Archive for the ‘Statistics’ Category

Whither container shipping? IMIF is told of “reasons to be cheerful”

Whither container shipping? IMIF is told of “reasons to be cheerful”
Ian Webber delivering his slides speech Emerging trends in the benighted container shipping sector offer some grounds for optimism, the International Maritime Industries Forum heard at its latest meeting. Ian Webber, chief executive of Global Ship Lease Inc, discerned what he called some “reasons to...
January 18th, 2017 | Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Container shipping, Containers, Markets, Reports, Ship Demolitions, Ship Finance, Statistics, Stock Markets, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, January 18, 2017)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, January 18, 2017)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: In her much anticipated speech yesterday, UK Premier Theresa May set out the government’s 12 negotiating priorities plan for upcoming...
January 18th, 2017 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

The BDI down at 922; BREXIT to govern Geopolitics…

The BDI down at 922; BREXIT to govern Geopolitics…
John Faraclas The BDI was down three points today since yesterday’s …”rise”  of 15 points and at 922 sends more alarming bells; BREXIT becomes the catalyst for all Geopolitical issues; John Faraclas daily recap: The Capers’ BCI 2014 gained more or less half of what it gained...
January 17th, 2017 | Markets, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, January 17, 2017)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, January 17, 2017)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Major European equity markets moved lower in early trade on market woes that UK Prime Minister Theresa May will likely point at a keynote...
January 17th, 2017 | Banking, Company Profiles, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Monday, January 16, 2017)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Monday, January 16, 2017)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: DBRS downgraded Italy’s sovereign rating to BBB-High from A-Low on Friday evening amid declining “political ability to sustain the...
January 16th, 2017 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Weekly BDI falls further despite last minute rise… Geopolitics too

Weekly BDI falls further despite last minute rise… Geopolitics too
John Faraclas Despite today’s rally and turning upside down Friday 13th , the BDI lost 53 points since last week. The Geopolitics too are very messy and more trouble “accumulates”. John Faraclas’ daily and weekly recap: The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) gained 18 points since yesterday standing at 910...
January 13th, 2017 | Chartering, Markets, Military, News, Piracy and Terrorism, Reports, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, January 13, 2017)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, January 13, 2017)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: USD gained some ground in European trade on Friday, recovering part of the prior session’s losses mainly due to the lack of details...
January 13th, 2017 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, January 12, 2017)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, January 12, 2017)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: At yesterday’s long-awaited news conference, US President-elect Donald Trump failed to provide details on his proposals during the election...
January 12th, 2017 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Markets and Geopolitics hang in the balance…

Markets and Geopolitics hang in the balance…
John Faraclas The Markets continue to drop and Geopolitics will become like Yellowstone… John Faraclas’ midweek report: The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) closed down 32 points since yesterday and now reads 894 – below the 900 point-mark! The volatile Capers’ BCI 2014 lost another triple-figure 144 points...
January 11th, 2017 | Markets, News, Reports, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Unique Winter transit of Northern Sea Route: SCF tanker Shturman Ovtsyn

Unique Winter transit of Northern Sea Route: SCF tanker Shturman Ovtsyn
.. Russian ships complete a unique transit along the Northern Sea Route 11 January 2017 Key points about the voyage undertaken by Sovcomflot’s tanker Shturman Ovtsyn escorted by icebreaker 50 Let Pobedy. - Sovcomflot’s Arctic shuttle tanker Shturman Ovtsyn took part in a unique transit voyage...
January 11th, 2017 | Arctic Shipping | Read More

Diana announces date for 2016 Q4 and year-end financial results, conference call and webcast

Diana announces date for 2016 Q4 and year-end financial results, conference call and webcast
DIANA SHIPPING INC. ANNOUNCES THE DATE FOR THE 2016 FOURTH QUARTER AND YEAR-END FINANCIAL RESULTS, CONFERENCE CALL AND WEBCAST   ATHENS, GREECE, January 11, 2017 – Diana Shipping Inc. (NYSE: DSX), (the “Company”), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of dry bulk vessels,...
January 11th, 2017 | Dry Bulkcarriers, News, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Diana Containerships announces date for 2016 Q4 and year-end financial results, conference call and webcast

Diana Containerships announces date for 2016 Q4 and year-end financial results, conference call and webcast
DIANA CONTAINERSHIPS INC. ANNOUNCES THE DATE FOR THE 2016 FOURTH QUARTER AND YEAR-END FINANCIAL RESULTS, CONFERENCE CALL AND WEBCAST   ATHENS, GREECE, January 11, 2017 – Diana Containerships Inc. (NASDAQ: DCIX), (the “Company”), a global shipping company specializing in the ownership of containerships,...
January 11th, 2017 | Containers, Markets, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, January 11, 2017)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, January 11, 2017)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Major currency pairs held within recent narrow ranges in early European trade on Wednesday on the back of market uncertainty ahead of...
January 11th, 2017 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Shipfinance, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Both Dry and Wet Markets losing steam; Geopolitics flare up…

Both Dry and Wet Markets losing steam; Geopolitics flare up…
John Faraclas The Markets, although dropping modestly, continue their erratic course; while the geopolitics leaves no room for complacency, in reality this is like Pandora’s Box. John Faraclas’ daily report: With minus 23 points since yesterday, the BDI closed at 926 approaching the first “prohibition”...
January 10th, 2017 | Markets, Military, News, Piracy and Terrorism, Reports, Safety and Security, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, January 10, 2017)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, January 10, 2017)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Major US stock indices eased modestly overnight on weaker oil prices and lower financials ahead of major banks’ earnings releases on...
January 10th, 2017 | Company Profiles, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

British Marine report at the LBS 2017: UK’s leisure marine industry grows for fifth consecutive year

British Marine report at the LBS 2017: UK’s leisure marine industry grows for fifth consecutive year
London Boat Show 2017: An impressive entrance New figures released by British Marine at the 2017 London Boat Show report UK’s leisure marine industry grows for fifth consecutive year Six months since the Brexit vote, confidence amongst British Marine members has bounced back Industry now calling for...
January 9th, 2017 | Marinas, Rowing, Sailing, Sports, Statistics, Yachting | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Monday, January 09, 2017)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Monday, January 09, 2017)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Although nonfarm payrolls increased by a lower-than-expected 156k in December, there was an upward revision of 19k for the prior two months,...
January 9th, 2017 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Shipfinance, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Market loses steam again; Geopolitics remain more than muddy…

Market loses steam again; Geopolitics remain more than muddy…
John Faraclas The BDI, despite the latest “prospects”, loses steam and volatility continues to be the name of the game. The Geopolitical situation remains more than uncertain with expected mess to make it explosive; John Faraclas weekly and fortnight report. The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) lost 20 points...
January 6th, 2017 | Markets, News, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Public listing of Unified Messaging Systems ASA at Oslo Axess

Public listing of Unified Messaging Systems ASA at Oslo Axess
Public listing of Unified Messaging Systems ASA at Oslo Axess   Applied date: 12/12/2016 Accepted date: 19/12/2016 Listing date: 06/01/2017 Ticker: UMS     UMS is a Norwegian technology company with international business working with 1200 Clients worldwide reaching...
January 6th, 2017 | Markets, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, January 05, 2017)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, January 05, 2017)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Risk-on mode prevailed in most of European equity markets in early trade on Thursday amid optimism for an improved global growth outlook....
January 5th, 2017 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Shipfinance, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Diana takes dely of two Newcastlemax n/b’s and secures US$57.24 mio from EIBC

Diana takes dely of two Newcastlemax n/b’s and secures US$57.24 mio from EIBC
Diana Shipping Inc. Announces Delivery of Two Newbuilding Newcastlemax Dry Bulk Vessels and Drawdown of US$57.24 Million Term Loan Facility with The Export-Import Bank of China ATHENS, GREECE, January 4, 2017 – Diana Shipping Inc. (NYSE: DSX), (the “Company”), a global shipping company specializing...
January 4th, 2017 | Company Profiles, Dry Bulkcarriers, Markets, News, Shipfinance, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

HHL vessel sails open hatch through the NSR to deliver giant cranes

HHL vessel sails open hatch through the NSR to deliver giant cranes
The “HHL Valparaiso” HANSA HEAVY LIFT vessel sails open hatch through the Northern Sea Route to deliver giant cranes HHL Valparaiso is the first vessel to sail open hatch through the Northern Sea Route as it delivers two giant ship-to-shore (STS) cranes from the European to the Far East region...
January 4th, 2017 | Arctic Shipping | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, January 04, 2017)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, January 04, 2017)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: In FX markets, the USD was firmer across the board in European trade on Wednesday amid lingering expectations for higher Fed interest...
January 4th, 2017 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Shipfinance, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

The BDI at the crossroads; Geopolitics too…

The BDI at the crossroads; Geopolitics too…
John Faraclas The BDI drops further despite the Capers upwards rally; Geopolitics are a major concern given last year’s mess. John Faraclas daily briefing: The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) lost another eight points since the 23rd of December 2016 and now stands at 953 points thanks to the volatile Capers...
January 3rd, 2017 | Markets, News, Sales and Purchases, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Trade and Commerce | Read More

IMO – Polar Code, IGF Code have entered into force

IMO – Polar Code, IGF Code have entered into force
Milestone for polar protection as comprehensive new ship regulations come into force With more and more ships navigating in polar waters, IMO has moved to address international concern about the protection of the polar environment and the safety of seafarers and passengers with the introduction of...
January 3rd, 2017 | Arctic Shipping, Icebreakers, IMO, Organisations | Read More