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Asset Market Review – VLCC

February 27th, 2018|0 Comments

Over the course of 2017, VLCC tanker values exhibited price depreciation for the second consecutive year, as the market fundamentals put pressure on earnings. Newbuilding contracts averaged US $82.8 million (basis Korea/Japan), a decline of [...]

Havila Shipping ASA: Financial report Q4 2017

February 27th, 2018|0 Comments

Havila Shipping ASA achieved an operating income before depreciation of NOK 7.6 million in Q4 2017, compared with NOK 102.9 million in Q4 2016. Total operating income was NOK 139.0 million in Q4 2017, compared [...]

Banks Steer European Shipping towards Low Carbon

February 27th, 2018|0 Comments

Efforts to green the European shipping industry have received a boost this week, with two major banks pledging to fund €300 million worth of clean tech investments in ships over the next three years. The [...]

Dry Bulk FFA: Panamax Market Starting to Strengthen

February 27th, 2018|0 Comments

Highlights: The index technical is starting to strengthen, however a higher high is still needed to be regarded as bullish. If the index makes a higher close, then it would suggest that any pullback in [...]

Crude Tankers Could Be Headed for Record Demolitions

February 27th, 2018|0 Comments

The demise of the crude tanker market could be translated to record demolition activity during 2018. In its latest weekly report, shipbroker Charles R. Weber said that “following a depressed year for crude tanker earnings [...]

Giant Oil Ships From the U.S. to Cut Time, Money and Traders

February 27th, 2018|0 Comments

Big oil tankers sailing from the U.S. are set to bring along some benefits for refiners in Asia while allowing them to sidestep traders serving the world’s top crude-buying region. The new option to load [...]

MR Tankers Market is stronger and rising right now

February 26th, 2018|0 Comments

A look at VV trade data shows that ton mile demand for MR tankers is increasing, which in turn has supported returns in an otherwise brutal market environment for owners. US crude oil production has [...]

Refiners tease plans for 2020 0.5% sulfur bunker fuels

February 26th, 2018|0 Comments

As the shipping and bunker industries await the new 0.5% global marine fuel sulfur limit in less than two years, refiners have this week started to reveal some of their plans for the fuels they [...]

VLCC Cargoes from the US: A New Market Development

February 26th, 2018|0 Comments

The news that a trial VLCC loading occurred in Louisiana was a rather significant development in the global tanker market. According to the latest weekly report from shipbroker Gibson, the successful loading of a VLCC [...]

Capesize Market Rises Strongly with Rates Reaching Close to $16,000s

February 26th, 2018|0 Comments

Capesize The market showed signs of recovery even before the Chinese return to work, with a push on the West Australia/China run. All the major Australian shippers came into the market and rates broke US$7.00 [...]

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