Opinion

Opinion

BIMCO_

March 18, 2022

During the pandemic retail sales and personal savings have been increasing in tandem and supported US consumer demand for imports from the Far East. (more…)
Read More
drewry

March 8, 2022

The Drewry Multipurpose Time Charter Index increased to $10,987 per day in February, representing a rise of 1.7% compared to the 2.2% rise seen in...
Read More
oil_tanker

March 2, 2022

Oil companies, refiners, shippers and traders are all weighing their involvement and exposure to Russia after financial sanctions were imposed in response to the invasion...
Read More
containers

February 1, 2022

The Drewry Container Port Throughput Indices are a series of volume growth/decline indices based on monthly throughput data for a sample of over 235 ports...
Read More
containership

January 25, 2022

Container demand growth is losing some momentum amid mounting headwinds, but carriers will continue to rake huge profits, according to Drewry’s latest Container Forecaster report....
Read More
platts_grp

January 13, 2022

A dismal year for clean tanker earnings over most of 2021 ended with some improvement across a number of vessel classes in the fourth quarter,...
Read More
drewry

January 7, 2022

The Drewry Multipurpose Time Charter Index tracks one-year period charter rates across a basket of vessel types and sizes and forecasts the market movement over...
Read More
drewry

December 8, 2021

The Drewry Multipurpose Time Charter Index tracks one-year period charter rates across a basket of vessel types and sizes and forecasts the market movement over...
Read More
containers

December 3, 2021

The 10 leading publicly listed container shipping lines are on track to earn a record $115 billion to $120 billion in profit in 2021, a...
Read More
bulker

November 11, 2021

After a robust bull run which started in April 2021, dry bulk freight rates across vessel segments have fallen steeply on the back of easing...
Read More
drewry

October 22, 2021

In 3Q21 and early October, container shipping stocks saw a sell-off triggered by the risk of worsening container ship demand largely due to power shortages...
Read More
BIMCO_

October 15, 2021

After a slow start to the US soya bean export season, partly due to disruption from Hurricane Ida, US soya bean inspections ahead of exports...
Read More
iron_ore_bulk

September 30, 2021

As the average length of the journey increases, partly due to port congestions in China, soaking up capacity and pushing up spot rates, shipowners will...
Read More
Long Beach Container Terminal

September 24, 2021

The busiest US container ports are moving up the global rankings amid record import volumes, but the deluge of cargoes continues to exceed capacity with...
Read More
oil

September 24, 2021

Recovering demand for US oil products has caused a 25.9% rise in US seaborne imports of oil products in the first seven months of 2021...
Read More