Dry Cargo

Iron Ore Bargain-Hunting by China Wins Reprieve for Shipping
The bear market in iron ore is sending Chinese steel mills on a bargain hunt and giving shipping companies their best rates this year. Analysts and brokers are already warning the good times won’t last.
29/7/2015
First-ever fully laden Valemax discharges iron ore at Chinese port
Sohar Max, the first-ever fully laden Valemax, discharged iron ore at North China’s Dongjiakou port over the weekend, according to local media reports.
28/7/2015
Lion Shipbrokers Weekly Report (W29)
Lion Shipbrokers report (W29) containership M/V "NEDLLOYD DRAKE" (67,712 dwt, blt 2000, Aker/Germany, 5468 teus) was sold to Greek buyers (clients of Poseidon Containers) for $14.7 million.
27/7/2015
Rebound in dry bulk freight rates slows pace of tonnage recycling
Dry bulk vessel demolitions in the first half of 2015 nearly doubled year-on-year, but tonnage recycling is now losing its momentum as higher freight rates give shipowners an excuse to hold on to their vessels for a bit longer.
27/7/2015
Front-haul Capesize freight rates soar to 9-month high
Front-haul Capesize rates in the Atlantic region soared over the past two weeks, driven by a stronger cargo count and thin tonnage in the basin, sources said.
27/7/2015
China’s rising commodity exports changing nature of trade
The world is used to seeing China as an importer of raw materials and an exporter of manufactured goods, but a change is occurring that has global implications for commodities.
24/7/2015
Asia Dry Bulk-Capesize rates to hold steady
Freight rates for capesize bulk carriers are likely to hold steady next week although a rush of cargo in the Atlantic would again provide the trigger for rates to move higher, ship brokers said.
24/7/2015
Diana Announces Time Charter Contract for m/v Clio
Diana Shipping announced that on July 8, 2015, through a separate wholly-owned subsidiary, it entered into a time charter contract with Transgrain Shipping B.V., Rotterdam, for one of its Panamax dry bulk vessels, the m/v Clio.
23/7/2015
KKR & Borealis Maritime JV Acquires Fleet from Commerzbank
KKR and Borealis Maritime announced the $254.5 million acquisition of Hanseatic Ship Asset Management GmbH, a 100 percent owned subsidiary of Commerzbank AG controlling a modern fleet of 18 container and dry cargo vessels, through a joint venture vehicle established by the two firms.
23/7/2015
DryShips Announces Write-Off of Receivables
DryShips announced the agreement with one of its charterers to write-off about $16.5 million in overdue receivables related to charter hire payments due on 11 vessels on time charter.
23/7/2015

Page 1 of 104First   Previous   [1]  2  3  4  5  6  7  8  9  10  Next   Last   




Market Reports

Search

Enter Keyword
Filter by Category