Moore Stephens: Shipping Confidence Hits Three-Year High

(Moore Stephens) - Shipping confidence reached its equal highest rating in the past three years in the three months to end-May 2017, according to the latest Shipping Confidence Survey from international accountant and shipping adviser Moore Stephens. The average confidence level expressed by respondents to the survey was up to 6.1 out of 10.0 from the 5.6 recorded in the … [Read more...]

Shipping Confidence Holds Steady Despite Industry and Political Pressures

(Moore Stephens LLP) - Shipping confidence held steady in the three months to end-February 2017, according to the latest Shipping Confidence Survey from international accountant and shipping adviser Moore Stephens. In February 2017, the average confidence level expressed by respondents was 5.6 out of 10.0, unchanged from the previous survey in November 2016 and equal to … [Read more...]

Shipping Will Find Ways to Ride Out Protracted Downturn -Moore Stephens

(Moore Stephens) - The shipping industry will use a mixture of experience and innovation to navigate what is likely to be another volatile year for the industry in 2017, says international accountant and shipping adviser Moore Stephens. Richard Greiner, Moore Stephens Partner, Shipping & Transport, says, “Making predictions about the shipping industry is as volatile an … [Read more...]

Moore Stephens: Shipping to Remain Volatile and Indispensable in 2016

International accountant and shipping adviser Moore Stephens expects the shipping industry to remain volatile and indispensable in 2016. Moore Stephens shipping partner Richard Greiner offers this advice on what to expect during the year: “The ultimate definition of an optimist has been characterised as an accordion player with an answerphone. Such extreme optimism might … [Read more...]

Shipping Industry Confidence at Seven-Year Low

  Overall confidence levels in the shipping industry fell during the three months to May 2015 to a level equal to the lowest rating recorded in the past seven years, according to the latest Shipping Confidence Survey from international accountant and shipping adviser Moore Stephens. Respondents complained predominantly about low freight rates and overtonnaging, while … [Read more...]