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Weekly reviews of Wet Cargo Shipping markets from leading analysts.

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Intermodal

May 15, 2019

As of May 1st, the U.S. has ended waivers to the sanctions that had allowed the top buyers of Iranian oil to continue their imports....
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Gibson

May 13, 2019

One of the forward looking indicators of how healthy (or unhealthy) the tanker supply/demand balance could be in a couple of years is the tanker...
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Gibson

May 6, 2019

Much of the current market focus is on crude supply, with sanctions, outages and unplanned disruptions impacting on supply. (more…)
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Intermodal

April 24, 2019

Over the last 10 years, many of the traditional and top lending banks have made the decision to either downsize their portfolios or even exit...
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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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