Global port congestion continues to rise over the past week, with over 2.4m teu of vessel capacity waiting at anchorages as at 16 June, of which 60% are in Asia (including East Asia, Southeast Asia, Indian subcontinent and the Middle East). Heavy congestion remains at Singapore, although average waiting times are down slightly if only because more vessels are omitting calls at the port with several services extending the omissions until July. Overall congestion is at an 18 month high, with a fu