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GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Monday 6, April 2020)

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Monday 6, April 2020)
. GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Monday 6, April 2020) GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY HIGHLIGHTS April 6, 2020 Global Markets Oil prices fell early on Monday with Brent crude standing 1.2% lower on the day at $33.55/bbl on oversupply jitters after Saudi Arabia and Russia postponed the OPEC+ teleconference...
April 6th, 2020 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

What a week* that was with the Markets, Geopolitics and Coronavirus…

What a week* that was with the Markets, Geopolitics and Coronavirus…
John Faraclas What a week* that was with the Markets, Geopolitics and Coronavirus… Lack of steam is this week’s market is the main characteristic for both the Dry and Wet Markets; Geopolitics seem on hold but this is the biggest bluff; Coronavirus raises the stakes for what is yet to come. John Faraclas’...
April 3rd, 2020 | Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, Health and Safety, HR, Insight, Markets, Military, Reports, Safety and Security, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Friday 3, April 2020)

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Friday 3, April 2020)
. GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Friday 3, April 2020) GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY HIGHLIGHTS  April 3, 2020 Global Markets Oil prices were lower today, giving back part of yesterday’s hefty gains following US President Donald Trump’s comments that he expects Saudi Arabia and Russia to reach a deal...
April 3rd, 2020 | Banking, Finance, Health and Safety, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

BIMCO: As oil prices plummet, crude oil tanker time charter rates skyrocket

BIMCO: As oil prices plummet, crude oil tanker time charter rates skyrocket
Peter Sand BIMCO: As oil prices plummet, crude oil tanker time charter rates skyrocket Geopolitics is the dominating variable in the tanker market these days. With the OPEC+ negotiations falling apart and Saudi Arabia initiating an oil price war, the crude oil tanker spot freight rates, and time charter...
April 2nd, 2020 | BIMCO, Chartering, Oil Industry, Oil Platforms and Rigs, Reports, Tankers | Read More

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Thursday 2, April 2020)

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Thursday 2, April 2020)
. GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Thursday 2, April 2020) GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY HIGHLIGHTS April 2, 2020 Global Markets German Chancellor Angela Merkel announced yesterday that the nationwide shutdown would be extended until at least 19 April, while President Donald Trump warned of two “painful”...
April 2nd, 2020 | Banking, Finance, Health and Safety, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Dry Market midweek blues, Wets thrive and the Coronavirus anathema “remains” an enigma…

Dry Market midweek blues, Wets thrive and the Coronavirus anathema “remains” an enigma…
John Faraclas Dry Market midweek blues, Wets thrive and the Coronavirus anathema “remains” an enigma… The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) following a “surge” due to the volatile Capes was down two points since yesterday and now reads 624… The VLCC’s and ULCC’s witnessed another unprecedented rise...
April 1st, 2020 | Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, Health and Safety, HR, Markets, Military, News, Reports, Safety and Security, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Wednesday 1, April 2020)

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Wednesday 1, April 2020)
. GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Wednesday 1, April 2020) GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY HIGHLIGHTS April 1, 2020 Global Markets Euro area headline HICP inflation dropped by 0.5pp to 0.7%YoY in March on the back of lower oil prices, while core inflation was down 0.2pp to 1.0%YoY. In FX markets, the USD gained,...
April 1st, 2020 | Banking, Health and Safety, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Tuesday 31, March 2020)

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Tuesday 31, March 2020)
. GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Tuesday 31, March 2020)  GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY HIGHLIGHTS March 31, 2020 Global Markets Risk sentiment was moderately positive earlier today amid hopes of progress in finding a vaccine against COVID-19. Data from China showing a bounce in official PMI for March and...
March 31st, 2020 | Banking, Finance, Health and Safety, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Falling Markets, global Recession and the Coronavirus effect

Falling Markets, global Recession and the Coronavirus effect
John Faraclas Falling Markets, global Recession and the Coronavirus effect Another interesting week and brace for more difficulties in all fronts. John Faraclas’ daily and weekly recaps: The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) lost 13 points and now stands  at 556; on a weekly basis same was down 69 points –...
March 27th, 2020 | Airline Industry, Aviation, Chartering, Comment, Dry Bulkcarriers, Health and Safety, Insight, Markets, News, Ports & Terminals, Reports, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

This special edition of Maritime Connection COVID-19 UK Maritime SME Business Support – how to access support, assess eligibility & how to apply

This special edition of Maritime Connection COVID-19 UK Maritime SME Business Support – how to access support, assess eligibility & how to apply
. This special edition of Maritime Connection COVID-19 UK Maritime SME Business Support – how to access support, assess eligibility & how to apply This special edition of Maritime Connection focuses on a wide range of business support measures that have been made available to UK Maritime SMEs...
March 27th, 2020 | Communication, Health and Safety, News, Reports | Read More

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Friday 27, March 2020)

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Friday 27, March 2020)
. GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Friday 27, March 2020) GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY HIGHLIGHTS March 27, 2020 Global Markets The leaders of G20 pledged on Thursday to inject over $5trn in the global economy and “do whatever it takes to overcome the pandemic”. The EUR/USD regained the 1.10 threshold...
March 27th, 2020 | Banking, Finance, Health and Safety, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Thursday 26, March 2020)

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Thursday 26, March 2020)
. GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Thursday 26, March 2020) GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY HIGHLIGHTS March 26, 2020 Global Markets Global equities resumed their downtrend earlier today on market uncertainty whether the US $2trn stimulus package that the Senate approved yesterday would be enough to mitigate...
March 26th, 2020 | Banking, Finance, Health and Safety, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Midweek Dry Market blues, Wets “thrive” and Coronavirus begins to devastate Planet Ocean

Midweek Dry Market blues, Wets “thrive” and Coronavirus begins to devastate Planet Ocean
John Faraclas Midweek Dry Market blues, Wets “thrive” and Coronavirus begins to devastate Planet Ocean The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) lost 21 points and now stands at 582; the Geopolitics remain sour as something is about to happen due to the Coronavirus effect as well as with the existing Recession...
March 25th, 2020 | Airline Industry, Aviation, Health and Safety, Insight, Markets, Reports, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Covid – 19: Updates from Regency on March 25

Covid – 19: Updates from Regency on March 25
. Covid – 19: Updates from Regency on March 25 In these unprecedented and worrying for the whole world times, I found it difficult to even start writing this update. In the last week it seemed every bit of news was bad news, with global Covid-19 infections climbing and countries going into lockdown. But...
March 25th, 2020 | Health and Safety, Reports | Read More

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Monday 24, March 2020)

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Monday 24, March 2020)
. GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Monday 24, March 2020) GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY HIGHLIGHTS March 24, 2020 Global Markets The Fed announced yesterday additional measures to offset the severe disruption to the economy caused by COVID-19, including purchases of US treasuries and mortgage-backed securities...
March 24th, 2020 | Banking, Finance, Health and Safety, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

The Markets, Coronavirus et al: mind the …”gap”*…

The Markets, Coronavirus et al: mind the …”gap”*…
John Faraclas The Markets, Coronavirus et al: mind the …”gap”*… Is there any inasmuch proviso to solve the perplexed Dry and Wet Markets or the Coronavirus – this unprecedented story engulfing everything all over Planet Ocean, or anything else the Business Hooligans of the Universe have...
March 19th, 2020 | Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, Fixtures, Health and Safety, Insight, Markets, News, Reports, Safety and Security, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Friday 13, March 2020)

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Friday 13, March 2020)
. GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Friday 13, March 2020) GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY HIGHLIGHTS March 13, 2020 Global Markets At its policy meeting yesterday, the ECB approved credit and liquidity measures that were not far from market expectations to contain the effect of the COVID-19 outbreak. A few hours...
March 13th, 2020 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Wednesday 11, March 2020)

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Wednesday 11, March 2020)
. GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Wednesday 11, March 2020)  GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY HIGHLIGHTS March 11, 2020 Global Markets Major global equity markets are back in the red amid growing scepticism about the effectiveness of measures adopted by governments and central banks to mitigate the economic...
March 11th, 2020 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Tuesday 10, March 2020)

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Tuesday 10, March 2020)
. GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Tuesday 10, March 2020) GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY HIGHLIGHTS March 10, 2020 Global Markets Global equity markets bounced in early trade on Tuesday on market speculation for coordination stimulus from global policymakers to cushion the impact of the COVID-19 outbreak....
March 10th, 2020 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

BIMCO: Capesize remains submerged in the depths of despair 2020-10March

BIMCO: Capesize remains submerged in the depths of despair 2020-10March
Peter Sand BIMCO: Capesize remains submerged in the depths of despair 2020-10March Full report attached, extracts only below. Capesize remains submerged in the depths of despair While the Capesize segment has been massively impacted by the coronavirus, the smaller dry bulk segments are starting to recover...
March 10th, 2020 | BIMCO, Dry Bulkcarriers, Markets, Reports | Read More

Real-world engagement – better policy-making, Gender Balance Index

Real-world engagement – better policy-making, Gender Balance Index
.. Real-world engagement – better policy-making, Gender Balance Index Tuesday 10 March 2020 –  Vol.11 Ed.11.1 Commentary: Real-world engagement, better policies By Carolyn Wilkins in Ottawa The case for diversity and inclusion in central banks is clear. Central bank leaders recognise that welcoming...
March 10th, 2020 | Banking, Comment, HR, Markets, Reports, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

Markets fall, messy Geopolitics and Coronavirus shakes Planet Ocean

Markets fall, messy Geopolitics and Coronavirus shakes Planet Ocean
John N. Faraclas Markets fall, messy Geopolitics and Coronavirus shakes Planet Ocean The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) lost a point and now stands at 616; messy and perplexed Geopolitics coupled with chaotic Coronavirus advances brings down Planet Ocean’s economy. John Faraclas’ brief daily recap: The Capes,...
March 9th, 2020 | Dry Bulkcarriers, Health and Safety, Markets, News, Reports, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Monday 9, March 2020)

GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Monday 9, March 2020)
. GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY (Monday 9, March 2020) GLOBAL & REGIONAL DAILY HIGHLIGHTS March 9, 2020 Global Markets Market expectations for further Fed rate easing following last week’s emergency 50bps rate cut and continuing falling UST yields kept the USD under pressure. The EUR/USD extended...
March 9th, 2020 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Japan’s austerity lessons, Gender Balance Index 2020 and more

Japan’s austerity lessons, Gender Balance Index 2020 and more
Japan’s austerity lessons, Gender Balance Index 2020 and more THE WEEKEND REVIEW  Latest opinion and analysis from OMFIF around the world  2-6 March 2020, Vol.11 Ed.8 Most-Read Commentary Japan’s austerity lessons: They say insanity is doing the same thing over and over but expecting...
March 7th, 2020 | Banking, HR, Jobs, Markets, Reports, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Greek Controlled Shipping Statistics 2020

Greek Controlled Shipping Statistics 2020
Radm (HCG)  Rt Kostas Amarantodis, director of the GSCC who oversees the annual statistiscs Greek Controlled Shipping Statistics 2020 GREEK CONTROLLED SHIPPING Αn information paper based on data provided to the GSCC by IHS Markit For the 33 rd consecutive year the GSCC presents statistical data,...
March 6th, 2020 | News, Reports, Statistics | Read More