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

January 18, 2021

After a turbulent 2020 that saw a brief oil price war, a global pandemic and oil demand destruction, it is perhaps not surprising that to...
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Gibson

January 11, 2021

2020 was a rollercoaster year, one with extreme ups and downs. Record highs and record lows.For the tanker market, in many ways it was year...
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Gibson

December 21, 2020

The best science fiction script writers from Hollywood could not have come up with the twists and turns that we have experienced during 2020... (more…)
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Intermodal

December 16, 2020

Trading companies frequently count on short-term credit lines to finance their deals. (more…)
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Gibson

December 14, 2020

Late last week, an explosion at South Africa’s second largest refinery cast focus firmly on the East and South African refined products market. (more…)
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Gibson

December 7, 2020

A year ago, US crude production reached its highest level ever, averaging 12.9 million b/d in November 2019. (more…)
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Intermodal

December 2, 2020

It has been another busy week in the dry bulk secondhand market; a healthy number of sales reported predominantly from Japanese owners while own-er's buying...
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Gibson

November 30, 2020

Chinese crude imports have continued to set new records this year, peaking at 11.7 million b/d in June... (more…)
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Intermodal

November 25, 2020

Over 90% of the world’s goods are transported by sea. LPG is a clean, energy efficient and portable fuel that is being marketed at an...
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Gibson

November 23, 2020

This week the IMO agreed short term measures to address climate change. (more…)
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Gibson

November 16, 2020

The announcement that a Covid-19 vaccine developed by Pfizer/BioNTech is over 90% effective in trials sent world equity markets and oil prices soaring earlier this...
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Gibson

November 9, 2020

Whilst we all know that one person can have a positive impact on any given situation, just think what impact 17 of the major oil...
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Gibson

November 2, 2020

Like most nations, Indian oil demand has come under considerable pressure in 2020 as covid-19 derailed the country’s continual demand growth. (more…)
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Gibson

October 26, 2020

Earlier this month the International Energy Agency (IEA) released its long-term energy outlook, demonstrating different paths for future energy market developments. Four scenarios were introduced....
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Gibson

October 19, 2020

China’s announcement last month that it pledged to reach ‘carbon neutrality’ before 2060 could have serious implications for the global economy and the tanker community...
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