Market Reports

Shipping market analyses from leading analysts and brokers. The page also contains news on ship fixtures, sales & purchase and newbuildings.

Market Reports

ea_gibson

January 16, 2018

The US shale industry made a spectacular recovery last year, supported by firmer oil prices on the back of the robust growth in oil demand...
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stealthgas

January 10, 2018

Activity in the West has been rather stressed during holidays further into first week of 2018. (more…)
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EA-Gibson

January 8, 2018

2017 was always expected to be a challenging year, however, for the crude sector at least, the first half of the year generated reasonable earnings....
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Intermodal

December 13, 2017

The latest Weekly Market report [W49] by Intermodal notes the sale of the “HYUNDAI SAMHO S813” (113,284 dwt - blt ‘18, S. Korea), which was...
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Intermodal

December 6, 2017

Moving towards the end of 2017, we are facing a relatively slack period of business in the ship repair sector. (more…)
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Gibson

November 27, 2017

Perhaps we are all getting a little tired of reading about various warnings about the implementation of the new global sulphur emissions legislation effective from...
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Intermodal

November 23, 2017

China consumes more than two-thirds of the global seaborne iron ore market and at the same time produces as much steel as the rest of...
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EA-Gibson

November 22, 2017

Product tankers trading in the Far East are having a better second half of 2017 relative to the first half, and on average, have outperformed...
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Intermodal

November 15, 2017

For another week, oil seems to be the most volatile and interesting commodity to watch. (more…)
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Fearnleys1

November 10, 2017

The VLCC market remained flat during the last week for modern tonnage as charterers focused more on older units, ex dd, no sire etc willing...
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Gibson

October 31, 2017

The retreat of the traditional forms of ship finance since the financial crisis, prompted by the Lehman Brothers crash and subsequent turmoil since 2008, has...
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Gibson

October 24, 2017

President Trump hasn’t been shy when it comes to dealing with America’s adversaries. (more…)
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Intermodal

October 18, 2017

A year ago the IMO Marine Environment Protection Committee declared their decision towards the implementation date, of the global cap on the Sulphur content of...
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EA-Gibson

October 17, 2017

One of the headlines in the international press in recent weeks has been the surge in US crude exports to record highs. (more…)
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Intermodal

October 11, 2017

With the majority of second - hand tonnage transactions taking place in the dry bulk sector it’s easy to lose sight of what is happening...
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