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

May 16, 2022

Spot VLCC earnings were in the negative territory for most of last year, with TD3C averaging minus $250/day on a slow steaming, non-scrubber, non-eco basis......
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Gibson

May 9, 2022

In recent weeks, headline refining margins have surged to record levels, whilst clean tanker rates have also tested or exceeded previous records depending on the...
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Intermodal

May 4, 2022

While observing the ship repair market since the beginning of the year, uncertainty remains part of the daily challenges Owners must encounter for repairing their...
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Gibson

May 3, 2022

Tanker investments these days are not a straightforward decision... (more…)
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Intermodal

April 13, 2022

In spite of the previous year’s momentum in the secondhand market which was characterized by a plethora of dry bulk and containers SnP materialized deals...
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Gibson

April 11, 2022

As the sanctions effort ramps up against Russia, governments around the world are seeking ways to wean themselves off Russian oil, whilst also managing the...
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Intermodal

April 6, 2022

The Russia-Ukraine war has dealt a triple blow to sunflower oil, palm oil, and soybean oil supplies... (more…)
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Gibson

April 4, 2022

The combination of high oil prices and the need to find alternatives to Russian crude has led to renewed interest in North Sea oil from...
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Gibson

March 28, 2022

While the sanctions’ list against Russia is growing longer as the days go by, the International Energy Agency (IEA) is warning that Russian exports of...
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Intermodal

March 23, 2022

Five months after the 26th UN Climate Change Conference of the Parties (COP26) set a target to reduce emissions by accelerating the phase out of...
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Gibson

March 21, 2022

Each week, Gibson monitors developments in refined product and crude oil inventories. (more…)
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Intermodal

March 16, 2022

While all eyes are on the Russian invasion in Ukraine, the last 20 days the tanker market is taking another hit of uncertainty prior fully...
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Gibson

March 14, 2022

Surging global oil prices and Russian sanctions are forcing Western governments to approach those countries they previously sanctioned in response to alleged human rights and...
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Intermodal

March 9, 2022

Whilst everyone focuses on the newly imposed banking sanctions and SWIFT bans, at the same time a new financial environment is growing in the background...
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Gibson

February 28, 2022

Yesterday’s sudden invasion of Ukraine will have major ramifications, not just for the energy markets, but also for the security of Europe... (more…)
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