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Chartering Reports


Rates stall

Rates for VLCCs trading spot flatline; brokers blame lull on seasonal slowdown and Muslim holiday.

30 Jul 2014

Dry cargo

Demand boost

Capesize rates took another small step forward today with panamaxes and supramaxes also heading up.

29 Jul 2014


Rising tide

Hamburg Shipbrokers' Association's ConTex chartering index hits 365.
4,250 teu
2,700 teu
1,100 teu

15:32 GMT


Hardle a ripple

North Sea support vessel market continues to be very quiet with little chartering activity.
Large PSV
Small PSV

15:32 GMT