Thursday, December 11, 2014
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Storm Damage at Port of Buenos Aires [PHOTOS]

The Port of Buenos Aires sustained some serious damage earlier this week after a strong thunderstorm knocked down trees and cut power across much of the city.

December 11, 2014
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Friday, March 22, 2013
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South American Grain Continues to Support Panamax Rates, Capesize Ships Take Another Hit

By Shrutee Sarkar March 22 (Reuters) – The Baltic Exchange’s main sea freight index, which tracks rates for ships carrying dry commodities, firmed for the 18th consecutive day on Friday,...

March 22, 2013
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Monday, March 11, 2013
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South American Grain Boom Drives Panamax Rates Higher

March 11 (Reuters) – The Baltic Exchange’s main sea freight index, which tracks rates for ships carrying dry commodities, rose on Monday, primarily due to higher panamax rates that were...

March 11, 2013
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Friday, March 8, 2013
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Panamax Demand Rises on Increased Grain Exports from South America

(Bloomberg) — The Baltic Dry Index, a measure of commodity-shipping costs, rose to the highest level this year on demand to transport grain cargoes.  The gauge added 1.1 percent to...

March 8, 2013
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Thursday, February 14, 2013
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South American Grains Fuel Higher Day Rates for Panamax Ships, Capesizes Decline

Returns for Panamax ships, the main grain and coal carriers, reached the highest in almost two months as the reopening of some Asian offices after holidays and South America’s nearing...

February 14, 2013
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