Market Reports

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

Market Reports

Gibson

August 3, 2020

It feels like Worldscale (WS) flat rates were reset just a short time ago. However, time is rushing by and we are already beginning to...
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EA-Gibson

July 27, 2020

China is set to sign a deal that will see $400 billion invested in Iran over a 25-year period. (more…)
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Intermodal

July 22, 2020

It seems that what most of potential buyers expected to happen and many tried to push sellers towards that direction between March and May 2020...
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Gibson

July 20, 2020

Last week, the European parliament voted to include emissions from shipping within the EU Emissions Trading System (ETS) by 2023, if there is no comparable...
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Intermodal

July 16, 2020

The Covid-19 virus spread around the world has obviously impacted the global oil demand while the situation remains fluid. (more…)
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Gibson

July 13, 2020

With world oil demand having collapsed in the wake of the Covid-19 pandemic, major downwards pressure on oil production was always going to be inevitable....
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Gibson

July 6, 2020

Canada has the third largest oil reserve behind Venezuela and Saudi Arabia. (more…)
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Intermodal

July 1, 2020

It was beginning of 2020 close to 6 months from now when we first experienced the huge impact of the COVID 19 outbreak on Ship...
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EA-Gibson

June 29, 2020

In early June the US Treasury department added several tankers to its Venezuela sanctions lists for allegedly lifting oil from the country between mid-February and...
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Gibson

June 22, 2020

As we near the halfway point of 2020, it seems like an impossible task to summarize everything that has transpired over the past 6 months....
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Intermodal

June 18, 2020

After experiencing record earnings during the first half of the year, the focus of headlines concerning the tanker market has shifted from the develop-ments regarding...
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Gibson

June 15, 2020

Libya’s National Oil Corporation (NOC) announced earlier this week that production at the Al-Feel oilfield has restarted, with an initial output of 12k b/d, increasing...
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Gibson

June 1, 2020

Setting aside the exceptional volatility in tanker rates, Covid-19 outbreak and the dramatic changes in world oil markets, one of the features of the tanker...
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Gibson

May 25, 2020

In recent weeks, much of the focus in the oil markets has been on the supply side, be it through OPEC+ production cuts, rapidly falling...
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EA-Gibson

May 18, 2020

In recent weeks, several publicly listed tanker companies announced their decisions to postpone scrubber installations. (more…)
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