Archive for the ‘Statistics’ Category

Capes’ rise “boost” BDI amid unexpected geopolitical developments to come…

Capes’ rise “boost” BDI amid unexpected geopolitical developments to come…
John Faraclas Capes’ rise “boost” BDI amid unexpected geopolitical developments to come… The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) gained another 19 points – same as yesterday and now stands at 1,141 Geopolitics messy and dangers loom in the background. John Faraclas’ brief recap: The Capes’ BCI continue...
June 5th, 2019 | Chartering, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Dry Bulkcarriers, Events, Exhibitions, IMO, Markets, News, Organisations, Politics and Government, Reports, Ship Finance, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce, UN | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, 5 June, 2019)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, 5 June, 2019)
. Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, 5 June, 2019) HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS:  In a speech yesterday that focused on broader monetary policy issues, Fed Chair Jerome Powell dropped his standard reference to the Fed being “patient”...
June 5th, 2019 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Capes lift the BDI@1,122 amid global turmoil…

Capes lift the BDI@1,122 amid global turmoil…
John Faraclas Capes lift the BDI@1,122 amid global turmoil… The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) gained 19 points thanks to the Capes’ upsurge. Geopolitics in turmoil. John Faraclas’ brief recap: The Capes’ BCI surge of 89 points at 1,739 brought the BDI nearly half way through the BDI as of the end of...
June 4th, 2019 | Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, Markets, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, 4 June, 2019)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, 4 June, 2019)
. Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, 4 June, 2019) HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS:  Depressed market mood towards risk assets prevailed in early European trade on Tuesday amid rising worries over the global growth outlook on the back...
June 4th, 2019 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Shipfinance, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Capes keep the BDI “buoyant”…

Capes keep the BDI “buoyant”…
John Faraclas Capes keep the BDI “buoyant”… The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) gained seven points earlier on today and now, thanks to the Capes, stands at 1,103 points. Geopolitics remain messy in all fronts. John Faraclas’ brief recap: The Capes’ BCI was up 30 points and now stands at 1,650… Ten...
June 3rd, 2019 | Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, Markets, Reports, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers | Read More

What an odd Dry and Wet market-week that was…

What an odd Dry and Wet market-week that was…
John Faraclas What an odd Dry and Wet market-week that was… The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) ended one point down at  1,096 points; on a weekly basis though same was up 30 points – from 1,066 (24/5). Geopolitics already make life uncomfortable all over Planet Ocean; John Faraclas’ daily and weekly recap: The...
May 31st, 2019 | Chartering, Comment, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Cruise Ferry, Dry Bulkcarriers, Environment, Events, Exhibitions, Maritime Tourism, Markets, Military, News, Politics and Government, Reports, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, 31 May, 2019)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, 31 May, 2019)
. Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, 31 May, 2019) HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS:  Major European bourses were generally down in early trade today recording losses of around 1.0% at the time of writing, while US stock futures point to...
May 31st, 2019 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets, Trade and Commerce | Read More

The BDI “hiccups” …return

The BDI “hiccups” …return
John Faraclas The BDI “hiccups” …return The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) fell ten points earlier on today and now reads 1,097, thanks to the as ever volatile Capes. Geopolitics turn to become soon a Yellowstone… John Faraclas brief daily recap: The Capes’ BCI lost 36 points and now stands at 1,623… Just...
May 30th, 2019 | Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, Markets, Reports, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers | Read More

Global Economic & Market Outlook – Focus Notes (Thursday, May 30, 2019)

Global Economic & Market Outlook – Focus Notes (Thursday, May 30, 2019)
Global Economic & Market Outlook – Focus Notes (Thursday, May 30, 2019) Eurozone Benchmark Rates Reform: The Transition from EONIA to €STR The Eurozone Benchmark interest rates, i.e. the sort-tem (overnight) EONIA rate and the EURIBOR rates’ family (with maturities from 1 week up to 12...
May 30th, 2019 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

The BDI@1,107; Geopolitics still perplexed but Sea Tourism can thrive…

The BDI@1,107; Geopolitics still perplexed but Sea Tourism can thrive…
John Faraclas The BDI@1,107; Geopolitics still perplexed but Sea Tourism can thrive… The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) gained 25 points thanks to another “surge” by the Capes; the Geopolitics not just perplexed, it’s more than in a mess. John Faraclas’ brief market recap: The Capes’ BCI...
May 29th, 2019 | Chartering, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Cruise Industry, Dry Bulkcarriers, Markets, Reports, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, 29 May, 2019)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, 29 May, 2019)
. Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, 29 May, 2019) HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS:  European bourses were mostly down in early trade today,  taking their cue from Asian equity markets’ negative tone, while US stock index futures...
May 29th, 2019 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

The BDI@1,082; Supras “spoil” the broth…

The BDI@1,082; Supras “spoil” the broth…
The BDI@1,082; Supras “spoil” the broth… John Faraclas The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) ended up 16 points earlier on today following the long weekend due to the spring Holiday as well as due to end of the European Union’s election process. Now if we have so far stressed the perplexed and enigmatic...
May 28th, 2019 | Arctic Shipping, Art and auctions, Associations, Charity, Chartering, Classification Societies, Climate, Construction, Consumers Market, Container shipping, Containers, Cruise Ferry, Cruise Industry, Dry Bulkcarriers, Emissions, Energy, Environment, European Union, Holidays, HR, IMO, Insurance and Reinsurance, IT and Communications, LNG, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Marinas, Maritime Art, Maritime Education and Training, Maritime Tourism, Markets, Mediterranean Shipping, News, Oceanology, Oil Industry, Organisations, Paintings and Sculpture, People and Places, Piracy and Terrorism, Politics and Government, Pollution, Ports & Terminals, Press and Media, Religion, Reports, Sailing, Shipping Centers, Shipping Indices, Short-sea shipping, Sports, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Tourism, Trade and Commerce, Weather, Yachting | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, 28 May, 2019)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, 28 May, 2019)
. Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, 28 May, 2019) HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS:  Major European bourses opened higher today on market relief that anti-European parties on the whole failed to outperform as some feared in the European...
May 28th, 2019 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

ARICE 2019 call for ship-time proposals

ARICE 2019 call for ship-time proposals
ARICE 2019 call for ship-time proposals World Ocean Council Encourages Submission of Ship-Time Proposals to Carry Out Ship-Based Research Activities in the Arctic Ocean 27 May 2019 ARICE – Arctic Research Icebreaker Consortium – has launched a call for ship-time proposals requesting access to MSV...
May 27th, 2019 | Arctic Shipping, Environment, Oceanology | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Monday, 27 May, 2019)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Monday, 27 May, 2019)
. Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Monday, 27 May, 2019) HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS:  The outcome of the European elections was In line with expectations as the four pro-EU parties, the conservative European People’s Party (EPP), the Progressive...
May 27th, 2019 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Minor Dry hiccups with the BDI down to 1,066*

Minor Dry hiccups with the BDI down to 1,066*
Minor Dry hiccups with the BDI down to 1,066* The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) lost two points since yesterday and now reads 1,066… Geopolitics continue to be messy and soon detrimental for all. WISTA Hellas makes s splash with its successful WISTA Med biennial event at Costa Navarino – south west...
May 24th, 2019 | Associations, Chartering, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Dry Bulkcarriers, Events, Markets, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, 24 May, 2019)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, 24 May, 2019)
. Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, 24 May, 2019) HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS:  UK Prime Minister Theresa May is reportedly expected to announce her resignation later this morning, setting out a timetable for her departure after holding...
May 24th, 2019 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, 23 May, 2019)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, 23 May, 2019)
. Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, 23 May, 2019) HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS:  Mirroring the negative tone in Wall Street overnight, Asian equity indices hit 4-month lows on Thursday with Chinese bourses experiencing the heaviest...
May 23rd, 2019 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

The BDI@1,059 …and the world goes round

The BDI@1,059 …and the world goes round
John Faraclas The BDI@1,059 …and the world goes round      The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) gained ten points earlier on today, thanks mainly to the Capes and to a lesser extent to the Panamaxes amid the approaching Armageddon in all fronts; John Faraclas’ midweek market brief: The Capes’ BCI gained...
May 22nd, 2019 | Anniversaries, Chartering, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Containers, Dry Bulkcarriers, Emissions, Environment, Events, Markets, Military, Pollution, Reports, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, 22 May, 2019)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, 22 May, 2019)
. Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, 22 May, 2019) HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS:  UK PM Theresa May offered yesterday a number of sweeteners to MPs, including the chance to vote on whether to hold a second referendum to ratify the...
May 22nd, 2019 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

An enigmatic Capes’ market; end of the story

An enigmatic Capes’ market; end of the story
John Faraclas An enigmatic Capes’ market; end of the story The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) gained eight points and now stands at 1,049 amid an explosive geopolitical environment. John Faraclas brief recap: The Cape’s BCI went over and above – by a whisker, the 1,501 points. These 31 plus points make...
May 21st, 2019 | Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, Insight, Markets, Reports, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, 21 May, 2019)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, 21 May, 2019)
. Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, 21 May, 2019) HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS:  Asian bourses posted modest gains today after the US administration temporarily eased trade restrictions imposed last week on China’s Huawei, the world’s...
May 21st, 2019 | Banking, Finance, Markets, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

The BDI@1,041; …slow steaming or loss of steam?

The BDI@1,041; …slow steaming or loss of steam?
John Faraclas The BDI@1,041; …slow steaming or loss of steam? The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) remained close to last Friday’s levels gaining only one point. Geopolitics continue to be perplexed and messy. John Faraclas’ daily recap: The Capes’ BCI was up seven points at 1,470… The Panamaxes’...
May 20th, 2019 | Chartering, Climate, Dry Bulkcarriers, Environment, Markets, News, Oceanology, Pollution, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers, Trade and Commerce, WISTA - Women in Shipping | Read More

Still a Capes’ market amid unexpected geopolitical turmoil

Still a Capes’ market amid unexpected geopolitical turmoil
John Faraclas Still a Capes’ market amid unexpected geopolitical turmoil The BDI (Baltic Dry Index) maintained its upwards mode gaining eight points since yesterday and now stands at 1,040. Geopolitical turmoil though will turn things upside down; John Faraclas’ daily and weekly recap: The BDI’s...
May 17th, 2019 | Chartering, Dry Bulkcarriers, Markets, Military, News, Piracy and Terrorism, Politics and Government, Port Conditions, Reports, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers | Read More

Container throughput of CTSP in Q1 2019 grew by 20%

Container throughput of CTSP in Q1 2019 grew by 20%
The Saint Petersburg container terminal Container throughput of CTSP in Q1 2019 grew by 20%  In the first quarter of 2019, Container Terminal Saint-Petersburg ZAO (CTSP, a company of UCL Holding) handled 202,300 TEUs, 20% more as compared with the result achieved in the first three months of the previous...
May 17th, 2019 | Company Profiles, Containers, Logistics, Ports & Terminals, Statistics, Trade and Commerce | Read More