Friday, October 16, 2020
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Finance

Baltic Index Falls Due To Weak Capesize Demand

The Baltic Index (BDIY), which provides a benchmark for the price of moving the major raw materials by sea, fell for a seventh straight session yesterday and is down almost five...

October 16, 2020
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Friday, March 31, 2017
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Maritime News

Capesize Rates Could Climb as Miners, Operators Jump Back in Market

By Keith Wallis SINGAPORE, March 31 (Reuters) – Freight rates for large capesize dry cargo vessels on key Asian routes, which hit multi-month highs on Tuesday, could climb further on...

March 31, 2017
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Friday, March 3, 2017
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Maritime News

Asia Capesize Rates to Stay Rangebound on Abundant Tonnage

By Keith Wallis SINGAPORE, March 3 (Reuters) – Freight rates for large capesize dry cargo vessels on key Asian routes could remain rangebound next week as abundant tonnage puts a...

March 3, 2017
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Thursday, February 23, 2017
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Maritime News

Capesize Rates to Climb on Higher Iron Ore Cargo Traffic

By Keith Wallis SINGPAORE, Feb 23 (Reuters) – Freight rates for large capesize dry cargo vessels on key Asian routes, which hit multi-week highs on Wednesday, are set to continue...

February 23, 2017
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Thursday, February 2, 2017
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Maritime News

Capesize Rates to Hold Steady on Ample Ship Supply

By Keith Wallis SINGAPORE, Feb 2 (Reuters) – Freight rates for large capesize dry cargo vessels on key Asian routes are likely to hold around the current levels next week...

February 2, 2017
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Thursday, January 19, 2017
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Maritime News

Capesize Rates to Hold Steady or Slip in “Good Market”

By Keith Wallis SINGAPORE, Jan 19 (Reuters) – Freight rates for large capesize dry cargo ships on key Asian routes could hold steady or slip slightly next week after unexpectedly...

January 19, 2017
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Thursday, December 22, 2016
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Maritime News

Capesize Rates to Diverge on Tight Tonnage, Ample Cargo

By Keith Wallis SINGAPORE, Dec 22 (Reuters) – Freight rates for large capesize dry cargo ships on key Asian routes could diverge with rates from Brazil to China nudging higher...

December 22, 2016
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Thursday, December 1, 2016
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News

Charterers Hold Back Cargo to Drag Down Capesize Rates

By Keith Wallis SINGAPORE, Dec 1 (Reuters) – Freight rates for large capesize dry cargo ships on key Asian routes could drop next week as charterers hold back cargo although...

December 1, 2016
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Thursday, October 20, 2016
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Maritime News

Capesize Rates to Fall as Too Much Tonnage Stalks Market

By Keith Wallis SINGAPORE, Oct 20 (Reuters) – Freight rates for large capesize dry cargo ships on key Asian routes will continue to fall next week as too many ships...

October 20, 2016
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Thursday, March 3, 2016
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Maritime News

Asia Capesize Rates to Stay Flat Despite Increase in Idle, Scrapped Chips

By Keith Wallis SINGAPORE, March 3 (Reuters) – Freight rates for capesize bulk carriers on key Asian routes are likely to remain flat as the number of vessels for hire...

March 3, 2016
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Wednesday, March 2, 2016
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Maritime News

Baltic Dry Index Continues Rise But Capesizes Hit New All-Time Low

March 2 (Reuters) – The Baltic Exchange’s main sea freight index, tracking rates for ships carrying dry bulk commodities, rose further on Wednesday, on improved rates for panamaxes and smaller...

March 2, 2016
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Thursday, October 29, 2015
Maritime News

Asia Capesize Rates Could Slide Further in Overtonnaged Market

  By Keith Wallis SINGAPORE, Oct 29 (Reuters) – Freight rates for capesize bulk carriers could slip further next week as too many ships available for hire weigh on the...

October 29, 2015
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Thursday, October 15, 2015
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Maritime News

Asia Capesize Rates Could Hit Bottom Next Week

  By Keith Wallis SINGAPORE, Oct 15 (Reuters) – Freight rates for capesize bulk carriers could bottom next week as owners resist charterers’ attempts to force rates lower on the...

October 15, 2015
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Wednesday, September 30, 2015
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Maritime News

Weak Capesize Demand Drags Down Baltic Dry Index

  Sept 30 (Reuters) – The Baltic Exchange’s main sea freight index, which tracks rates for ships carrying dry-bulk commodities, fell on Wednesday, primarily due to lower demand for capesize...

September 30, 2015
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Monday, September 21, 2015
Maritime News

Norden Trims Focus: Danish Owner Plans Exit from Capesize and Post-Panamax Vessel Segments

  By Ole Mikkelsen COPENHAGEN, Sept 21 (Reuters) – Danish shipping company D/S Norden plans to cut the number of vessel types it operates to help it through a long-depressed...

September 21, 2015
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Thursday, August 20, 2015
Maritime News

Dry Bulk – Capesize Rates to Fall on Excess Tonnage, Uncertain Demand

  By Keith Wallis SINGAPORE, Aug 20 (Reuters) – Freight rates for capesize bulk carriers are set to slide further next week, after falling to their lowest level in five...

August 20, 2015
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Friday, August 7, 2015
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News

Capesize Rates More Than Double in Last Month to Hit 2015 High

  By Manisha Jha and Bill Lehane (Bloomberg) — The cost of hiring a ship to haul iron ore more than doubled in the last month amid speculation that China...

August 7, 2015
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Thursday, July 23, 2015
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Maritime News

Asia Capesize Rates to Hold Steady with All Eyes on Atlantic

  By Keith Wallis SINGAPORE, July 23 (Reuters) – Freight rates for capesize bulk carriers are likely to hold steady next week although a rush of cargo in the Atlantic...

July 23, 2015
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Thursday, January 8, 2015
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Maritime News

Capesize Rates at Six-Year Lows, Could Slide Further

Rates for capesize bulk carriers have plunged to fresh six-year lows and could fall further with cargoes scarce in the post-holiday period, brokers said.

January 8, 2015
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Friday, December 19, 2014
News

Capesize Vessels Seen Taken Out of Service Amid Deeper Earnings Slump

A deeper slump in earnings for ships that carry most of the world’s coal and ore cargoes would force owners to take vessels out of service, according to shipbroker RS Platou Markets AS.

December 19, 2014
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