Dry box output in the doldrums

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Dry freight container builders are facing further difficulties this year, with production having declined to a seven-year low and finished p...

Leasing giant coming

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Triton Container International Limited and TAL International Group are reaching the finish line on their “merger of equals”, which will ...

Leasing sector heads into the doldrums

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The global box leasing industry suffered a significant setback during 2015, when it purchased proportionally fewer new dry freight container...

Leasing industry still boxing clever

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Entering 2015 in relatively good shape, the container leasing industry accounted for the majority of new box investment in 2014, and the str...

Making gains, but at a price

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Strong demand is expected to increase dry freight box production by 15-20% in 2014, compared to the 2012-13 average, but new box prices rema...

Big year for reefer leasing

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The leasing industry committed to another substantial purchase of reefer containers in 2013, but new equipment per diems and cash returns re...

TAL enters ro-ro market

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TAL International, the world’s third largest container lessor by fleet size, has moved into the ro-ro equipment leasing arena with the acq...

Demand blows hot and cold

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Machinery builders suffered earlier in 2013 as reefer output slumped but prospects appear brighter for the coming year with orders already p...

Box leasing growth comes at a price

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The container leasing industry enjoyed another year of strong growth in 2012, although per diem rates again fell faster than newbuild prices...