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04

Mar 2020
Chinese owners increasing acquisitions of secondhand capesizes

Vessels of this category are much cheaper now [PAID=]Chinese shipowners are diving into the cheap secondhand capesize market, as they are now 12.7 percent cheaper from the comparable year-ago period, ...

04

Mar 2020
Chinese owners increasing acquisitions of secondhand capesizes

Vessels of this category are much cheaper now ...To read the full article on BulkWeek, click here.

24

Apr 2019
Rate of recycling for Capesizes increasing

Ship owners are looking to alleviate the market, but pace is yet behind desired, say shipbrokers Ship owners are looking to alleviating the pressured bulk market, having increasing the recycling rate ...

01

Apr 2019
Capesizes’ index drops to record low

Baltic index has continued to decline during the quarter The Baltic Exchange’s main sea freight index fell further on March 29, marking its biggest quarterly decline in three years as the capesize ...

01

Apr 2019
Capesizes’ index drops to record low

Baltic index has continued to decline during the quarter ...To read the full article on BulkWeek, click here.

01

Feb 2018
Goodbulk announces delivery of two capesizes

The company also sold a vessel of the same model GoodBulk announced that in January it took delivery of two capesize vessels and sold another one of the same model, as was told on a press release.  ...

20

Apr 2017
Winning Shipping keeps on buying capesizes

The Chinese shipowner makes its mark on the second hand market Chinese dry bulk owner Winning Shipping continues to pick up vessels from the second hand market, Splash 24/7 reported. Winning recently ...

18

Jul 2016
Iron ore bump to boost Asia capesizes

Traders more optimistic about rates next week. Reuters reports that freight rates for large capesize dry cargo ships on key Asian routes could rise next week on higher volumes of iron ore cargoes, ...

11

Dec 2015
Drybulk capesizes still in choppy waters as Asia demand sags

Rates in Pacific under pressure, but Atlantic fees on the rise.   Reuters reports that the market for capesize bulk carriers is likely to be a tale of two oceans next week.   This, as rates in ...

28

Nov 2013
South Korea: STX Pan Ocean awaits $98m worth capesizes

Two capesize bulk carriers to be delivered to STX Pan Ocean end of December 2016 South Korean shipping company has sealed a deal with Hanjin Heavy Industries & Construction for two capesize bulk carriers ...

28

Nov 2013
South Korea: STX Pan Ocean awaits $98m worth capesizes

Two capesize bulk carriers to be delivered to STX Pan Ocean end of December 2016 South Korean shipping company has sealed a deal with Hanjin Heavy Industries & Construction for two capesize bulk carriers ...

07

Sep 2021
Aluminium prices hit decade-highs following Guinea coup

... local ports. According to research from broker Arrow, Guinea exported 44.7 million tons in the first half of 2021 with 70 percent of it heading to China. Capesizes accounted for 80 percent of total bauxite ...

17

Aug 2021
Baltic Dry Index continues its upward trend and rises above 11-year peak

On Monday August 16, it rallied to its highest level at 3,566 points According to Hellenic Shipping News, the Baltic Exchange’s main sea freight index, which tracks rates for ships carrying dry bulk ...

28

Apr 2021
Baltic Dry Index increases to 2,889 points

... the level of the previous day, writes MarineLink. The capesize index jumped 254 points or 6 percent to 4,516, its highest level since mid-September 2019. Average daily earnings for capesizes, which transport ...

28

Apr 2021
Baltic Dry Index increases to 2,889 points

... the level of the previous day, writes MarineLink. The capesize index jumped 254 points or 6 percent to 4,516, its highest level since mid-September 2019. Average daily earnings for capesizes, which transport ...

26

Apr 2021
Genco acquires another bulker vessel

New-York based owner acquired a 2016-built ultramax bulker and took its ultramax fleet to ten vessels New York-listed dry bulk owner Genco Shipping & Trading has acquired a 2016-built Chinese ultramax ...

19

Apr 2021
Large ore carriers market weakens in 2021

The orderbook for very large ore carriers (VLOCs) have been giving space to supersized capesizes over the last years Only 4 very large ore carriers (VLOCs) are scheduled for delivery in 2021, and in ...

26

Jan 2021
Australian coal carriers' queue eases in China ports

... into the origins of the coronavirus. Braemar ACM data showed that there were 19 capesizes and 47 panamaxes waiting to discharge Australian coal in China last week, totalling 7.5 million dwt, nine ships ...

26

Jan 2021
Australian coal carriers' queue eases in China ports

... into the origins of the coronavirus. Braemar ACM data showed that there were 19 capesizes and 47 panamaxes waiting to discharge Australian coal in China last week, totalling 7.5 million dwt, nine ships ...

26

Jan 2021
Capesize market witnesses active start in 2021

Ten capesizes have changed hands in the first weeks of 2021, a very active start Ten capesizes have been sold in the first weeks of 2021, an active start in a sector that has shown volatility, according ...

20

Jan 2021
Cold winter across East Asia sends coal prices up

High demand for coal sparked a strong growth in freight rates for capesizes A cold winter across East Asia is sending prices for coal up, and sparking a strong growth in freight rates for LNG carriers ...

20

Jan 2021
Cold winter across East Asia sends coal prices up

High demand for coal sparked a strong growth in freight rates for capesizes A cold winter across East Asia is sending prices for coal up, and sparking a strong growth in freight rates for LNG carriers ...

18

Dec 2020
Star Bulk Carriers to acquire three 2010-built capesize bulkers

... vessels of which 25 are capesizes. Star Bulk is taking the E.R. Bayonne, E.R. Buenos Aires and E.R. Borneo, all built at South Korea’s Hyundai Heavy Industries, for USD 39 million, plus 2.1 million shares ...

26

Nov 2020
Baltic Dry Index climbs for seventh straight session

... points to its highest since November 16, at 1,469. Average daily earnings for capesizes were up USD 190 at USD 12,186. The panamax index gained 15 points at 1,413 points, a peak since October 13. Average ...

13

Nov 2020
Baltic Dry Index keeps declining to reach 1,124 points

... 3.9 percent, to 1,550 points, its lowest since June 12, and the panamax index rose 12 points, or 1 percent, to 1,177 points. Average daily earnings for capesizes declined by USD 525 to USD 12,854, while ...

12

Nov 2020
Baltic Dry Index hits near five-month low at 1,141 points

... 12. The panamax index, in its turn, weakened by 5 points, or 0.4 percent, to 1,165 for the 10th straight session. The supramax index lost 6 points to 882. Average daily earnings for capesizes dipped ...

04

Nov 2020
Baltic Dry Index hits 4-month low level

... by 21 points, or 1.6 percent, reaching 1,263 points, its lowest since mid-June. In its turn, the capesize index also fell by 33 points, or 1.7 percent, to 1,862 points. Average daily earnings for capesizes, ...

04

Nov 2020
Baltic Dry Index hits 4-month low level

... by 21 points, or 1.6 percent, reaching 1,263 points, its lowest since mid-June. In its turn, the capesize index also fell by 33 points, or 1.7 percent, to 1,862 points. Average daily earnings for capesizes, ...

15

Oct 2020
Baltic Exchange’s freight index touches its lowest point in two months

... its worst day since July 22. Capesizes, which typically transport 150,000-tonne cargoes such as iron ore and coal, registered a fall in average daily earnings of USD 2,192, to USD 23,305. Iron ore ...

15

Oct 2020
Baltic Exchange’s freight index touches its lowest point in two months

... its worst day since July 22. Capesizes, which typically transport 150,000-tonne cargoes such as iron ore and coal, registered a fall in average daily earnings of USD 2,192, to USD 23,305. Iron ore ...

14

Oct 2020
The Baltic Dry Index resurges as China’s demand for iron ore picks up

... in dry bulk, which is the world’s largest freight market in terms of volume. Rates for Capesizes hit year-to-date highs in October, driven primarily by industrial demand. As iron ore demand from China ...

07

Jul 2020
Larger bulkers in vogue at Eastern Pacific after latest capesize purchase

The Singarope-based company has recently bought the Graceful Madonna Eastern Pacific Shipping (EPS) has bought the Japanese-built (2010) capesize bulker Graceful Madonna from Doun Kisen, for USD $20 ...

03

Jul 2020
Seanergy secures refinancing for capesize pair

...  Two of the company’s capesizes (Geniuship and Gloriuship) will be securing the new facility, which will have a five-year term. Since the loan is not yet finalized, the company has an agreement to extend ...

01

May 2020
Seanergy Maritime Holdings signs new charter contract

The company has also secured the extension of an existing contract Seanergy Maritime Holdings was able to secure a new charter contract with Glencore for one of its capesizes, and an extension for another ...

01

May 2020
Seanergy Maritime Holdings signs new charter contract

The company has also secured the extension of an existing contract ...To read the full article on BulkWeek, click here.

06

Mar 2020
Seanergy Maritime seals receives approval for refinancing

The facilities are secured by two of the company’s Capesizes Seanergy Maritime Holdings has received approval from one of its existing lenders to extend the maturity of two loan facilities worth USD ...

07

Feb 2020
Majority of orders for very large ore bulk carriers come from Chinese companies

Chinese leasing companies are also moving into the Capesize market Around 80 percent of all the orders for very large ore carriers are controlled by Chinese leasing companies, reports Splash 24/7. ...

30

Oct 2019
Baltic Dry Index remains unchanged as panamax rates drop

Data for October 29 The Baltic Dry Index decreased by one point, totaling 1,802 points, reports Hellenic Shipping News. Lower rates for Panamax vessels offset the higher demand for Capesizes. ...

30

Oct 2019
Baltic Dry Index remains unchanged as panamax rates drop

Data for October 29 ...To read the full article on BulkWeek, click here.

01

Aug 2019
Capesize vessels arriving in Brazil to double in August

... of around 100 percent month-on-month, according to Splash 24/7. “Now, with around 125 Capesizes in or bound for Brazil over the next 30 days, we expect spot rates to ease off in the short term,” Cleaves ...

15

Apr 2019
Ship owners sending more vessels to scrapyards

Low freight rates pushing owners to increase scraps in first quarter Sharp declines in dry cargo ship freight rates during the first quarter of the year have led ship owners to send more ships to ...

12

Apr 2019
Capesize freight rates under pressure from unusual situations

... as well as Indonesia, Malaysia and Oman, equipped to receive Valemax ships, the biggest mineral vessels in the world, with capacity for 400,000 tonnes of ore. The company charters Capesizes and Very Large ...

20

Mar 2019
Seanergy Maritime Holdings’ revenues improve in 2018

... our Capesizes that are expected to be completed in Q3 and Q4 of this year. Upon completion, the vessels will commence index-linked period employment with three leading dry-bulk charterers ranging in duration ...

06

Mar 2019
Capesize demand affected by Chinese high iron ore inventories

... that China’s iron ore imports fell by 1.8 percent year-on-year, despite steel production increasing during 2018. In 2019, demand for Capesizes is expected to be proportional to iron ore inventories ...

19

Feb 2019
Dry bulk vessels orders shifting larger end for newbuilds

... fleet standing only at two percent, implying a trend towards the larger end of the scale for these newbuildings. The orderbook ratio for Capesizes is currently at seventeen percent, while handysized ...

21

Jan 2019
Dry bulk fleet’s growth in 2018 remains subdued

... deadweight terms, Capesizes formed the majority of 35 percent, counting 26 units totaling 9.5 mln dwt. Dry bulk demolitions in 2018 also fell to a record low of 41 units totaling 4.0 mln dwt, a sharp drop ...

18

Jan 2019
Dry Bulk market fundamentals provide solid start for 2019

... 38 percent for Capesizes, 33 percent for Panamaxes, nine percent for Supramaxes and 70 percent for Handysizes”, Allied’s analyst said. He added that “this conservatism in the market is an important ...

05

Nov 2018
Coal exports increase in Vostochny Port, Russia

... cars carrying coal, an increase of 2.8 percent over the past year. The coal was loaded into 483 dry bulk cargo carriers, including 161 Panamax ship and 48 Capesizes. The Vostochny Port, located in the ...

05

Nov 2018
Coal exports increase in Vostochny Port, Russia

... cars carrying coal, an increase of 2.8 percent over the past year. The coal was loaded into 483 dry bulk cargo carriers, including 161 Panamax ship and 48 Capesizes. The Vostochny Port, located in the ...

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