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The Baltic Exchange’s main sea freight index rose on Thursday on stronger vessel rates, with capesiz [...]

Shares of Shipping Corporation of India (SCI) gained 2.4% to Rs 111.1 after the company’s board appr [...]

Introduction 2021 to date has been one of the best years in recent memory for sale and purchase, wit [...]

July was marked by yet another series of disruptions, many of them natural disasters – including fir [...]

July saw the container shipping industry enter uncharted water, as long-term contracted rates surged [...]

The shipping container that has been the building block of global trade growth is turning into the l [...]

SEACOR Marine Holdings Inc., a leading provider of marine and support transportation services to off [...]

Prices of dry freight shipping containers have doubled over the past year to reach historic highs bu [...]

HSFO380 supply has improved in Houston while its price maintains regional premiums, and truck driver [...]

On a Week 31, MABUX World Bunker Index did not show any significant changes. The 380 HSFO index rose [...]

The Federal Maritime Commission said Aug. 4 it will question eight ocean liners on their practices r [...]

Scorpio Tankers Inc. yesterday reported its results for the three and six months ended June 30, 2021 [...]

Teekay Corporation reported results for the three and six months ended June 30, 2021. These results [...]

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

Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. yesterday announced that its group company Phoenix Tankers Pte. Ltd. signe [...]

Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha, Ltd. (“K” LINE) has been conducting a joint project with Mitsubishi Shipbuild [...]

The global COVID-19 pandemic situation has fueled a growing demand for air transport solutions for i [...]

Nakilat, a global leader in energy transportation, Classification Society DNV, and a group of leadin [...]

Leading Classification Society ClassNK has released “ClassNK Technical Journal”. The purpose of this [...]

With next generation offshore wind farms almost upon us, Jan De Nul Group is selling the Jack-Up Ins [...]

Shipping

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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 [...]

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Dry Bulk

Owners of dry bulk carriers should be thrilled with the returns of the current freight market. In it [...]

The Baltic Exchange’s main sea freight index rose on Thursday on stronger vessel rates, with capesiz [...]

Today, Thursday, August 05 2021 , the Baltic Dry Index climbed by 58 points, reaching 3376 points. B [...]

Arrival of freshly harvested soybeans and corn has been halted at the Argentine port of Bahia Blanca [...]

The Baltic Exchange’s main sea freight index, which tracks rates for ships ferrying dry bulk commodi [...]

High transoceanic freight prices caused sugar consumers around the world to pause their buying and u [...]

Today, Wednesday, August 04 2021 , the Baltic Dry Index climbed by 37 points, reaching 3318 points. [...]

The Baltic Exchange’s main sea freight index, which tracks rates for ships ferrying dry bulk commodi [...]

Brazil’s soybean exports fell in July as the hoarding of stocks by farmers raised supply concerns, s [...]

Benchmark iron ore futures in China rose more than 3% on Tuesday, after five straight sessions of de [...]

Today, Tuesday, August 03 2021, the Baltic Dry Index showed no change, remaining at 3281 points. Bal [...]

The iron ore-led dry bulk market boom could still have enough steam to run, despite the recent negat [...]

The Baltic Exchange’s main sea freight index dipped on Monday on losses in the large and medium-size [...]

China’s coal buyers are bracing for prices to rise in the second half of the year, from already near [...]

Today, Monday, August 02 2021 , the Baltic Dry Index decreased by 10 points, reaching 3282 points. B [...]

China will release more than 10 million tonnes of coal from state reserves to ensure steady supply t [...]

Capesize The Capesize market strengthened this week as Pacific routes were affected by weather incid [...]

Amid all the talk of global warming, climate change-induced catastrophes, decarbonization and green [...]

Safe Bulkers, Inc., an international provider of marine drybulk transportation services, announced i [...]

Port News

Containers have piled up almost to full capacity at the port in Ho Chi Minh City, and the ministry w [...]

The Government of Canada supports infrastructure projects that create quality, middle-class jobs and [...]

Galveston Wharves at the Port of Galveston and energy transition services firm Stabilis Solutions ha [...]

Since its inception, Jawaharlal Nehru Port Trust (JNPT), one of India’s premier container handling P [...]

Closure of borders 05 Aug 2021, Mauritius Mauritius has announced the closure of its borders up unti [...]

Global supply chains in the next normal are going to be markedly different and will have to be reima [...]

Arrival of freshly harvested soybeans and corn has been halted at the Argentine port of Bahia Blanca [...]

Oil product stockpiles at the UAE’s port of Fujairah have fallen to a four-month low, led by a decli [...]

On Monday, 2 August, the Port of Rotterdam Authority, the KVNR, Arbo Unie and VRC will start vaccina [...]

Adani Ports and Special Economic Zone Limited (APSEZ) on Tuesday said that the company believes that [...]

Port of Tanjung Pelepas (PTP), which is listed among the top 20 ports in the world, is the only port [...]

Ports Australia is urging both the Western Australian Government and shipping charterers and lines t [...]

The following comments are from Craig Carmody, CEO Port of Newcastle. Port of Newcastle is pleased t [...]

COVID-19 vaccination of seafarers 04 Aug 2021, Norway GAC Norway is offering Janssen (Johnson & [...]

Operadora Portuaria Centroamericana (OPC), the Honduran subsidiary of International Container Termin [...]

The Ministry of Transport revealed that China witnessed a big increase in its freight output in the [...]

One year after the huge explosions that destroyed the Port of Beirut, a host of international compan [...]

Brokerage firm Credit Suisse has upgraded Adani Ports to ‘outperform’ from ‘neutral’, raising its ta [...]

Located in southeast Texas where the Brazos River empties into the Gulf of Mexico, Port Freeport is [...]

By 2035, the Chinese government plans to create a top-notch maritime trade and logistics cluster on [...]

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