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Chartering Reports


Rates hold steady

Brief lull in activity overshadowed by rates that are well above levels seen a year ago.

23 Jan 2015

Dry cargo

Clean sweep

Capesize rates were back in reverse today to lead the overall dry cargo sector down.

18:53 GMT


Stuck again

Hamburg Shipbrokers' Association's ConTex chartering index unchanged at 375.
4,250 teu
2,700 teu
1,100 teu

08 Jan 2015


Hope for owners

A busier day of bookings in the North Sea has lifted rates for both anchor-handlers and PSVs.
Large PSV
Small PSV

18:53 GMT