Outlook for Global Trade Improving
Volumes to Increase On Pace with the Global Economic Recovery
Increases seen in all modes of transportation
Global Trade Forecast
IHS Global Insight's World Trade Service Quarterly Forecast combines IHS Global Insight's proprietary databases, public data sources and private market research to provide an independent, fact-based outlook of global trade and transportation.
The World Trade Service Forecast shows that global trade will increase 8.1 percent this year and 6.9 percent in 2011. Capacity will expand through 2012, which, when combined with rate hikes, will allow carriers to break even after a dismal 2009.
Executive Summary: Trends in World Economy and Trade - Q2 2010
Press Release - 28 July 2010
World Trade Service
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