Ministry of transport: it is expected that the supply and demand of sea freight volume in the international dry bulk cargo transportation market will tend to balance in 2022, and the freight rate will be in the recovery and rise cycle] financial Associated Press, March 24. The Ministry of transport released the development of the waterway transportation market in 2021 and the market outlook in 2022. In the international shipping market, it is expected that the supply and demand of sea freight volume in the dry bulk cargo transportation market will tend to balance, and the freight rate will be in the recovery and rise cycle. Tanker transport demand is expected to pick up, and external uncertainties may lead to increased freight rate fluctuations. The global demand for container shipping is expected to remain strong on the whole. The spot market freight rate of liner companies is expected to remain high in the first half of the year. The development of overseas epidemic and port congestion in the second half of the year will be the main factors determining the market trend.