Dry

Weekly reviews of Dry Cargo Shipping markets from leading analysts.

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Intermodal

May 15, 2019

As of May 1st, the U.S. has ended waivers to the sanctions that had allowed the top buyers of Iranian oil to continue their imports....
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Intermodal

April 24, 2019

Over the last 10 years, many of the traditional and top lending banks have made the decision to either downsize their portfolios or even exit...
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Intermodal

April 17, 2019

Once again we are faced with the situation of the Dry Baltic Index being below 1,000 points... (more…)
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Intermodal

April 3, 2019

Subsequently to the drop of rates in the third decade of March - last week continued pretty much with the same sentiment, with nothing fresh...
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Fearnleys1

March 28, 2019

The VLCC market took a turn for the worse this week, as activity slowed down in all areas and ships of all classes have been...
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Intermodal

March 27, 2019

Contrary to the December 2018 forecasts but in line with the expectations of the dry bulk market, the first quarter of the year closed negatively....
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Intermodal

March 13, 2019

It has been noticed that the UAE met its compliance with the OPEC and non-OPEC production cuts for February, while it continues to make voluntary...
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Intermodal

March 6, 2019

In a downward moving market, softer SnP activity is usually a given, as the gap between Sellers’ and Buyers’ ideas widens, especially when the drop...
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Fearnleys1

February 21, 2019

The brisk activity ex Usg for march has managed to pull the rates up for the other major VLCC-routes. (more…)
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Intermodal

February 13, 2019

If there is one word that can describe the current shipping environment then that this word is most probably “volatility.” (more…)
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fearnleys

February 7, 2019

The activity for the VLCCs, particularly in the days prior to the Lunar New Year holidays, remained active but as the holidays started in earnest...
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Fearnleys1

January 31, 2019

It has been an active week for the VLCCs but for the most part ex MEG and W.Afr as activity ex Americas has taken a...
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Intermodal

January 30, 2019

With 2018 over, we can definitely say that last year met the positive expectations everyone had after four years of continuous challenges for the off-shore...
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Fearnelys

January 17, 2019

After a slow start to the week an injection of activity mid-week has seen VLCC rate nudge up slightly, although for modern ships only. (more…)
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Fearnleys1

January 10, 2019

VLCC January has so far not given much cause for celebration for VLCC owners. (more…)
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