Shipping Rates Most Applicable to Flooring Remain Elevated in Oct.

Washington, DC, December 6, 2018-The shipping rates most applicable to the flooring industry- China to North America (NA) West and China to NA East-have flattened from mid-September highs but remain elevated, reported Freightos on December 3. 

The China to NA East rates have the greatest impact on the flooring industry. 

China to NA East

Mid Sept-22,000 high point

Dec 3-16,865

China to NA West

Mid Sept-20,000 high point

Dec 3-14,923