iron ore


Thursday, May 30, 2013
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Panamax Rates Slide for 26th Straight Day as Chinese Mills Put Pressure on Spot Market

(Bloomberg) — Rates to ship iron ore fell by the most in two weeks on speculation steel mills in China, the largest buyer, are using inventories instead

May 30, 2013
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Thursday, May 16, 2013
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Capesize Rates Fall as China Uses Existing Stockpiles of Iron Ore

(Bloomberg) — Rates for iron-ore carriers fell for a sixth day on speculation Chinese steel mills are drawing on stockpiles instead of imports, according

May 16, 2013
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Friday, May 3, 2013
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Capesize Charters Gain 24% on Cheap Iron Ore Prices

(Bloomberg) — A slump in the price of iron ore may be the catalyst for China to start importing more of the steelmaking raw material and for shipping

May 3, 2013
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Tuesday, April 30, 2013

Greeks Bet Ship Rout Ending with Surge in Orders

Greek shipping companies are ordering the most new iron-ore carriers since 2008, betting the five-year rout in charter rates may be nearing an

April 30, 2013
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Wednesday, April 17, 2013
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Vale Super Ore Carrier Allowed into Chinese Port

Vale mega ship called at a port in eastern China this week, marking the first entry of the vessels since Beijing banned them in January

April 17, 2013
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Iron Ore Miners Plan $250 Billion in New Expansion, Capesize Outlook Improves

Iron ore output expanding 11 percent this quarter will help increase shipping rates, according to Fearnley Securities

April 17, 2013
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Wednesday, April 3, 2013
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Baltic Dry Index Falls As Chinese Steel Fundamentals Show Weakness

(Bloomberg) — The Baltic Dry Index, a gauge of costs to transport grains and minerals by sea, fell the most since Dec. 19 amid slowing charters of

April 3, 2013
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Wednesday, March 27, 2013
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Dry Bulk Market Could be on Cusp of Sustained Recovery Says Jefferies

(Bloomberg) — Stronger demand for iron ore and coal shipped by sea, led by record monthly steel production in China amid slowing fleet growth, is poised

March 27, 2013
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Wednesday, March 6, 2013
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Global Shipments of Iron Ore Expected to Increase 39%, Yet Dry Bulk Market Still Looks Unprofitable

(Bloomberg) — A 39 percent jump in iron-ore cargoes over the next three years will fail to offset a surplus of the biggest ships hauling the steelmaking

March 6, 2013
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Thursday, February 28, 2013
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Shipping Iron Ore on Valemax Carriers Proves Extremely Costly for Brazilian Miner

(Bloomberg) — Brazilian miner Vale SA more than doubled spending on maritime freight in the fourth quarter as it shipped more of the steel-making

February 28, 2013
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Wednesday, February 27, 2013
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Australian Cyclone Delays 74 Capesize Bulkers, Brazilian Ore Ships Stand to Benefit

(Bloomberg) — Charter rates for Capesize ships, which fell for a 14th session today, may rebound as increased export cargoes from Brazil compensate for

February 27, 2013
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Australian Storm Seen Delaying 43% of Global Iron-Ore Exports

(Bloomberg) — A storm that closed Australian ports handling 43 percent of world iron-exports delayed as many as 74 vessels amid rain that might interrupt

February 27, 2013
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Monday, February 25, 2013

Capesize Rates Seen Doubling on China Iron-Ore Reserves

By Isaac Arnsdorf and Rob Sheridan (Bloomberg) — Shipping rates for iron ore are poised to double next quarter as Chinese steelmakers import extra

February 25, 2013
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Cyclone ‘Rusty’ Expected to Cause Major Disruptions at Australian Iron Ore Ports

By James Regan SYDNEY, Feb 25 (Reuters) – World trade in iron ore faces major disruptions as a cyclone bears down on Western Australia, shutting port

February 25, 2013
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Monday, February 18, 2013
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Demand for Chinese Iron Ore Imports Seen Curbed on Price Gap

Chinese demand for iron ore cargoes may advance more slowly than expected following holidays in the Asian country, because import prices are at level that

February 18, 2013
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Friday, February 15, 2013
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Mitsui O.S.K. Lines Signs 20-Year Deal with Rio Tinto

HONG KONG – Rio Tinto has signed a 20-year contract with Japan’s Mitsui O.S.K. Lines Ltd (MOL) to carry iron ore from Australia to China, as the

February 15, 2013
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Monday, February 11, 2013
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Polaris Shipping Pays $44.4 Million for 20-Year-Old Bulker

(Bloomberg) — A South Korean shipping company with 10 vessels hired out to Vale SA, the world’s largest iron-ore producer, bought an 11th vessel

February 11, 2013
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Friday, February 1, 2013
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Ore, Coal Arbitrages Seen Exceeding Chinese GDP for Ship Demand

(Bloomberg) — Price arbitrages that make it profitable for traders to ship coal and iron ore to China may become more important in determining ship

February 1, 2013
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Wednesday, January 30, 2013
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Capesize Rates and Iron Ore Prices Decline as Chinese New Year Approaches

(Bloomberg) — Iron ore is poised to decline through the end of March as China, the world’s largest user, has a week-long holiday next month and

January 30, 2013
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Monday, January 28, 2013
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Day Rates for Dry Bulk Ships Fall as Storms Hinder Australian Ore and Coal Cargos

(Bloomberg) — Iron ore and coal shipping costs slid for a fifth day amid speculation storms in Australia are curbing demand for vessels carrying the

January 28, 2013
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