Dry Cargo

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

Dry Cargo

Iron_Ore

June 23, 2017

Falling iron ore prices have helped sink charter rates for bulk carrier vessels, as resource companies turn up the pressure on shippers to cut prices...
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Navios_Frangou

June 23, 2017

Navios Maritime Holdings Inc.’s South American unit is expanding its barge fleet this year as it bets on a recovery in iron-ore shipments from the...
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Pangaea-vessel_shipping

June 21, 2017

Pangaea Logistics Solutions has sold one of its existing vessels, Bulk Beothuk, to a third party for USD 7 million, and has bareboat chartered the vessel...
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Diana-Shipping-mv-Protefs

June 21, 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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Seanergy

June 15, 2017

Seanergy Maritime Holdings Corp., announced that it has entered into a time charter contract with a major European utility and energy company for its recently...
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Star Bulk

June 13, 2017

Star Bulk Carriers Corp., a global shipping company focusing on the transportation of dry bulk cargoes, announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement...
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VLOC

June 12, 2017

With an average age of 23.8 years, the fleet of Very Large Ore Carriers (VLOC) converted from Very Large Crude Carriers (VLCC) are vintage compared...
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Palios

June 12, 2017

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

June 8, 2017

Diana Shipping, a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of dry bulk vessels, announced that, through a separate wholly-owned subsidiary, it has agreed to...
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SUPRAMAX-DRY-BULK-GEARED-VESSEL

June 2, 2017

Earnings, or time charter equivalent rates, for Panamax and Supramax vessels traded out of the key Indian Ocean region have sank more than 50% over...
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songa-bulk

May 30, 2017

Songa Bulk ASA is looking issue a 5-year senior secured bond in an effort to finance acquisition of additional vessels. (more…)
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Diana-Shipping

May 26, 2017

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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Essar

May 24, 2017

Essar Shipping Limited (ESL), one of India’s leading shipping companies, has added a Panamax vessel of 74,005 Deadweight Tonnage (DWT) to its fleet of vessels....
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mv Sideris_Diana

May 24, 2017

Diana Shipping, a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of dry bulk vessels, reported a net loss of $26.5 million and net loss attributed...
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bulk

May 22, 2017

Panama authorities have detained a Moroccan phosphate shipment from the disputed territory of Western Sahara after the Polisario independence movement claimed the cargo had been...
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