Dry Cargo

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

Dry Cargo

Pappas

January 15, 2019

Star Bulk, a global shipping company focusing on the transportation of dry bulk cargoes announced  (more…)
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bulker

January 10, 2019

In spite of a depressed fourth quarter in 2018, all segments of the dry bulk freight market saw earnings increase year on year. (more…)
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Dragnis

January 9, 2019

Goldenport Shipmanagement has placed an order at China’s Cosco Shipping Heavy Industry (CSHI) for the construction of two ultramax bulk carriers. The two 63,800 dwt...
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Diana

December 27, 2018

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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Diana Shipping

December 21, 2018

Diana Shipping announced that, through a separate wholly-owned subsidiary, it has entered into a time charter contract with SwissMarine Services S.A., Geneva, for one of...
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Panamax-bulk-carrier

December 21, 2018

2018 has been a slow year for dry bulk demolitions, with only 4.2 million DWT scrapped (as of 17 December), down 71.6% compared to last...
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GENCO-Beauty-Panamax-dry-bulk

December 20, 2018

Genco Shipping & Trading has collected USD 19.3 million from the sale of the last of its 1990s-built vessels. (more…)
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Panamax-bulk-carrier

December 19, 2018

The Chinese government’s objective of suppressing coal and lignite imports in November and December 2018 is adversely impacting demand for Panamaxes and thus rates. Nonetheless,...
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Scorpio-Bulkers

December 14, 2018

Scorpio Bulkers has reached an agreement to charter out one of its Ultramax drybulk carriers. (more…)
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Diana Shipping

December 12, 2018

Diana Shipping, a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of dry bulk vessels, announced that, through a separate wholly-owned subsidiary, it has entered into...
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maersk-line

December 11, 2018

Maersk Broker Bulk Chartering has reached an agreement to merge with Wonsild Dry, which will become a fully integrated part of the company, as of...
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Workers are seen under the logo of the Panama Canal at the Miraflores locks, a day before the inauguration of the Panama Canal Expansion project, in Panama City, Panama June 25, 2016. REUTERS/Alberto Solis

December 11, 2018

The Panama Canal has signed an agreement with Port of Itaqui, located in the northeastern region of Brazil, to promote the shipment of grains and...
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bulker

December 3, 2018

The first twelve weeks of the 2018/19 marketing year, which started on 1 September 2018, have painted a dire picture for US soya bean exports...
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safe bulkers

November 27, 2018

Safe Bulkers announced that it has entered into a Memorandum of Agreement with an unaffiliated seller to acquire a Japanese-built, dry-bulk, Post-Panamax class, resale, newbuild...
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Scorpio-Bulkers

November 27, 2018

Scorpio Bulkers has reached an agreement to charter out one of its Ultramax drybulk carriers. (more…)
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