Dry Cargo

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

Dry Cargo

Castor Maritime

September 9, 2019

Castor Maritime Inc., a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of dry-bulk vessels, announced, pursuant to a memorandum of agreement dated July 25, 2019,...
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clipper

September 5, 2019

Clipper Bulk has reached an agreement to expand its fleet with the purchase of three Handysize cargo vessels. (more…)
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bulker

September 3, 2019

The cost of shipping commodities by sea surged to the highest in almost nine years as vessel owners start taking carriers off hire to prepare...
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Grindrod

August 29, 2019

Grindrod Shipping, a global provider of maritime transportation services in the drybulk and product tanker sectors, announced its first half 2019 earnings results for the...
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Norden

August 19, 2019

NORDEN has contracted with Enviva to transport 1.3-1.5 million metric tons of wood pellets from the United States to Europe over a 6-year period. (more…)
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Diana_Myrto

July 23, 2019

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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Palios

July 18, 2019

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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SafeBulkers

July 16, 2019

Safe Bulkers, an international provider of marine drybulk transportation services, announced that the first scrubber was successfully installed and commissioned on MV Martine, a Japanese,...
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shipping-iron-ore

July 11, 2019

The Baltic Exchange’s main sea freight index rose to its highest in more than five and a half years on Wednesday, driven by demand for...
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cargill

July 10, 2019

With the world’s largest dry cargo ships coming out of service for refits to comply with tougher rules on emissions, charter rates are expected to...
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iron_ore_bulk

July 8, 2019

The Baltic Exchange’s main sea freight index rose more than 2 percent on Friday, its best week in nearly five years, mainly fuelled by strong...
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bulker

July 5, 2019

Greek and Chinese shipping interests have dominated transactions for bulkers so far in 2019, with companies from either side involved in 130 out of the...
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Diana

July 2, 2019

Diana Shipping announced that, through a separate wholly-owned subsidiary, it has entered into a time charter contract with Uniper Global Commodities SE, Düsseldorf, for one...
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ocean yield

July 1, 2019

Ocean Yield announced that it has agreed to acquire one 206,000 dwt newcastlemax dry bulk newbuilding for a total consideration of USD 40 million net...
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Grindrod

June 28, 2019

Grindrod Shipping Holdings, a global provider of maritime transportation services in the drybulk and product tanker sectors, announced a number of transactions for the purpose...
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