International News

Tallink Grupp has today published to the stock exchange its July 2020 passenger and cargo transporta [...]

Part I General Regulations for Technical Supervision and Part II Technical Documentation of the Rule [...]

MABUX World Bunker Index (consists of a range of prices for 380 HSFO, VLSFO and MGO (Gasoil) in the [...]

Carbon emissions from shipping rose in the six-year period to 2018 and accounted for 2.89% of the wo [...]

China’s New Export Orders Index rose to 48.4 in July but much more is needed for the country’s manuf [...]

The greenhouse gas emissions of shipping have increased from 977 million tonnes in 2012 to 1,076 mil [...]

The West African container trade covers some twenty-five countries, with twenty possessing direct ac [...]

When the annual survey for Berge Bulk’s Large Capesize (LCS) bulker Berge Zugspitze came due in the [...]

Bunker fuel demand in Hong Kong is seen falling around 10% in August from July due to a new 14-day q [...]

Kongsberg Digital is pleased to reveal that the company’s K-Sim Fishery simulator has earned a well- [...]

Intellian is proud to launch the latest addition to its next generation GX range of antennas: the GX [...]

COVID-19 related impacts on ocean shipping and the cruise industry were discussed Wednesday in a con [...]

ADNOC Logistics & Services (ADNOC L&S), the shipping and maritime logistics subsidiary of th [...]

Oil demand in Asia Pacific might be expected to plunge 1.8m barrels per day (bpd) this year, but the [...]

Bulugo has partnered with Whitehall Finance to provide a credit solution to bunker fuel and lubrican [...]

FIATA International Federation of Freight Forwarders Associations and international freight transpor [...]

FSL Trust Management Pte. Ltd. (“FSLTM”), as trustee-manager of First Ship Lease Trust (“FSL Trust” [...]

From 13 August ferry company Stena Line will start a new freight focused connection between Latvia, [...]

Following the announcement that CrossWind received the permit for the Hollandse Kust (noord) offshor [...]

As part of the Group’s growth strategy Ingmar Loges has joined Newport Shipping as Managing Director [...]


  • What's New on Platts.com
  • Error

In June 2008, S&P Global Platts launched the world's first daily iron ore price assessment, [...]

If electric vehicles, which rely wholly or partly on electricity stored in batteries as their source [...]

Steel consumers and producers in the US are duking it out. The battle is mostly under the radar and [...]

The longer China delays publishing its detailed trade data for April, the more it is feeding specula [...]

Attendance was greater than ever at the IATA Fuel Forum in London. Ease of location was no doubt a f [...]

The metallurgical coal market has been abuzz with chatter since reports last week of a $70 billion p [...]

Global oil demand growth was a much heralded sidekick to supply cuts that rebalanced the market in r [...]

Global oil demand growth was a much heralded sidekick to supply cuts that rebalanced the market in r [...]

Attendance was greater than ever at the IATA Fuel Forum in London. Ease of location was no doubt a f [...]

Since 1988, S&P Global Platts has published a monthly survey tracking OPEC crude oil production [...]

Since a collaboration with Intercontinental Exchange took effect six months ago, S&P Global Plat [...]

Global oil prices fell by up to 3% Friday after Saudi Arabia said it is working on a plan with allie [...]

Ever since Canada’s Liberal government came to power in late 2015, the 525,000 b/d Northern Gateway [...]

Since January S&P Global Platts quality differentials for the gangue elements such as [...]

As global crude oil has hit the $80/b mark, the industry is now wondering if there is a magic price [...]

US crude imports into the Louisiana Offshore Oil Port appear to be on an upswing in May alongside th [...]

RSS Error: A feed could not be found at http://www.platts.com/RSSFeedDetail/Shipping. A feed with an invalid mime type may fall victim to this error, or SimplePie was unable to auto-discover it.. Use force_feed() if you are certain this URL is a real feed.

Dry Bulk

Today, Tuesday, August 04 2020, the Baltic Dry Index climbed by 78 points, reaching 1463 points. Bal [...]

Today, Monday, August 03 2020, the Baltic Dry Index climbed by 35 points, reaching 1385 points. Balt [...]

Capesize A quiet end to the week could not disguise the improved sentiment in the capesize market, w [...]

Exporters in the United States will have a busy start to the upcoming marketing year after the recor [...]

The Brazilian wheat crop has the potential to surpass 7 million tonnes this year and reach a record, [...]

Vale is “sticking to” plans to produce at a run-rate of 400 million mt/year iron ore in 2022, should [...]

Ship owners in the dry bulk market have been adding more tonnage, as demand is picking up. In its la [...]

The Baltic Exchange’s main sea freight index edged higher for the third straight session, propped up [...]

Chinese buyers booked their single biggest-ever purchase of U.S. corn, extending their flurry of lar [...]

China could buy 12.5-13 million mt of soybeans from the US in the fourth quarter of 2020 as South Am [...]

Indonesia, the world’s top exporter of thermal coal, is stepping up efforts to diversify sales of th [...]

Today, Friday, July 31 2020, the Baltic Dry Index climbed by 2 points, reaching 1350 points. Baltic [...]

The Baltic Exchange’s main sea freight index extended gains on Thursday, helped by a rise in rates f [...]

Pacific Basin Shipping Limited, one of the world’s leading dry bulk shipping companies, today announ [...]

Today, Thursday, July 30 2020, the Baltic Dry Index climbed by 31 points, reaching 1348 points. Balt [...]

The Baltic Exchange’s main sea freight index rose on Wednesday, after declining for seven consecutiv [...]

Navios Maritime Partners L.P., an international owner and operator of dry cargo vessels, reported it [...]

Rio Tinto said on Wednesday it saw a sharp V-shaped recovery in China as stimulus spurred industrial [...]

Today, Wednesday, July 29 2020, the Baltic Dry Index climbed by 53 points, reaching 1317 points. Bal [...]

A total of 93 vessels carrying 15.22 million mt of iron ore arrived at eight major Chinese ports dur [...]

Port News

German container carrier Hapag-Lloyd rerouted one of its ships as another strike by the Port of Mont [...]

A depot at the Port of Beirut in Lebanon caught fire and led to an explosion Aug. 4, damaging the ci [...]

The efficient and effective performance of the Port of Cape Town is critical to economic recovery an [...]

Sea Commercial Port “Yuzhny” handled 1 million 533,6 tonnes of cargo in July 2020. It is 36% more th [...]

It’s a proud moment for Port of Duqm to receive the first container of COSCO Shipping Line. The ship [...]

In the first half of 2020, Universal Reloading Complex (MRC) operating in the Port of Ust-Luga trans [...]

13 port terminal tenders are due to be executed in Brazil by the end of the year. The tenders relate [...]

Townsville Port has awarded a $4.5 million truck staging upgrade contract to local firm, RMS Enginee [...]

Please note today’s update received from MGTP: “Given the uncertainties of the current labor situati [...]

Isaias weakened into a tropical storm over eastern North Carolina, the U.S. National Hurricane Cente [...]

The pace of container port capacity expansion is forecast to contract at least 40% over the next fiv [...]

Port of Hamburg The Port of Hamburg could play a major role in Germany’s national hydrogen strategy. [...]

Kalmar, part of Cargotec, has received an order for four forklifts from Yizheng Port Co., Ltd., incl [...]

Mon., 8/3 Port of Wilmington Container Gate will be open 0700-1200 to receive loads and empties. No [...]

Singapore-based Rocktree, a one-stop solutions provider for turnkey projects from concept to medium [...]

The EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement will enter into force on August 1 2020. Trade between the Port o [...]

S.C. Ports Authority is proud to further its longtime partnership with Michelin North America, Inc. [...]

The Maritime Employers Association (MEA) has advised that the Longshoremen’s Union has filed another [...]

A Japanese company has confirmed it is involved in a tender process for consultancy services relatin [...]

Recently published figures from Swedish Confederation of Transport Enterprises for the first quarter [...]

Terms & Conditions