How Chinese New Year Will Impact Your Business in 2018

What is Chinese New Year? Chinese New Year (CNY) is one of the most important holidays in China. The annual national holiday allows residents of China to take at least a week-long break. The dates vary each year based on the lunar calendar, and normally falls somewhere between January and February. This year it falls on February 15 to 21, 2018.

Why does it matter? Shipping Shipping prices continue to stay high while vessel space decreases rapidly. Just like during the holiday season, you won’t be the only one trying to rush your shipments to the United States. Space on ships and planes book ou...