Archive for the ‘Shipping Indices’ Category

The Shipping Markets in tatters; the World Economy too

The Shipping Markets in tatters; the World Economy too
John N. Faraclas Allaboutshipping.co.uk’s first live overview of the Shipping Markets and the World Economy for 2014 was presented earlier this Friday evening by John Faraclas who was more than provocative than ever before…   The Shipping Markets first Earlier this afternoon the the BDI closed down...
January 17th, 2014 | Canals, Corruption, Energy, Environment, Markets, News, Piracy and Terrorism, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shipping Indices, Stock Markets | Read More

Market dips

Market dips
John Faraclas We did said it: 2014 will be the year of the upheavals… Again live from the studios of SBC TV in Athens earlier on this afternoon Friday the 3rd of January 2014 John Faraclas expressed his fears about the world shipping markets in its entirety. The year opened with the markets diving...
January 3rd, 2014 | Airline Industry, Chartering, Cruise Industry, Dry Bulkcarriers, Fixtures, Maritime Tourism, News, Oil Industry, Ports & Terminals, Sales and Purchases, Ship Conversions, Ship Demolitions, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shipfinance, Shipping Indices, Shiprepair, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Taxation, Tourism, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Stormy Shipping Stories…

Stormy Shipping Stories…
John N. Faraclas Stormy Shipping Stories…err News The second Autumn www.allaboutshipping.co.uk live presentation of  week 43 by John Faraclas covered: The stormy weather in England and Wales; the equally stormy shipping/chartering markets with the BDI ending down to 1671 points (18/10) and today down...
October 28th, 2013 | Chartering, Comment, Markets, News, Ship Demolitions, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Story of the Day | Read More

Watch out for the shipping markets as they drop again

Watch out for the shipping markets as they drop again
John N. Faraclas With the BDI down to 1901 points last Friday 18 October 2013 it’s more than evident that we are heading for yet another collapse. Shipping is in a big mess and only few will go through! Tramp Shipping will become “shipping for the few” and Liner shipping entering a new phase and...
October 19th, 2013 | Arctic Shipping, Chartering, Comment, Dry Bulkcarriers, Fixtures, Liner Shipping and Trade, Markets, Mergers and Acquisitions, Sales and Purchases, Ship Demolitions, Ship Finance, Shipping Indices, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

China office for London’s Baltic Exchange

China office for London’s Baltic Exchange
  The Baltic Exchange London headquartered bulk shipping exchange, the Baltic Exchange has today, Tuesday the  17 September 2013,  opened a new office in Shanghai. The exchange, whose members comprise the world’s leading shipping, chartering and broking companies, provides data on the cost of...
September 17th, 2013 | Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, Fixtures, LNG, LPG, Markets, News, Sales and Purchases, Ship Demolitions, Shipping Indices, Tankers | Read More

The shipping markets: be on guard…

The shipping markets: be on guard…
John N. Faraclas The shipping markets: be on guard… After the summer break, Faraclas from London in his live interview to Lilian Margaritis of SBC TV challenges the markets with caution, despite the BDI’s rise to 1, 636 points, up 357 from Thurday 5 September 2013!   The Capers had an excellent...
September 16th, 2013 | IMO, News, Politics and Government, Ports & Terminals, Shipping Indices | Read More

IMIF’s summer buffet luncheon on LIBOR, BDI, Indices, Markets and Regulation: the Baltic’s case

IMIF’s summer buffet luncheon on LIBOR, BDI, Indices, Markets and Regulation: the Baltic’s case
Anil G. Deshpande, Jeremy Penn, Jim Davis and Ravi Mehrotra IMIF’s summer buffet luncheon on “LIBOR, BDI, Indices, Markets and Regulation”: the Baltic’s case, John Faraclas was there with his camera. The Baltic Exchange epitomises the Temple of British and International Shipping, for...
July 7th, 2013 | Chartering, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, European Union, Fixtures, Markets, Shipping Indices, Stock Markets | Read More

Baltic data services underpin strong 2012/13 result

Baltic data services underpin strong 2012/13 result
  The Baltic Exchange Use of the Baltic Exchange’s freight market information and its disputes resolution services has shown a marked increase over the past 12 months as more companies from outside the UK join the London headquartered shipping exchange.  The Baltic Exchange has today (12 June...
June 12th, 2013 | Chartering, Fixtures, Markets, News, Sales and Purchases, Ship Demolitions, Ship Finance, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Diana Containerships Inc., to sell its Maersk Malacca

Diana Containerships Inc., to sell its Maersk Malacca
The Maersk Malacca Diana Containerships Inc., announces the sale of a panamax container vessel, the M/v Maersk Malacca ATHENS, GREECE, May 3, 2013 – Diana Containerships Inc. (NASDAQ: DCIX), a global shipping company specializing in owning and operating containerships, has announced that yesterday...
May 3rd, 2013 | Shipping Indices | Read More

Diana Containerships Inc announces date for Q1 2013 financial results, conference and webcast

Diana Containerships Inc announces date for Q1 2013 financial results, conference and webcast
ATHENS, GREECE, April 22, 2013 – Diana Containerships Inc. (NASDAQ: DCIX), a global shipping company specializing in owning and operating containerships, today announced that its financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2013 are scheduled to be released before the opening of the U.S....
April 22nd, 2013 | Shipping Indices | Read More

Greece can be the leader, not only in Shipping, but beyond that, if the political cost is set aside…

Greece can be the leader, not only in Shipping, but beyond that, if the political cost is set aside…
John N. Faraclas The following are the main points – in brief –  from the latest John Faraclas live interview to Panos Thomakos on SBC TV last Friday the 8tht of March 2013: 1)Faraclas begun with the International Women’s day. He said that: “… the success in shipping and particularly...
March 13th, 2013 | Bribery and Corruption, Corporate Social Responsibility, Cruise Industry, Dialogs and Debates, European Union, Marine Equipment Products and Services, Maritime Fraud, Mergers and Acquisitions, News, Politics and Government, Ports & Terminals, Safety and Security, Sanctions, Ship Conversions, Ship Demolitions, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shipping Centers, Shipping Indices, Shiprepair, Stock Markets, Tourism, Trade and Commerce | Read More

The world shipping markets still in turmoil; the case of Greece as a scapegoat…

The world shipping markets still in turmoil; the case of Greece as a scapegoat…
  John N. Faraclas The following are the main points from the latest John Faraclas live interview to Panos Thomakos on SBC TV last Friday the 1st  of March 2013:  1)Thomakos started as usual with the question on the Markets, the shipping freight markets. Faraclas replying to Thomakos’ question...
March 6th, 2013 | Banking, Bribery and Corruption, Chartering, Consumers Market, Dialogs and Debates, Environment, European Union, IMO, Intercargo, Jobs, Logistics, Mediterranean Shipping, Ocean Shipping, Politics and Government, Regulatory, Safety and Security, Shipping Indices | Read More

World Shipping: Divefall? – Greek Shipping and Politics: Still in a mess!

World Shipping: Divefall? – Greek Shipping and Politics: Still in a mess!
John Faraclas World Shipping: Divefall? – Greek Shipping and Politics: Still in a mess! The following are the main points from the latest John Faraclas live interview to Panos Thomakos on SBC TV last Friday the 22nd of February 2013: 1. On the Markets, Faraclas, following Moundreas’ weekly video...
February 25th, 2013 | Banking, Coastal Shipping, European Union, Finance, Holidays, Logistics, Marinas, News, Politics and Government, Port Conditions, Ports & Terminals, Shipfinance, Shipping Indices, Stock Markets, Trade and Commerce, Yachting | Read More

Greek Shipping: get your act together! All sectors and stakeholders must come to their senses; politicians and unions first!

Greek Shipping: get your act together! All sectors and stakeholders must come to their senses; politicians and unions first!
John N. Faraclas The following are the main points from the latest John Faraclas live interview to Panos Thomakos on SBC TV last Friday the 8th  of February 2013: 1. On the Markets, Faraclas and following Moundreas’ weekly video on the state of the market- chartering, S & P, as well as the shipbuilding...
February 11th, 2013 | Associations, Bribery and Corruption, Coastal Shipping, Disputes, Energy, Labour Disputes, Logistics, Maritime Tourism, Markets, News, Ocean Shipping, Organisations, Politics and Government, Ports & Terminals, Safety and Security, Sales and Purchases, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shipfinance, Shipping Indices, Short Sea Shipping, Stock Markets, Strikes | Read More

Caution for Greek Shipping, shipbroking issues, greek maritime policy and the freight markets

Caution for Greek Shipping, shipbroking issues, greek maritime policy and the freight markets
John Faraclas John Faraclas’ live pre-Christmas interview to Panos Thomakos on SBC TV last Friday the 21st of December 2012 tackled the following issues: 1. The further downward trend of the markets – the BDI dropping down to 700 point, reconfirming his short and long term predictions! Asked where...
December 27th, 2012 | News, Shipping Indices, Stock Markets | Read More

Governmental intervention with… clienteles’ objectives is what destroys Greece et al

Governmental intervention with… clienteles’ objectives is what destroys Greece et al
John Faraclas’ latest live telconv interview on the 16th of November  2012 to Panos Thomakos on SBC TV dealt with: The Markets and the continuation of the downward  trend yet again! His insistence on who firstly predicted the state of the markets long before the other brokers, particularly in Greece The...
November 19th, 2012 | Environment, European Union, News, Politics and Government, Ports & Terminals, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shipping Indices, Taxation | Read More

World Shipping latest: Too many issues at stake; others still hanging on and Greece still on turmoil…

World Shipping latest: Too many issues at stake; others still hanging on and Greece still on turmoil…
John Faraclas’ latest live interview on SBC TV to Panos Thomakos last Friday the 2nd of November, dealt with the following issues: The Markets The freight markets where the BDI couldn’t go over the 1, 000 mark. All indices are down! The affect/effect of changes in China’s political landscape –...
November 5th, 2012 | Chartering, Coastal Shipping, Flags, News, Politics and Government, Ports & Terminals, Shipping Centers, Shipping Indices | Read More

Oslo Stock Exchange Appeals Committee – Cecon ASA

At a meeting on 23 May 2012, The Stock Exchange Appeals Committee considered an appeal by Cecon ASA against the resolution passed by Oslo Børs on 29 February 2012 that imposed a fine for breach of Continuing obligations of stock exchange listed companies section 11.4, first paragraph (duty to list new...
May 24th, 2012 | Shipping Indices | Read More