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Chartering Reports


Products plunge, but dirty does better

All major products tanker classes finished this week in negative territory, with long-range-1 products tankers suffering the largest declines.

09 Oct 2015

Dry cargo

Cape rates slide

Rates for capesizes have fallen below the $10,000 mark at the end of a week which saw only panamaxes progress.

09 Oct 2015


Five point drop

Hamburg Shipbrokers' Association's ConTex chartering index below 430.
4,250 teu
2,700 teu
1,100 teu

08 Oct 2015


PSVs go lower

Owners have continued to take less for supply work despite continuing lay-ups.
Large PSV
Small PSV

09 Oct 2015