At Xeneta we believe there is an untapped potential for everyone in the industry, to systematically learn from our individual and collective efforts. We hold true that “if you cannot measure it, you cannot improve it”. That’s why we think actionable metrics is the key to continuously evolve for every business, and ultimately the entire industry.
Changing global logistics is the vision of Xeneta. With international experience from the logistics industry, we have first-hand knowledge of the challenges related to high volatility and lack of transparency in the ocean freight rate market. By combining logistics background and information technology expertise, we found the solution to these challenges.
In this report, we examine Best-in-Class companies’ performance on their global logistics costs and how benchmarking and pricing transparency for shipping containers can improve their global cost structure.
Xeneta in the News
Online booking will bypass freight forwarders using Alibaba's shipping platform, One Touch, the world's largest e-commerce platform, Maersk and CMA CGM have signed letters of understanding to work together with Alibaba, and Amazon China is now a year into their new venture as a freight forwarder, game changing events for sure.
(February 17, 2017)
A South Korean court on Friday pulled the plug on Hanjin Shipping Co., declaring it bankrupt and ordering the liquidation of a company that has led the country’s shipping industry for the past four decades.
(February 17, 2017)
The finances needed to run a carrier today are enormous, as are the risks to shippers that a carrier disappears suddenly and rates quadruple; a hedging ability would remove much of the financial risk that continues to threaten the container industry today.
(October 12, 2016)
The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey and GCT USA welcomed the MOL Benefactor – the largest container ship ever to call on the Port of New York and New Jersey at GCT Bayonne – during its maiden visit at noon on Friday, July 8, 2016.
(July 10, 2016)
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Xeneta - intelligent benchmarking and rate data analysis for ocean freight rates. Market intelligence to impact your logistics strategy.
Xeneta, the Oslo, Norway-based startup that offers a crowdsourced price comparison service for ocean freight, has raised $12 million in Series B funding.
Benchmark container ocean freight rates movements on demand with Xeneta's intelligent and user-friendly UI.
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Asia-North Europe long-term contract rates are 70% higher than a year ago, bringing a big boost to the top line of ocean carriers in their critical third quarter.
Ocean carriers have succeeded in substantially hiking container freight rates on key north-south trades during the past year. According to Alphaliner, judicious ...
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