Market Reports

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

Market Reports

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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Gibson

April 15, 2019

Like all other crude tanker segments, Suezmax rates have been on a rollercoaster ride over the past six months. (more…)
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Supertanker

April 8, 2019

Earlier in 2019, we published a market report into how the surge in Chinese refined product exports had a profound effect on the product tanker...
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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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Gibson

April 1, 2019

Over the past few weeks, MRs trading out of Europe have continued to outperform expectations. (more…)
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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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Gibson

March 18, 2019

Opec crude production fell by 240,000 b/d in February to 30.68 million b/d, its lowest level in 4 years. (more…)
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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 28, 2019

The Atlantic, predominantly USG activity continue to push the VLCC rates up for all the major routes. (more…)
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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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Gibson

February 4, 2019

In 2010 Libyan oil production topped 1.6 million b/d, 9 years on and crude output since has struggled to come close to sustaining anywhere near...
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