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

April 10, 2018

Undoubtedly, 2017 proved to be a very difficult year for the product tanker market, with earnings sinking to multi year lows on the back of...
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Fearnelys

April 5, 2018

A slight spur of hope for better times as we approached Easter. (more…)
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Intermodal

March 21, 2018

President’s Trump administration proposed tariffs on steel and aluminum imports in an attempt to target China and Europe among others. (more…)
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Gibson

March 19, 2018

Traditionally, one of the key drivers for demolition has been weak spot earnings. (more…)
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stealthgas

March 14, 2018

Coaster activity in the North has picked up slightly compared to last week. (more…)
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Fearnleys1

March 8, 2018

There are preciously few changes to the VLCC market the last week. (more…)
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EA-Gibson

March 6, 2018

This week, much of Europe has been blanketed in snow as cold weather has spread as far south as the Mediterranean coast. (more…)
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EA-Gibson

February 26, 2018

Just last week the first test loading of a VLCC took place at the Louisiana Offshore Oil Port (LOOP), a successful culmination of the port’s...
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Intermodal

February 14, 2018

The second month of the year is traditionally a particularly interesting one for the shipping industry as a whole and even more importantly for the...
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Fearnleys1

February 6, 2018

Yet another week with low activity has been recorded in the VLCC market ex Meg as the ‘free-volumes’ are struggling to find their way into...
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Intermodal

January 31, 2018

Days before the celebrations of the Lunar New Year, the dry bulk market seems to be holding well, against negative predictions. (more…)
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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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