Dry Cargo

This page features all the latest news and developments in dry cargo and dry bulk shipping.

Dry Cargo

J Lauritzen

August 18, 2017

J. Lauritzen took six handysize bulk carriers on medium-term time-charter with options to extend, the company said in its first half of 2017 report. (more…)
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western-bulk-chartering

August 16, 2017

Western Bulk reduced its net loss in the first half of the year to USD million from USD 10 million reported in the same period...
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Clarksons

August 14, 2017

By the late 1800s, the shipping industry had been transformed by the introduction of steam power and iron ships. Coal and grain were two of...
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Valemax-ship

August 10, 2017

Brazilian mining company Vale SA said it has sold two ships with a capacity to carry 400,000 tonnes of iron ore each for a total...
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Dry-Bulk-Terminals

August 9, 2017

US seaborne coal exports have turned years of negative growth around and seem to be climbing for a third quarter in a row. (more…)
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Eagle-Bulk-Shipping

August 7, 2017

Eagle Bulk Shipping, Inc., one of the world’s largest owner-operators in the Supramax/Ultramax segment, announced that it has taken delivery of the M/V Madison Eagle,...
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Diana Shipping

August 3, 2017

Diana Shipping announced that, through a separate wholly-owned subsidiary, it has agreed to extend the present time charter contract with RWE Supply & Trading GmbH,...
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paris-kasidokostas-latsis

August 3, 2017

Paris Kassidokostas-Latsis confirmed that he is entering the dry bulk market. (more…)
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PacificBasinShipping

August 2, 2017

On 2 August 2017, the wholly-owned subsidiary of Pacific Basin, PB Vessels Holding Limited, entered into five separate ship contracts for the acquisition of the...
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drewry

August 2, 2017

Drewry expects that dry bulk shipping charter rates will continue to recover with firm demand and controlled fleet growth, according to the latest edition of...
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noble group

August 1, 2017

It’s the end of an era for Noble Group Ltd. Some three decades after its founding, and from a perch among the world’s top commodity...
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Diana_Shipping_MV_Maia

July 28, 2017

Diana Shipping Inc., a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of dry bulk vessels, announced that, through a separate wholly-owned subsidiary, it has entered...
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Zhoushan-Xinya-Shipyard

July 27, 2017

Tanker and bulker newbuilding vessel orders had risen amid an overall drop in newbuilding orders in first-half 2017 across shipping segments compared to the same...
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Clarksons

July 24, 2017

In the metal and mineral bulk trades, as in the heavy metal music scene, a few very big names often end up dominating the headlines:...
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Greece-Hellenic-Carriers-Panamax-Vessel

July 24, 2017

Panamaxes in the Atlantic are looking at a strong third quarter to 2017 amid firm demand for grains in the Far East. (more…)
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