Thursday, May 6, 2021
Wednesday, May 5, 2021
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...
Wednesday, April 28, 2021
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...
Monday, April 26, 2021
Wednesday, April 21, 2021
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...
Monday, April 19, 2021
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...
Wednesday, April 7, 2021
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...
Monday, March 22, 2021
Wednesday, March 17, 2021
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...
Wednesday, February 17, 2021
Tuesday, February 2, 2021
Monday, January 11, 2021
Friday, January 8, 2021
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...
Tuesday, January 5, 2021
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...
Thursday, December 24, 2020
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...
Tuesday, November 3, 2020
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...
Monday, October 5, 2020
Tuesday, September 29, 2020
Bulker Earnings Surge on China Infrastructure Investment
By Firat Kayakiran (Bloomberg) –Ships that transport coal and iron ore to China are seeing a surge in earnings as the nation’s demand for commodities rises, despite concerns about a...
Thursday, September 24, 2020
Baltic Index at Over 2-Month Peak as Capesize Activity Picks Up
Sept 24 (Reuters) – The Baltic Exchange’s main sea freight index jumped to a more than two-month high on Thursday as strong iron-ore shipments out of Australia and Brazil boosted...
Wednesday, July 29, 2020
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