Tag: Omicron


Omicron, weather dent air cargo growth in January

February 2, 2022

Via: FreightWaves

A new report shows air cargo demand was flat in January compared to last year and 2019, but the sampling of airlines’ shipment business doesn’t take into account ongoing disruptions to the air logistics system that have prevented carriers from […]


New Ship And Supply Trackers Flash Caution Amid Omicron Worries

January 24, 2022

Via: gCaptain

By Brendan Murray (Bloomberg) Global supply chains are nearing a turning point that’s set to help determine whether logistics headwinds abate soon or keep restraining the global economy and prop up inflation well into 2022, according to several new barometers […]


Tanker market sails into 2022 headwinds

January 13, 2022

Via: Hellenic Shipping News

The swift reintroduction of international travel bans to stem the spread of the Omicron variant of COVID-19 has derailed the already faltering turnaround in rates and earnings for the global tanker market. In November it looked like a cold winter […]

Travel & Public Transit

Omicron Hits Carnival’s Near-Term Cruise Bookings

December 20, 2021

Via: gCaptain

Carnival Corp said on Monday Omicron has hurt near-term bookings, but demand for cruises late next year and 2023 suggest that the impact from new coronavirus variants could be shortlived. Shares of the company fell marginally after the cruise operator […]