Dry Cargo

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

Dry Cargo

Peter Borup
Rederiet
J.Lauritzen

March 29, 2017

With immediate effect, J. Lauritzen's head of dry cargo Peter Borup has left the Denmark-based company by “mutual” consent. (more…)
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genco carrier

March 29, 2017

Genco Shipping & Trading Limited announced that it has named Jesper Christensen as Vice President and Commercial Director, Minor Bulk Fleet. (more…)
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Vogel-Eagle-Bulk

March 28, 2017

Eagle Bulk Shipping announced that its proposed acquisition of three contingent vessels from Greenship Bulk has been approved by Greenship Bulk Trust. (more…)
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Economou

March 27, 2017

DryShips, a diversified owner of ocean going cargo vessels, announced that it has entered into agreements with unaffiliated third parties to acquire four modern Newcastlemax...
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SUPRAMAX-DRY-BULK-GEARED-VESSEL

March 27, 2017

The Baltic Exchange’s main sea freight index tracking rates for ships carrying dry bulk commodities, closed at its highest level in more than four months,...
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Oldendorff

March 23, 2017

Oldendorff Carriers is converting an 11-year-old bulker into a transloader at China’s Chengxi Shipyard. The 2006-built, 88,266-dwt bulker Tete Oldendorff will be converted into a...
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capesize

March 21, 2017

The Baltic Exchange’s main sea freight index, tracking rates for ships carrying dry bulk commodities, rose for the 14th straight session on Monday as capesize...
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Container ships and bulk carriers waiting for cargo are seen in the shipping lanes off the coast of Singapore April 18, 2009.  REUTERS/Vivek Prakash

March 21, 2017

The pace of bulkcarrier fleet growth has fallen sharply since 2010, when the fleet grew by a record 17%. (more…)
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Golden-Ocean

March 15, 2017

Golden Ocean Group Limited announced that it has entered into agreements to acquire 16 modern dry bulk vessels in an all-share transaction where the Company...
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SUPRAMAX-DRY-BULK-GEARED-VESSEL

March 13, 2017

A long tonnage list for the second half of March is likely to see Supramax rates out of the US Gulf Coast come down next...
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chrt

March 10, 2017

As the dry bulk fleet grew by 2.6% year on year in January 2017 it exceeded 800 mill DWT. (more…)
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Pappas

March 9, 2017

Star Bulk, a global shipping company focusing on the transportation of dry bulk cargoes, announced that it has entered into definitive agreements to acquire two...
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Quintana

March 9, 2017

Quintana Shipping, which owns and operates a fleet of nine modern drybulk vessels, withdrew its plans for an initial public offering on Wednesday. It originally...
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wobensmith

March 9, 2017

The shipping industry is on course for consolidation as it moves off three-decade lows, the president of drybulk shipper Genco said on Wednesday. (more…)
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Marshall Islands Registry

March 8, 2017

The Republic of the Marshall Islands (RMI) Registry is pleased to announce the award of Qualship 21 status by the United States (US) Coast Guard...
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