Across the board rise

Hamburg Shipbrokers' Association's new ConTex containership chartering index up a point to 351.

This is the Hamburg Shipbrokers' Association assessment of charter rates in US dollars a day for six different ship sizes and the new ConTex - Container Ship Time Charter Index.

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Date

1,100-teu

1,700-teu

2,500-teu

2,700-teu

3,500-teu

4,250-teu

ConTex

31/01/2013

charter_up.jpg5,449

charter_up.jpg6,313

charter_up.jpg8,591

charter_up.jpg8,360

charter_up.jpg9,290

charter_up.jpg12,353

charter_up.jpg351

29/01/2013

charter_up.jpg5,432

charter_up.jpg6,295

charter_up.jpg8,588

charter_down.jpg8,312

charter_up.jpg9,267

charter_up.jpg12,308

charter_even.jpg350

24/01/2013

charter_down.jpg5,424

charter_down.jpg6,286

charter_down.jpg8,585

charter_down.jpg8,322

charter_up.jpg9,254

charter_down.jpg12,296

charter_even.jpg350

22/01/2013

charter_up.jpg5,429

charter_up.jpg6,291

charter_down.jpg8,595

charter_even.jpg8,341

charter_down.jpg9,226

charter_down.jpg12,312

charter_even.jpg350

17/01/2013

charter_down.jpg5,418

charter_up.jpg6,278

charter_up.jpg8,606

charter_down.jpg8,341

charter_down.jpg9,241

charter_down.jpg12,361

charter_down.jpg350

15/01/2013

charter_up.jpg5,423

charter_up.jpg6,270

charter_down.jpg8,602

charter_down.jpg8,366

charter_down.jpg9,271

charter_down.jpg12,431

charter_even.jpg351

10/01/2013

charter_up.jpg5,396

charter_down.jpg6,266

charter_down.jpg8,607

charter_up.jpg8,405

charter_down.jpg9,305

charter_up.jpg12,485

charter_even.jpg351

08/01/2013

charter_even.jpg5,385

charter_up.jpg6,276

charter_up.jpg8,610

charter_down.jpg8,392

charter_up.jpg9,308

charter_down.jpg12,473

charter_even.jpg351

03/01/2013

charter_down.jpg5,385

charter_down.jpg6,271

charter_down.jpg8,597

charter_down.jpg8,405

charter_down.jpg9,299

charter_down.jpg12,506

charter_down.jpg351

20/12/2012

charter_down.jpg5,395

charter_down.jpg6,287

charter_down.jpg8,612

charter_down.jpg8,475

charter_down.jpg9,332

charter_down.jpg12,659

charter_down.jpg353

Performance of the VHSS ConTex containership indices.

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ConTex index = 1,000 on 2 October 2007.

  • The 1,100-teu vessel is the CV 1100 standard ship type, built 2002 onwards, with a charter period of 12 months.
  • The 1,700-teu vessel is the B 170 standard ship type, built 1995 onwards, with a charter period of 12 months.
  • The 2,500-teu vessel is the Type 2500 standard ship, built 1997 onwards, with a charter period of 24 months.
  • The 2,700-teu vessel is a gearless standard ship, age unspecified, with a charter period of 24 months.
  • The 3,500-teu vessel is a gearless standard ship, age unspecified, with a charter period of 24 months.
  • The 4,250-teu vessel is a gearless standard ship, age unspecified, with a charter period of 24 months.

Tankers

VLCCs charge ahead

All other tanker sectors slump, led by LR1s and suezmaxes.

VLCCs
Suezmaxes
LR1s
  • 10 Apr 12:10 GMT

Dry cargo

Dry bulk recovery continues

Most dry bulk indices were up this week allowing the Baltic Dry Index (BDI) to gain more ground.

Capesize
Panamax
Supramax
  • 31 Mar 15:03 GMT

Containers

ConTex keeps improving

The Hamburg Shipbrokers' Association index gets closer to the 400-point mark.

4,250 teu
2,700 teu
1,100 teu
  • 20 Apr 15:05 GMT

Offshore

Anchor-handlers improve

The latest rig moves have cleaned Norway out of ships.

AHTS
Large PSV
Small PSV
  • 07 Apr 09:22 GMT