Archive for the ‘Fixtures’ Category

Only at 2, 000 plus points the BDI(and Shipping) will make sense…

Only at 2, 000 plus points the BDI(and Shipping)  will make sense…
John Faraclas Whilst the BDI is…approaching the 400 points threshold, in reality and despite what the media and analysts report, as well as what the owners and managers want – needless to say the expectations from the stock markets for the listed companies and the financiers’ interest, given...
March 21st, 2016 | Chartering, Civil Unrest, Containers, Corruption, Disputes, Dry Bulkcarriers, Fixtures, Gas, Health and Safety, Immigration, Markets, News, Oil Industry, Safety and Security, Sales and Purchases, Sanctions, Ship Demolitions, Ship Finance, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Diana fixes Kamsarmax “Myrsini” on period to RWE

Diana fixes Kamsarmax “Myrsini” on period to RWE
DIANA SHIPPING INC. ANNOUNCES TIME CHARTER CONTRACT FOR M/V MYRSINI WITH RWE   ATHENS, GREECE, March 7, 2016 – Diana Shipping Inc. (NYSE: DSX), (the “Company”), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of dry bulk vessels, today announced that, through a separate wholly-owned...
March 7th, 2016 | Chartering, Company Profiles, Dry Bulkcarriers, Fixtures, Markets, News | Read More

Diana fixes panamax “Protefs” on period to Transgrain

Diana fixes panamax “Protefs” on period to Transgrain
DIANA SHIPPING INC. ANNOUNCES TIME CHARTER CONTRACT FOR M/V PROTEFS WITH TRANSGRAIN  ATHENS, GREECE, February 19, 2016 – Diana Shipping Inc. (NYSE: DSX), (the “Company”), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of dry bulk vessels, today announced that, through a separate wholly-owned...
February 19th, 2016 | Chartering, Company Profiles, Dry Bulkcarriers, Fixtures, Markets, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Diana fixes caper “Semiro” on period with SwissMarine

Diana fixes caper “Semiro” on period with SwissMarine
DIANA SHIPPING INC. ANNOUNCES TIME CHARTER CONTRACT FOR M/V SEMIRIO WITH SWISSMARINE  ATHENS, GREECE, February 8, 2016 – Diana Shipping Inc. (NYSE: DSX), (the “Company”), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of dry bulk vessels, today announced that, through a separate wholly-owned...
February 8th, 2016 | Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, Fixtures, Markets, News | Read More

Diana’s latest period fixtures with RWE, Rio Tinto and Nidera

Diana’s latest period fixtures with RWE, Rio Tinto and Nidera
DIANA SHIPPING INC. ANNOUNCES DIRECT CONTINUATION OF TIME CHARTER AGREEMENT FOR M/V G. P. ZAFIRAKIS WITH RWE AND TIME CHARTER CONTRACTS FOR M/V NEW YORK WITH RIO TINTO AND M/V DIONE WITH NIDERA  ATHENS, GREECE, February 5, 2016 – Diana Shipping Inc. (NYSE: DSX), (the “Company”), a global shipping...
February 5th, 2016 | Dry Bulkcarriers, Fixtures, Markets, News, Stock Markets | Read More

A sea change…for the BDI @325…

A sea change…for the BDI @325…
John Faraclas Another 12 points down, another all times low record… making the BDI’s history more than interesting!  The John Faraclas daily market commentary: The Capes minus 19 points at 216 approaching the 200 barrier yet again. The Panamaxes’ BDI down 10 at 293 points; the Supras’ BSI...
January 28th, 2016 | Arctic Shipping, Chartering, Comment, Containers, Dry Bulkcarriers, Fixtures, Gas Carriers, Liner Shipping and Trade, LNG, LPG, Markets, Oil Industry, Reefer ships, Sales and Purchases, Ship Demolitions, Ship Finance, Shipping Indices, Short-sea shipping, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

At 345 the BDI opens a new chapter in Shipping’s History

At 345 the BDI opens a new chapter in Shipping’s History
John Faraclas Not even the volatile Capers can stop the Dry Markets from a total collapse creating yet another all time low BDI at 345! Something unimaginable for the hoi polloi, but not for those well understanding geopolitics and financial crisis issues, affecting shipping too…Not to mention...
January 26th, 2016 | At the end of the day..., Dry Bulkcarriers, Fixtures, Gas, Gas Carriers, Liner Shipping and Trade, LNG, Markets, News, Oil Industry, Sales and Purchases, Ship Demolitions, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Diana Shipping Inc. announces time charter Contract for m/v Philadelphia with RWE

Diana Shipping Inc. announces time charter Contract for m/v Philadelphia with RWE
ATHENS, GREECE, January 21, 2016 – Diana Shipping Inc. (NYSE: DSX), (the “Company”), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of dry bulk vessels, today announced that, through a separate wholly-owned subsidiary, it entered into a time charter contract with RWE Supply & Trading...
January 21st, 2016 | Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, Fixtures, Markets, Stock Markets | Read More

Diana fixes caper “Aliki” on period to Swissmarine

Diana fixes caper “Aliki” on period to Swissmarine
DIANA SHIPPING INC. ANNOUNCES TIME CHARTER CONTRACT FOR M/V ALIKI WITH SWISSMARINE  ATHENS, GREECE, January 15, 2016 – Diana Shipping Inc. (NYSE: DSX), (the “Company”), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of dry bulk vessels, today announced that, through a separate wholly-owned...
January 15th, 2016 | Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, Fixtures, Markets | Read More

DIANA fixes panamax “Nirefs” on period charter to Transgrain

DIANA fixes panamax “Nirefs” on period charter to Transgrain
DIANA SHIPPING INC. ANNOUNCES TIME CHARTER CONTRACT FOR M/V NIREFS WITH TRANSGRAIN ATHENS, GREECE, January 14, 2016 – Diana Shipping Inc. (NYSE: DSX), (the “Company”), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of dry bulk vessels, today announced that, through a separate wholly-owned...
January 14th, 2016 | Chartering, Company Profiles, Dry Bulkcarriers, Fixtures, Markets, Statistics, Stock Markets, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Diana fixes Kamsarmax “Myrto” on period with Cargill

Diana fixes Kamsarmax “Myrto” on period with Cargill
DIANA SHIPPING INC. ANNOUNCES TIME CHARTER CONTRACT FOR M/V MYRTO WITH CARGILL ATHENS, GREECE, December 24, 2015 – Diana Shipping Inc. (NYSE: DSX), (the “Company”), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of dry bulk vessels, today announced that, through a separate wholly-owned...
December 24th, 2015 | Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, Fixtures, Markets, News | Read More

Shipping Markets are just a flash in the pan*

Shipping Markets are just a flash in the pan*
John Faraclas With the BDI minus four points at 474, the Capers and its BCI index down 27 points at 485, and despite the Panamaxes dozen points up at 445 the markets and the respective Dry Indices are just a flash in the pan*! John Faraclas comments: The BSI remained unchanged at 449 points and the Handies’...
December 22nd, 2015 | Chartering, Comment, Containers, Dry Bulkcarriers, Fixtures, LNG, LPG, Markets, News, Sales and Purchases, Ship Demolitions, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Container freight rates set for 2016 pick-up but no relief for charter market

Container freight rates set for 2016 pick-up but no relief for charter market
MSI’s James Frew MSI forecasts a modest improvement as lay-up supports earnings but weak demand and high availability weighs on charter market London,  December 22, 2015. The latest Container Shipping Forecaster from Maritime Strategies International anticipates a slight improvement in freight...
December 22nd, 2015 | Chartering, Containers, Fixtures, Markets, Trade and Commerce | Read More

2015 ends with a big bang, given the lowest ever BDI

2015 ends with a big bang, given the lowest ever BDI
John Faraclas Whatever happened to the Shipping Markets and in particular the Dry ones, rests entirely with our humane business wrong behaviour: greediness  in the ship sales and purchase front and  wrong strategy for not selling or buying at the right time; wrong assessments by wrong assessors of...
December 18th, 2015 | Chartering, Climate, Dry Bulkcarriers, EEZ, Energy, Environment, Fixtures, Gas, Markets, Military, News, Piracy and Terrorism, Shipfinance | Read More

Diana extends “Sideris GS” period charter with Rio Tinto

Diana extends “Sideris GS” period charter with Rio Tinto
The “Sideris GS” DIANA SHIPPING INC. ANNOUNCES DIRECT CONTINUATION OF TIME CHARTER AGREEMENT FOR M/V SIDERIS GS WITH RIO TINTO  ATHENS, GREECE, December 18, 2015 – Diana Shipping Inc. (NYSE: DSX), (the “Company”), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of dry bulk...
December 18th, 2015 | Chartering, Company Profiles, Dry Bulkcarriers, Fixtures, Markets, Stock Markets | Read More

Diana extends caper “Santa Barbara’s” period charter with RWE and fixes postpanamax “Polymnia” on period with Cargill

Diana extends caper “Santa Barbara’s” period charter with RWE and fixes postpanamax “Polymnia” on period with Cargill
DIANA SHIPPING INC. ANNOUNCES DIRECT CONTINUATION OF TIME CHARTER AGREEMENT FOR M/V SANTA BARBARA WITH RWE AND TIME CHARTER CONTRACT FOR M/V POLYMNIA WITH CARGILL ATHENS, GREECE, December 15, 2015 – Diana Shipping Inc. (NYSE: DSX), (the “Company”), a global shipping company specializing in the...
December 15th, 2015 | Chartering, Company Profiles, Dry Bulkcarriers, Fixtures, Markets, News, Stock Markets | Read More

The dire …straits of the low BDI; who will survive…?

The dire …straits of the low BDI; who will survive…?
John Faraclas Our fiftieth weekly recapitulation of the shipping markets, their respective main indices and world geopolitics affecting same in 2015 and beyond, tonight Friday the 11th of December 2015, with John Faraclas of AllAboutShipping in London. The BDI closed DOWN 12 points at 522 since yesterday...
December 11th, 2015 | Chartering, Climate, Containers, Dry Bulkcarriers, Emissions, Energy, Environment, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Fixtures, Logistics, Markets, Mergers and Aquisitions, Oceanology, Oil Industry, Piracy and Terrorism, Pollution, Ports & Terminals, Sailing, Sales and Purchases, Ship Demolitions, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Tourism, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Diana timecharters on period “Los Angeles” with SwissMarine and “Danae” with Norden

Diana timecharters on period “Los Angeles” with SwissMarine and “Danae” with Norden
Diana Shipping Inc. Announces Time Charter Contracts for m/v Los Angeles with SwissMarine and m/v Danae with Norden ATHENS, GREECE, December 9, 2015 – Diana Shipping Inc. (NYSE: DSX), (the “Company”), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of dry bulk vessels, today announced that,...
December 9th, 2015 | Chartering, Company Profiles, Dry Bulkcarriers, Fixtures, Markets, News, Stock Markets | Read More

The Trumpet 9 Dec. 2015

The Trumpet  9 Dec. 2015
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December 9th, 2015 | Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, Energy, Environment, Fixtures, Jobs, Markets, Press and Media, Reports, Sales and Purchases, Ship Demolitions, Shipfinance, Shipping Indices, Stock Markets, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Small Dry now valued on VV

Small Dry now valued on VV
VesselsValue.com is launching their new SMALL DRY valuation module, covering small dry vessels sized from 1, 000 DWT to 19, 999 DWT. Vessels included in the Small Dry module are: Singledecker MPP Heavy Lift Tweendecker General Cargo The BULKER module on VesselsValue.com starts from 20, 000 DWT. Thy...
November 9th, 2015 | Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, Fixtures, Markets, Sales and Purchases, Ship Demolitions, Statistics | Read More

Shipping Markets catastrophic fall…amidst geopolitical chaos…

Shipping Markets catastrophic fall…amidst geopolitical chaos…
John Faraclas Shipping Markets catastrophic fall… amidst geopolitical chaos… will bring in total mess Our forty-fifth weekly recapitulation of the shipping markets, their respective main indices and world geopolitics affecting same in 2015 and beyond, tonight Friday the 6th of November 2015, with...
November 6th, 2015 | Anniversaries, Aviation, Charity, Chartering, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Corporate Social Responsibility, Cruise Industry, Energy, Environment, European Union, Events, Events, Conferences,Forums and Symposiums, Exhibitions, Exhibitions, Fixtures, Holidays, HR, IMIF, Immigration, IMO, Maritime Tourism, Markets, Military, News, Piracy and Terrorism, Politics and Government, Ports & Terminals, Press and Media, Religion, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shipfinance, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Technology, Tourism, UN | Read More

Diana announces direct continuation t/c agreement for Kamsarmax “Maia” with RWE

Diana announces direct continuation t/c agreement for Kamsarmax “Maia” with RWE
ATHENS, GREECE, November 6, 2015 – Diana Shipping Inc. (NYSE: DSX), (the “Company”), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of dry bulk vessels, today announced that, through a separate wholly-owned subsidiary, it has agreed to extend the present time charter contract with RWE...
November 6th, 2015 | Chartering, Company Profiles, Dry Bulkcarriers, Fixtures, Markets, Stock Markets | Read More

Another dive of the shipping markets and more than messy geopolitics…

Another dive of the shipping markets and more than messy geopolitics…
John Faraclas Our forty-fourth weekly recapitulation of the shipping markets, their respective main indices and world geopolitics affecting same in 2015 and beyond, tonight Friday the 30th of October 2015, with John Faraclas of AllAboutShipping in London. The BDI, the Baltic Dry Index, closed down seven...
October 30th, 2015 | Banking, Chartering, Civil Unrest, Dry Bulkcarriers, Energy, Environment, Finance, Fixtures, HR, IMO, Jobs, LNG, Markets, Music, News, Oil Industry, Oil Platforms and Rigs, People and Places, Politics and Government, Religion, Reports, Safety and Security, Sailing, Sales and Purchases, Ship Demolitions, Shipfinance, Shipping Indices, Sports, Statistics, Tankers, Trade and Commerce, Yachting | Read More

Diana charters m/v Triton with Glencore

Diana charters m/v Triton with Glencore
DIANA SHIPPING INC. ANNOUNCES TIME CHARTER CONTRACT FOR M/V TRITON WITH GLENCORE  ATHENS, GREECE, October 27, 2015 – Diana Shipping Inc. (NYSE: DSX), (the “Company”), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of dry bulk vessels, today announced that, through a separate wholly-owned...
October 27th, 2015 | Dry Bulkcarriers, Fixtures, Markets, News, Stock Markets | Read More

The Trumpet 14 Oct 2015 from VesselsValue.com

The Trumpet 14 Oct 2015 from VesselsValue.com
Generating 400, 000 valuations a year and rising Wednesday 14 October 2015    ...
October 14th, 2015 | Chartering, Containers, Dry Bulkcarriers, Fixtures, Markets, Sales and Purchases, Ship Demolitions, Ship Finance, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More