

This page contains the data relating to the Freightos Baltic Index, which daily measures the rates of container transport (40 feet), along the main global trade routes.

Rates include shipping costs and other fees, but do not include any taxes or port charges.

The analyzed trade routes are the following:

  • China/East Asia → North America (West coast)
    FBX01 | Asia → N America (West)
  • North America (West coast) → China/East Asia
    FBX02 | N America (West) → Asia
  • China/East Asia → North America (East coast)
    FBX03 | Asia → N America (East)
  • North America (East coast) → China/East Asi
    FBX04 | N America (East) → Asia
  • China/East Asia → Northern Europe
    FBX11 | Asia → N Europe
  • Northern Europe → Cina/Est Asia
    FBX12 | N Europe → Asia
  • China/East Asia → Mediterranean Sea
    FBX13 | Asia → Mediterranean Sea
  • Mediterranean Sea → China/East Asia
    FBX14 | Mediterranean Sea → Asia
  • North America (East coast) → Northern Europe
    FBX21 | N America (East) → N Europe
  • Northern Europe → North America (East coast)
    FBX22 | N Europe → N America (East)
  • Europe → South America (East)
    FBX24 | Europe → S America (East)
  • Europe → South America (West)
    FBX26 | Europe → S America (West)

Monthly average trend of transport costs in the last 6 months
Commercial
Route
Apr 22 May 22 Jun 22 Jul 22 Aug 22 Sep 22 % Var on
previous month
% Var on
12 months ago
Asia → N America (West)
FBX01
15.644 $
14.460 €
12.969 $
12.260 €
9.448 $
8.942 €
7.152 $
7.027 €
5.990 $
5.914 €
4.150 $
4.160 €
-30.7%
-29.7%
-79.0%
-75.2%
N America (West) → Asia
FBX02
1.009 $
932 €
883 $
835 €
882 $
835 €
936 $
920 €
792 $
782 €
879 $
881 €
+10.9%
+12.7%
-3.7%
+13.7%
Asia → N America (East)
FBX03
17.272 $
15.965 €
15.888 $
15.019 €
11.988 $
11.346 €
9.977 $
9.802 €
9.409 $
9.290 €
8.362 $
8.383 €
-11.1%
-9.8%
-61.3%
-54.3%
N America (East) → Asia
FBX04
980 $
906 €
878 $
830 €
801 $
758 €
894 $
879 €
851 $
840 €
826 $
828 €
-2.9%
-1.4%
-13.4%
+2.2%
Asia → N Europe
FBX11
11.737 $
10.849 €
10.574 $
9.996 €
10.631 $
10.062 €
10.266 $
10.085 €
10.120 $
9.992 €
7.975 $
7.995 €
-21.2%
-20.0%
-44.1%
-34.1%
N Europe → Asia
FBX12
809 $
748 €
767 $
725 €
715 $
677 €
549 $
539 €
673 $
664 €
510 $
511 €
-24.2%
-23.0%
-66.3%
-60.3%
Asia → Mediterranean Sea
FBX13
12.751 $
11.786 €
12.707 $
12.012 €
13.003 $
12.307 €
12.304 $
12.088 €
10.539 $
10.406 €
8.300 $
8.321 €
-21.2%
-20.0%
-36.5%
-25.1%
Mediterranean Sea → Asia
FBX14
1.429 $
1.320 €
1.537 $
1.453 €
1.280 $
1.212 €
1.175 $
1.155 €
1.167 $
1.152 €
1.120 $
1.123 €
-4.0%
-2.5%
-22.8%
-8.9%
N America (East) → N Europe
FBX21
635 $
587 €
621 $
587 €
512 $
485 €
678 $
666 €
606 $
598 €
542 $
543 €
-10.6%
-9.2%
+20.7%
+42.4%
N Europe → N America (East)
FBX22
7.715 $
7.131 €
8.367 $
7.910 €
8.489 $
8.034 €
8.264 $
8.119 €
8.303 $
8.198 €
7.451 $
7.469 €
-10.3%
-8.9%
+12.5%
+32.8%
Europe → S America (East)
FBX24
3.919 $
3.622 €
3.374 $
3.189 €
3.829 $
3.624 €
3.519 $
3.457 €
3.471 $
3.427 €
3.154 $
3.162 €
-9.1%
-7.7%
-8.4%
+8.1%
Europe → S America (West)
FBX26
8.335 $
7.704 €
8.088 $
7.646 €
7.058 $
6.680 €
7.899 $
7.760 €
8.039 $
7.937 €
7.859 $
7.879 €
-2.2%
-0.7%
+42.5%
+68.2%
Source: macromicro.em