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

January 31, 2019

It has been an active week for the VLCCs but for the most part ex MEG and W.Afr as activity ex Americas has taken a...
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Intermodal

January 30, 2019

With 2018 over, we can definitely say that last year met the positive expectations everyone had after four years of continuous challenges for the off-shore...
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Gibson

January 21, 2019

The scrubber debate continues with the same intensity as it did six months ago, although there appear to be fewer announcements for new installations. (more…)
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Fearnelys

January 17, 2019

After a slow start to the week an injection of activity mid-week has seen VLCC rate nudge up slightly, although for modern ships only. (more…)
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Gibson

January 14, 2019

It is fair to say the US crude exports have transformed the global oil markets since the crude export ban was lifted by Congress at...
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Fearnleys1

January 10, 2019

VLCC January has so far not given much cause for celebration for VLCC owners. (more…)
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Fearnleys1

January 3, 2019

Despite the end year holidays , ships have quietly been fixed off , particularly in the Meg. (more…)
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Fearnleys1

December 20, 2018

VLCC; with the Dec program concluded this week’s focus has been on early Jan cargoes from MEG. (more…)
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EA-Gibson

December 18, 2018

Unless you’ve been living under a rock for the past week, you will probably have heard that OPEC are at it again, preparing to cut...
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Intermodal

December 12, 2018

China’s monthly iron ore imports dropped for the first time this year joined by declines in copper and soybeans as economic growth slows in the...
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Gibson

December 3, 2018

Ordering a new tanker is undoubtedly a big decision... (more…)
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Fearnleys1

November 29, 2018

Aframax in the North Sea and Baltic are experiencing a firmer market when we are now fixing cargoes with December laycan. (more…)
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Intermodal

November 28, 2018

Last week I had the privilege to attend the SingularityU Greece Summit, in Athens... (more…)
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EA-Gibson

November 26, 2018

Low water levels on the Rhine have remained a persistent problem for the European commodity markets since the summer, forcing many refineries and industrial plants...
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Fearnleys1

November 22, 2018

VLCC market showing signs of strengthening again after a quiet week with most of the market-players away in Dubai. (more…)
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