Monday, July 26, 2021
baltic exchange offices
Finance

Baltic Index Climbs On Uncertainty And Extreme Weather

by John Konrad (gCaptain) The Baltic Exchange’s main sea freight index, the Baltic Dry Index (BDI), rose for a fourth straight session on Monday, fueled by higher demand for Capesize...

July 26, 2021
Total Views: 549

Monday, June 28, 2021
bulk ship
Shipping

Baltic Index Hits 11-Year High on Gains Across Segments

June 28 (Reuters) – Baltic Exchange’s main sea freight index , tracking rates for ships carrying dry bulk commodities, hit a more than 11-year peak bolstered by firmer rates across...

June 28, 2021
Total Views: 939

Wednesday, May 26, 2021
bulk carrier ballast water
Shipping

Baltic Index Falls for Second Session on Capesize, Panamax Rates Retreat

May 26 (Reuters) – The Baltic exchange’s main sea freight index fell for a second consecutive session on Wednesday on a retreat in rates for the capesizes and panamax vessel...

May 26, 2021
Total Views: 1674

Thursday, May 6, 2021
bulk carrier ballast water
Shipping

Baltic Dry Index Snaps 15-Session Winning Streak

May 6 (Reuters) – The Baltic exchange’s main sea freight index dropped from an 11-year peak on Thursday, breaking its 15-session winning steak, weighed down by lower rates for the...

May 6, 2021
Total Views: 1888

Wednesday, May 5, 2021
bulk ship
Shipping

Baltic Dry Index Rises to Highest Level Since June 2010

May 5 (Reuters) – The Baltic exchange’s main sea freight index rose on Wednesday, its highest since mid-2010, boosted by gains across vessel segments. * The Baltic dry index, which...

May 5, 2021
Total Views: 2235

Wednesday, April 28, 2021
bulk carrier
Shipping

Higher Rates Lift Baltic Dry Index to Level Not Seen Since 2010

April 28 (Reuters) – The Baltic Exchange’s main sea freight index, which tracks rates for ships ferrying dry bulk commodities, gained on Wednesday to its highest since September 2010, as...

April 28, 2021
Total Views: 2032

Monday, April 26, 2021
bulk-ship-loading-grain
Finance

Agriculture Prices Soar Alongside Bulkship Rates

The Baltic Dry Index and bulk ship rates are soaring along with related ETFs. One reason might be a surge in global wheat, corn, and soybean prices alongside new export...

April 26, 2021
Total Views: 2454

Wednesday, April 21, 2021
bulk ship
Shipping

Baltic Dry Index Jumps to Over 10-Year Peak on Capesize Surge

April 21 (Reuters) – The Baltic Exchange’s main sea freight index surged to its highest in over a decade on Wednesday, powered by a jump in the larger capesize vessel...

April 21, 2021
Total Views: 4250

Monday, April 19, 2021
bulk ship
Shipping

Higher Vessel Rates Lift Baltic Dry Index to 1.5-Year Peak

April 19 (Reuters) – The Baltic Exchange’s main sea freight index, which tracks rates for ships ferrying dry bulk commodities, rose to 1-1/2-year peak on Monday as demand improved across...

April 19, 2021
Total Views: 1381

Wednesday, April 7, 2021
bulk carrier underway
Shipping

Dry Bulk Shipping Rates Are Surging and the Rally Isn’t Over

By Isis Almeida, Rachel Graham and Annie Lee (Bloomberg) — For a glimpse of how quickly and unevenly economies are recovering from the pandemic, look no further than the market for...

April 7, 2021
Total Views: 4323

Monday, March 22, 2021
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Shipping

Baltic Dry Index Rises to Over 1-Year High

March 22 (Reuters) – The Baltic Exchange’s main sea freight index tracking rates for ships ferrying dry bulk commodities scaled an over one-year peak on Monday, propelled by higher rates...

March 22, 2021
Total Views: 1806

Wednesday, March 17, 2021
baltic dry index
Shipping

Baltic Dry Index Jumps as Panamax Rates Hit Over 10-Year High

March 17 (Reuters) – The Baltic Exchange’s main sea freight index on Wednesday climbed to a near 1-1/2-year high as panamax rates scaled a more than 10-year peak on China...

March 17, 2021
Total Views: 2171

Wednesday, February 17, 2021
Shipping

Baltic Dry Index Jumps Over 17%

Feb 17 (Reuters) – The Baltic Exchange’s main sea freight index rose to its highest in over three weeks on Wednesday as demand for capesizes rebounded and rates for the...

February 17, 2021
Total Views: 1514

Tuesday, February 2, 2021
Large Bulker Ship
News

Baltic Index Down Near Four-Week Low

by Bharat Govind Gautam (Reuters) – The Baltic Exchange’s main sea freight index, which tracks rates for ships carrying dry bulk commodities, on Monday was down at its lowest since early...

February 2, 2021
Total Views: 1060

Monday, January 11, 2021
bulk carrier
Shipping

Baltic Dry Index Extends Rally Surging 10%

Jan 11 (Reuters) – The Baltic Exchange’s main sea freight index climbed about 10% to its highest level in three months on Monday as soaring coal demand from China continued...

January 11, 2021
Total Views: 3070

Friday, January 8, 2021
dry bulk ship, bulker
Shipping

Baltic Index Jumps 11% as Chinese Coal Demand Propels Capesizes

Jan 8 (Reuters) – The Baltic Exchange’s main sea freight index jumped about 11% to its highest in nearly three months on Friday as high Chinese coal demand drove up...

January 8, 2021
Total Views: 4753

Tuesday, January 5, 2021
bulk ship
Shipping

Rising Capesize, Panamax Rates Buoy Baltic Dry Index

Jan 5 (Reuters) – The Baltic Exchange’s main sea freight index, tracking rates for ships carrying dry bulk commodities, climbed on Tuesday to its highest level since mid-October last year...

January 5, 2021
Total Views: 2064

Thursday, December 24, 2020
bulk ship
Shipping

Baltic Dry Index Marks First Yearly Gain in Three Years

Dec 24 (Reuters) – The Baltic Exchange’s main sea freight index posted its first annual gain in three years on Thursday as iron ore shipments to China bounced higher, despite...

December 24, 2020
Total Views: 2128

Tuesday, November 3, 2020
dry bulk ship, bulker
Maritime News

Baltic Dry Index Hits Over 4-Month Low on Weak China Demand

Nov 3 (Reuters) – The Baltic Exchange’s main sea freight index fell to a more than four-month low on Tuesday as weak demand from China dragged down vessel rates across...

November 3, 2020
Total Views: 125

Monday, October 5, 2020
bulk ship
Maritime News

Baltic Dry Index Rallies Past 1-Year High

Oct 5 (Reuters) – The Baltic Exchange’s main sea freight index, tracking rates for ships carrying dry bulk commodities, rose to its highest in more than a year on Monday...

October 5, 2020
Total Views: 195