Market Reports

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

Market Reports

Fearnleys1

June 22, 2017

Steady activity for the VLCCs this week and despite fierce attempts to shave rates owners have managed to add a couple of points for the...
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EA-Gibson

June 19, 2017

Earlier this month the long-awaited and at times controversial, Dakota Access Pipeline (DAPL) came into commercial service. (more…)
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Fearnleys1

June 15, 2017

As the Meg program for June is just about finished and Wafr/East is probably done upto mid July dates, rates appear to have peaked. (more…)
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EA-Gibson

June 5, 2017

The announcement made last week by OPEC and a number of non-OPEC producers to extend production cuts to March 2018 has important implications for the...
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EA-Gibson

May 30, 2017

Since the IMO announced a global sulphur emission limit of 0.5%, shipowners have been faced with making tough decisions ahead of the impending deadline. (more…)
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Intermodal

May 24, 2017

As we are approaching the summer season, the Clean Product market appears poised to become more challenging, either on East or West of Suez... [pdf-embedder...
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Fearnleys1

May 17, 2017

After the May program for Meg finished last week it has been a slow start for June. (more…)
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Fearnleys1

May 4, 2017

Widespread holidays this week but still some action for the Vlcc’s. (more…)
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Fearnleys1

April 20, 2017

Despite the Easter holidays in the west, the week has been very active for VLCC. (more…)
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Tanker Vessel

April 11, 2017

In the most recent International Energy Agency (IEA) medium-term outlook, the agency has forecast global oil demand will rise from 96.6 million b/d in 2016...
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Fearnleys1

April 6, 2017

The VLCC market saw an upswing in activity both ex Meg and Atlantic which again resulted 1st in a halt to the recent declining market...
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Intermodal

April 6, 2017

With the help of what so far appears to be a very strong grain season together with the fact that imports from China have remained...
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ea_gibson

April 4, 2017

For crude tankers, voyages from the Caribbean to Asia via the Cape of Good Hope are generally considered the longest haul; however, the lifting of...
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fearnleys

March 23, 2017

The lacking volumes and growing tonnage lists has gradually depleted earnings for the VLCC’s. (more…)
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Intermodal

March 22, 2017

The Dry Bulk market has undoubtedly rebounded since the same period last year and currently enjoys healthier freight rates. (more…)
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