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Freight Update January 2024

In welcoming 2024 Netchem Inc has observed fluctuations in pricing and accessibility concerning shipping containers. We are committed to keeping you informed and ensuring seamless business operations amid these dynamic market changes. The ongoing challenges stemming from the conflict in…

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Newsletter December 2023

As the holiday season approaches, Netchem extends our warmest wishes from our team to yours! CHINESE NEW YEAR: Closure Advisory 2024 is the Year of the Dragon! Please note that factories in China will be observing the holiday from February…

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Energy Crisis in China Exacerbates Supply Issues

China's Energy Crisis & 30-60 Plan China has committed to a “30-60 Decarbonisation Goal”. Under this plan, emissions will peak in 2030 and China will reach carbon neutrality by 2060. 2021 is the first year of a new five-year plan…

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May 2021 Supply Chain Update: Container Shortages

Shipping Containers – costs, availability & other news The month of May saw both price and availability issues worsen for shipping containers. This is unlikely to ease in June. Based on Netchem’s internal data, the cost of an FCL from…

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Supply Chain News & Planning Recommendations

As we plan for the rest of 2021, we are seeing the supply chain continue to tighten rather than ease due to the third wave of COVID-19 hitting many countries. Please see below for some data and news on global…

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COVID-19

Netchem and its logistics partners continue to operate. Local and federal governments in Canada & the US have stated that keeping the supply chain open is a priority. Community Support Netchem is working to support Feed Ontario, Ontario’s food bank…

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