The commoditization of the global LNG market has had implications across several associated industries, ranging from the gas-fired power sector to seaborne gas transportation. Hence, it came as no surprise that the venerable Baltic Exchange, [...]
From 1 March 2018 the BDI will be re-weighted to the following ratios of timecharter assessments: 40% capesize, 30% panamax and 30% supramax and will no longer include the handysize timecharter average. For more information [...]
Although hardly a surprise, as most market delegates and shipowners were expecting a weak tanker market anyhow, January has proven to be quite the disappointment for tanker owners. Freight rates have fallen at below operating [...]
Following the difficulties of 2016, containership market conditions saw some improvements through 2017, and a number of key box sector indicators performed more strongly last year, alongside cautiously optimistic market sentiment. While there remains a [...]
Malaysia has the opportunities to further develop its maritime economy, with the support of numerous shipyards, ports and terminals, in addition to its prime geographic location. Nazery Khalid, Honorary Secretary of the Association of Marine [...]
The Baltic Exchange’s main sea freight index, ended the week over 10 percent lower on Friday, as rates fell across all vessel segments, pushing the index to near 6-month lows. The overall index, which factors [...]
The Fujairah-Singapore delivered bunker fuel spread narrowed to minus $1/mt from minus $7/mt last Friday, S&P Global Platts data showed. The spread is typically in the range of minus $6-minus $15/mt, and has narrowed this [...]
All the economics suggest that the MPV market should be doing much better than it actually is. Demand growth is steady and significantly higher than fleet supply growth, so why are owners still chasing rates? [...]
Rates for LNG tankers picked up considerably during the final part of 2017. In the LNG shipping spot market, TFDE headline rates, as reported by Clarksons, rose through the end of the fourth quarter, reaching [...]
THE BUNKER BOOK XI
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We have started taking orders for our inaugural edition which will be published and circulated from July, 2017. The e-copy (electronic format, PDF file) directory comes in a user friendly/handy pen drive (Credit card shape, 8 GB USB stick) will be published annually in the month of August every year.
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