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Gibson

August 14, 2017

Last September one of our reports focused on the prospects for higher demolition activity for tankers on the back of impending environmental regulation which at that...
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sugar

August 14, 2017

Brazil’s center-south region produced 3.41 million tonnes of sugar in the second half of July, the most for a 15-day period, as very dry weather...
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OPEC-OPEK

August 11, 2017

OPEC forecast higher demand for its crude in 2018 on Thursday due to rising global consumption, and pointed to signs of a stronger oil market...
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maersk_drilling

August 11, 2017

The Danish environmental protection agency (DEPA) said on Thursday it had reported Maersk Oil, the oil unit of A.P. Moller-Maersk, to the police for discharging...
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Dry-Bulk-Terminals

August 9, 2017

US seaborne coal exports have turned years of negative growth around and seem to be climbing for a third quarter in a row. (more…)
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clarksons_shipping_flag

August 7, 2017

The Wall Street Crash in 1929 marked the onset of the Great Depression in the US. Times were tough, but jazz music, which had taken...
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oil_tanker

August 7, 2017

Asia’s spot market demand for Middle East and Russian crude oil could rise this month as a regional price shift pares shipments from the Atlantic...
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Mitsui&Co

August 4, 2017

Japanese trading company Mitsui & Co said its first-quarter net profit jumped 81 percent as higher prices for iron ore and coking coal buoyed earnings....
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An employee of a bank counts US dollar notes at a branch in Hanoi, Vietnam May 16, 2016. REUTERS/Kham

August 4, 2017

The dollar fell against the yen, euro and Swiss franc on Thursday after weaker-than-expected U.S. services sector data worried investors ahead of jobs data and...
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china_iron_ore

August 3, 2017

Iron ore futures in China retreated on Wednesday after a three-day rise that pushed prices to their highest in more than four months amid doubts...
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tanker

August 3, 2017

China’s gasoline and gasoil exports grew strongly in the first half but are unlikely to rise significantly in the second half of 2017 as Beijing...
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The logo of the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) is pictured at its headquarters in Vienna, Austria, March 21, 2016. REUTERS/Leonhard Foeger

August 3, 2017

Growth in U.S. oil production is slowing, but will continue to blunt OPEC’s efforts to cut supply and normalize global inventories, keeping benchmark prices capped...
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shipping-iron-ore

August 2, 2017

China’s surging steel sector is pulling iron ore along for the ride, but the strong gain in prices raises the risk that marginal supply of...
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Intermodal

August 2, 2017

During the duration of the first half of the year the dry bulk market saw intense buying interest that boosted SnP prices significantly. (more…)
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oil_bar

August 1, 2017

Top oil exporter Saudi Arabia is expected to raise prices for light crude grades it sells to Asia in September to track a stronger Dubai...
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