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Five risks to check: Dry bulk shipping

Trade tensions, Chinese policies and supply disruptions may continue to affect market landscape even as fleet growth remains low

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Will China’s tariffs hit Trump or dry bulk shipping?

US-China dry bulk trade plays a small role in the overall picture, but cargo flows are still set to be altered significantly by tariffs










Scrapping 2020

Will there be a race to the scrap yards ahead of the 2020 low-sulphur fuel regulations?









Shipping faces up to trade wars

Vessel operators will need to be nimble to meet demand from new trade lanes if the trade tension continues to escalate

Market Insight

Set Alert for Lloyd's List Dry Bulk :: Market Insight

Latest From Capes, Handies, Panamax & Ultra and supras

Dry bulk owners remain upbeat about the market

Overall orderbook remains at historically low levels, adding to the optimism in the market

International Singapore

Pacific coal trades lend support to panamax bulkers

Deutsche Bank sees mid-sized carriers outperforming other dry bulk segments on the back of strengthening coal trades in the Pacific basin combined with higher grains exports in the Atlantic

International Dry Bulk

Drewry says capesize rates unhindered by trade war

The trade war uncertainties, while having little direct impact on the dry bulk market, might lead to a slowdown in the increase in charter rates

Dry Bulk Capes
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Equity Watch

Set Alert for Lloyd's List Dry Bulks :: Equity Watch

Latest From Diana Shipping Inc, Golden Ocean, Safe Bulkers, Scorpio Bulkers & Star Bulk

Diana raises $100m from unsecured bond offer

Greek bulker owner is latest to tap Norwegian debt market

Europe North America

Safe Bulkers moves to install scrubbers on half its fleet

Contracts with Alfa Laval and Cosco targ retrofits for 19 vessels within 2019

North America United States

Scorpio Bulkers and Global Ship Lease secure fleet expansion funding

This latest loan marks the third time the Emanuele Lauro-chaired Scorpio Bulkers has shored up its balance sheet in the past three months

North America United States
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Set Alert for Lloyd's List Dry Bulk :: Outlook

Latest From Market Outlooks & Dry Bulk

The power of externalities

With strong supply-demand signals, external factors such as Washington’s policy preferences have become the strongest risks to shipping markets

North America United States

Owners hope sunshine can win the day

Supply-demand balances are improving in box, dry bulk, oil and gas shipping sectors as shipping confidence index rises further

Dry Bulk Tankers and Gas

Look into the crystal ball – and decide what to do next

With a broad market recovery and a brighter outlook, owners have a chance to avoid past mistakes in 2018

Containers Dry Bulk

Dry bulk: Why the Year of the Dog can wag its tail

For the first time in several years, the demand and supply equilibrium should be restored

Dry Bulk Annual Outlook

Year-end projections: Bulker earnings

Capes forecast to double yearly earnings as China again drives demand

International China

Painting the supply-demand picture for the months ahead

We present the essential supply and demand drivers of dry, wet bulk and gas sectors in charts in our mid-year outlook
China Dry Bulk
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