【Ferro-alloys.com】According to data from the Shanghai Shipping Exchange, on August 2, the Shanghai Export Container Settlement Freight Index reached a new high, showing that the alarm of freight rate increases has not been lifted. The data shows that the Shanghai export container settlement freight index for European routes closed at 9971.75 points, a new high since this index was released, up 12.8% from the data released the previous week, and the Shanghai export container settlement freight index for American routes rose by 1.2. %, closing at 4,198.6 points. According to reports, the base period of the Shanghai Export Container Freight Index is June 1, 2020, and the base period index is 1000 points. This index comprehensively reflects the settlement freight rates of container ships on the Shanghai-Europe and Shanghai-Western US routes in the spot market. Average. In fact, in addition to the container freight rate, the dry bulk market freight rate is also picking up. Data shows that on July 30, the Baltic Dry Bulk Freight Index BDI closed at 3292 points. After the high level correction, it is approaching the record at the end of June. 11-year high.