Market Reports

Shipping market analyses from leading analysts and brokers. The page also contains news on ship fixtures, sales & purchase and newbuildings.

Market Reports

Intermodal

September 29, 2021

Tanker Asset values have surprised to the upside, despite the downward pressure on the freight market... (more…)
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Gibson

September 27, 2021

The current strength in gas prices is having major ramifications for global energy markets... (more…)
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Intermodal

September 22, 2021

The unfolding last week of a trilateral defence pact between the United States, Australia, the United Kingdom (AUKUS) envisages a wide range of collaboration, but...
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EA-Gibson

September 20, 2021

The news that the Nigerian National Petroleum Company (NNPC) intends to take a 20% stake in the $18 billion under-construction Dangote Refinery caused us to...
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Gibson

September 13, 2021

This year has seen an impressive surge in commodity prices. Steel prices reached multiyear highs in May and, although they have since eased back, values...
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Intermodal

September 8, 2021

Last August was extremely hot in the dry bulk market with rates rising at levels that we have years to witness. (more…)
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Gibson

September 6, 2021

As hurricanes and storms become increasingly more severe due to climate change and warming sea temperatures, so too has the impact on tanker shipping... (more…)
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Intermodal

September 1, 2021

As the summer season is coming to an end, the dry bulk market continues to rally... (more…)
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EA-Gibson

August 30, 2021

The latest VLCCs that have been reported as scrapped have joined a small, but up to recently growing number of tankers heading to recycling yards......
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Ships used to carry grains for export are seen next to a dredging boat (L) on the Parana river near Rosario, Argentina, January 31, 2017.  Picture taken January 31, 2017. REUTERS/Marcos Brindicci

August 25, 2021

24th of August 2021, the Baltic Dry Index reached 4,201, a YTD high and the highest since May 2010... (more…)
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Gibson

August 16, 2021

The past couple of years have been very turbulent in many international markets due to the global pandemic... (more…)
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Intermodal

August 11, 2021

Energy is at the core of the global climate dialogue as the climate challenge is essentially an energy challenge... (more…)
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Gibson

August 9, 2021

Concerns over growing inflationary pressure across the global economy have been gaining ground. This was reinforced in the recent July edition of the IMF’s World...
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Intermodal

August 4, 2021

Unlike the Dry Bulk and Container sectors where freight rates have surged into 2021, the tankers market continues to experience lackluster earnings hovering at the...
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EA-Gibson

July 26, 2021

So, after several weeks of behind the scenes talks and political wrangling, the OPEC+ alliance has once again found a way forward in its quest...
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