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Dry Bulk Market On Firmer Ground

February 12th, 2018|0 Comments

Capesize A switch to the Atlantic with rates firming as charterers seemed keen to fix and tonnage was tight, prompting a recovery in rates. Transatlantic coal runs were paying near the mid-teens for standard capes [...]

Tanker Ship Owners Are on Consolidation Mode

February 12th, 2018|0 Comments

As tanker freight rates are still reeling under the pressure of oversupply of tonnage, more and more tanker owners are entering consolidation mode, in a bid to improve economies of scale and avoid financial problems. [...]

Container shipping: More mergers, better mergers

February 12th, 2018|0 Comments

A few precepts can help industry players better manage mergers and the integration process. The container shipping industry is expected to continue to struggle with overcapacity and an inability to deliver value to shareholders. As [...]

Maersk profit miss puts CEO’s shipping route under scrutiny

February 12th, 2018|0 Comments

A.P. Moller-Maersk’s decision to focus on transport and jettison oil was put under pressure on Friday as the world’s largest container shipping firm missed profit forecasts. Although Maersk’s chief executive Soren Skou said he remained [...]

Tumbling Mediterranean bunker fuel prices fail to entice buyers

February 12th, 2018|0 Comments

Bunker prices in the Mediterranean have plunged over the week in tandem the ICE Brent futures, but buyers remain reticent. “As the market has edged down, the inquiries have been fewer and fewer,” a supplier [...]

Number of jet vessels diverting across Atlantic nears double figures

February 12th, 2018|0 Comments

The number of vessels carrying jet fuel diverting across the Atlantic to the US and Caribbean is close to double figures, as an eighth vessel joins the list, data from S&P Global Platts trade flow [...]

Zero-Emission Vessels 2030. How do we get there?

February 9th, 2018|0 Comments

LR and University Maritime Advisory Services (UMAS) released ‘Zero-Emission Vessels 2030’ in December 2017, a study aiming to demonstrate the viability of zero-emission vessels (ZEVs) – identifying what needs to be in place to make [...]

Baltic index rises for third day on higher Capesize rates

February 9th, 2018|0 Comments

The Baltic Exchange’s main sea freight index inched up for the third straight session on Thursday as higher capesize rates offset weakness across all other vessel segments. The overall index, which factors in rates for [...]

Coal buyers spooked by Indonesia’s new shipping rules -Assoc

February 9th, 2018|0 Comments

Buyers of Indonesian coal are holding back orders of the fuel after the government issued new shipping rules for coal and crude palm oil that would restrict exports to Indonesian vessels, an industry association said [...]

Slide2Open Shipping Finance Conference 2018: The way forward

February 9th, 2018|0 Comments

Not too long ago, shipowners only had to know the broad concepts of a first preferred ship mortgage and would secure a shipping loan on a handshake; for more ambitious among them, the capital horizon [...]

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