https://auto.economictimes.indiatimes.com/news/industry/hot-sea-cargomarket-quadruples-prices-for-used-container-ships/81386290

Global trade surged in the latter half of last year as Covid-19 saw people buying more goods because they couldn’t spend as much on travel, entertainment, or dining out. A variation on that buy-low, the sell-high strategy is exactly what some container shipowners are opting to do, capitalizing on a hot ocean freight market that shows few signs of cooling off.