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Big Schedules

Live Data for Powerful Results



Before one makes a booking and after the vessel sets sail, strategic shipment planning throughout the shipment cycle can help shippers and NVOCCs drive operation efficiencies, increase customer satisfaction and have a positive impact on the bottom line.

IQAX Big Schedules offers you a range of products, including API integration, online schedule search, analytics tools, and proforma reports, all with high quality data and actionable insights to empower you to optimize your shipment planning.

ocean carriers
port pairs
vessel services

world's container
capacity coverage

Sailing Schedules API


The IQAX Big Schedules Sailing Schedules API allows you to pull 27 ocean carriers’ schedules into your internal systems for analytics dashboards and enterprise applications. Collect sailing schedule data by origin and destination pairs​ to save time looking up the latest schedules and to optimize route planning.

    IQAX ensures quality data by checking multiple sources and running algorithms to detect exceptions.
    Integrate the data for your shipment planning applications.


Vessel Schedules API


The IQAX Big Schedules Vessel Schedules API lets you access container vessels’ port call estimated and actual arrival and departure times within a specified timeframe into your system. Leverage the data to optimize downstream planning and extend vessel schedule status visibility to your customers.

    IQAX Big Schedules leverages a digital twin to augment schedules with known information from AIS and alliance carriers that may not be in carrier-provided vessel schedules.
    We do the hard work for you to detect exceptions so that you can integrate the data for your shipment planning applications.


Big Schedules Online Schedule Search - Basic Plan


The IQAX Big Schedules Basic plan provides up-to-date sailing schedules for 27 major ocean carriers, over 1.6 million port pairs, and nearly 7,800 vessel services. Leveraging big data sources, IQAX monitors and analyzes live vessel, weather, and news data covering 90% of the world’s container capacity to optimize your sailing schedule and vessel tracking search results.​

    Access current sailing and vessel schedules from a single data provider to save time and reduce the risk of costly errors by referring to the latest schedules.
    Unlimited search with one-week range for sailing schedule and four-week range for vessel tracking.


+ Nearby Ports
+ Favorite Search


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sailing schedule


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Big Schedules Online Schedule Search - Advanced Package


The IQAX Big Schedules Advanced package offers extensive sailing schedule and vessel tracking search results, a schedule comparison tool, and vessel watch alerts, in addition to the Basic plan offerings.

    Look up sailing schedules up to eight weeks out and vessel schedules for a 12-week range.
    Refine your search options with a schedule comparison view and set up alerts for vessel schedule changes to improve planning.



   Nearby Ports
   Favorite Search
+ Schedule Comparison
+ Vessel Watch List


week range for
sailing schedule


week range for
vessel tracking




Carrier Performance Analytics


IQAX Carrier Performance Analytics offers an interactive dashboard to measure and analyze ocean carriers' performance as well as market benchmarking. By setting up port-pair combinations, you can compare the performance across carriers based on your business needs.

    Compare transit time reliability by port-pair, carrier, and nearby ports for service selection.
    Gain insight to carrier performance benchmarking for decision making.


Proforma Report


The IQAX Big Schedules Proforma Report provides 27 ocean carriers’ comprehensive service loop and vessel deployment plans for nearly 3,000 services for NVOCCs to plan house-level service offerings and secure vessel space earlier with their carriers.

    IQAX’s weekly report allows you to save time obtaining, consolidating and maintaining the reports. In fact, IQAX detects vessel schedule changes to pinpoint possible impacts to proforma schedules and investigates the carriers’ proforma schedules to ensure that reports are up-to-date.