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Tanker Weekly – January 7, 2013- Tainted Alpha

This is a syndicated repost courtesy of Tainted Alpha. To view original, click here. The fleet is growing slower in tankers than in dry bulk and the order-book is smaller in proportion to the fleet size. The difference is that the volumes are more stable then in wet cargo, so overall maybe a bit better situation than in dry bulk, but…

Dry Bulk Weekly – May 7, 2012 | Tainted Alpha

May 7th, 2012 by Belisarius (For The Week Ending May 4, 2012) Baltic dry index rose 0.1% last week; Capesize Index was up 5.1%; Panamax Index fell 12.1%; Supramax Index was up 1.5%; Handysize Index rose 2.2%. Iron ore inventory at Chinese ports and price mostly flat. Steel stockpiles fell further, but remained at elevated levels while price remained flat. Thermal…