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How to Invest in Shipping

November 13th, 2017|0 Comments

If you ask me how to invest in shipping stocks, I have to reply: Why? Seriously, folks. There’s a reason we call the shipping sector the place “where money goes to die,” and it’s not [...]

MABUX: Bunker prices rally may slow down next week

November 13th, 2017|0 Comments

MABUX World Bunker Index (consists of a range of prices for 380 HSFO, 180 HSFO and MGO at the main world hubs) sharply increased in the period of Nov. 02 – Nov. 9: 380 HSFO [...]

S.Korean refiners aim to benefit from 2020 shipping mandate

November 13th, 2017|0 Comments

South Korean refiners are planning to spend over $5 billion on plant upgrades in response to tighter rules on shipping fuel, boosting production of low-sulphur fuel oil as well as other high-end products. The refiners [...]

Containers weekly round up: Contract negotiations in the spotlight

November 13th, 2017|0 Comments

November has turned out to be a tug of war contest for the global front haul routes as the annual contract negotiations take the spotlight. The carriers are attempting to keep rates higher than this [...]

Yemen’s Houthis threaten to attack warships, oil tankers if ports stay closed

November 13th, 2017|0 Comments

Yemen’s armed Houthi movement said on Sunday it could attack warships and oil tankers from enemy countries in retaliation against the closure of Yemeni ports by a Saudi-led military coalition last week. Saudi Arabia has [...]

Tanker Newbuilding Ordering Slows Down After “Frantic” First Half of 2017

November 13th, 2017|0 Comments

Tanker ordering activity has slowed down over the past few months, after a very busy first half of the year. In its latest weekly report, shipbroker Gibson said that “earlier this year a rebound in [...]

Jones Act spot market oversupplied: OSG

November 11th, 2017|0 Comments

Rates garnered by vessels owned by New York-listed Overseas Shipholding Group (OSG), a major Jones Act vessel operator, fell sharply year-to-date in 2017. The company’s 22-vessel strong fleet has increasingly entered the oversupplied spot market, [...]

Marine fuel rules not spurring refining capex

November 11th, 2017|0 Comments

US refiners saw little need to invest in more coking or heavy feedstock processing capacity ahead of rules reducing the sulfur content of marine fuel. Complex US refiners looked at smaller investments to take advantage [...]

Agreement on EU CO2 quotas excludes shipping for now

November 11th, 2017|0 Comments

Thursday morning, the European Parliament and the EU member states agreed on a revision of the EU’s Emissions Trading System, ETS. For the time being, the agreement excludes shipping and instead it gives IMO the [...]

LNG Demand Rise Bodes Well for the Future of LNG Shipping

November 11th, 2017|0 Comments

Demand for LNG has continued to rise over the course of the past few months, which is shaping up to provide a long-term boost in LNG shipping as well. In a recent market update, ship [...]

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