Posts Tagged ‘BDTI’

Midweek Markets Blues dictates caution…

Midweek Markets Blues dictates  caution…
John Faraclas As we have numerous times written, the shipping markets are unstable and during the last two weeks a few listed companies are going slowly slowly in the red; the blues is on the way. Lets see how many more will face the music… err the sea breeze…  John Faraclas warns: Be it the world’s...
August 19th, 2015 | Breaking News, Chartering, Comment, Containers, Dry Bulkcarriers, Fixtures, Markets, Reports, Ship Demolitions, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Dropping shipping markets, messy European politics and the world is on fire…

Dropping shipping markets, messy European politics and the world is on fire…
John Faraclas Our thirty-third weekly recapitulation of the shipping markets, their respective main indices and world geopolitics affecting same in 2015 and beyond, tonight Friday the 14th of August 2015, with John Faraclas of AllAboutShipping in Athens. The BDI, the Baltic Dry Index, closed up nine...
August 14th, 2015 | Chartering, Fixtures, Markets, News, Shipfinance, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

The shipping markets and politics suspense continues…

The shipping markets and politics suspense continues…
John Faraclas Our thirtieth weekly recapitulation of the shipping markets, their respective main indices and world geopolitics affecting same in 2015 and beyond, tonight Friday the 24th of July 2015, with John Faraclas of AllAboutShipping in Chios, Greece. The BDI, the Baltic Dry Index, was down 16...
July 24th, 2015 | Associations, Banking, Chartering, Markets, News, Politics and Government, Shipfinance, Shipping Indices, Tourism | Read More

Shipping markets improve, but geopolitics are as dangerous as ever…

Shipping markets improve, but geopolitics are as dangerous as ever…
John Faraclas Our twenty-ninth weekly recapitulation of the shipping markets, their respective main indices and world geopolitics affecting same in 2015 and beyond, tonight Friday the 17th of July 2015, with John Faraclas of AllAboutShipping in Athens. The BDI, the Baltic Dry Index, was up 39 points...
July 17th, 2015 | Associations, Chartering, European Union, Markets, Military, News, Shipping Indices, Statistics | Read More

A positive correction of the shipping markets, but messy weekend ahead for Europe…

A positive correction of the shipping markets, but messy weekend ahead for Europe…
John Faraclas Our twenty eighth weekly recapitulation of the shipping markets, their respective main indices and world geopolitics affecting same in 2015 and beyond, tonight Friday the 10th of July 2015, with John Faraclas of AllAboutShipping in Athens. The BDI, the Baltic Dry Index, was up 21 points...
July 10th, 2015 | Markets, News, Sales and Purchases, Shipping Indices | Read More

Markets loosing steam; geopolitics in tatters

Markets loosing steam; geopolitics in tatters
John Faraclas Our twenty¬sixth weekly recapitulation of the shipping markets, their respective main indices and world geopolitics affecting same in 2015 and beyond, today Friday the 26th of June 2015, with John Faraclas of AllAboutShipping in London. The BDI, the Baltic Dry Index, was down six points...
June 26th, 2015 | European Union, Holidays, Markets, News, Politics and Government | Read More

Hooray, the BDI …makes waves!

Hooray, the BDI …makes waves!
John Faraclas Our twenty-fifth weekly recapitulation of the shipping markets, their respective main indices and world geopolitics affecting same in 2015 and beyond, today Friday the 19th of June 2015, with John Faraclas of AllAboutShipping in London. The BDI, the Baltic Dry Index, was up six points...
June 19th, 2015 | Energy, Markets, News, Shipping Indices | Read More

Suspense is the name of the game both for the shipping markets and geopolitics…

Suspense is the name of the game both for the shipping markets and geopolitics…
John Faraclas Our twenty-fourth weekly recapitulation of the shipping markets, their respective main indices and world geopolitics affecting same in 2015 and beyond, today Friday the 12th of June 2015, with John Faraclas of AllAboutShipping in London. The BDI, the Baltic Dry Index, was up 13 points...
June 12th, 2015 | Associations, Markets, Military, News, Organisations, Politics and Government, Sales and Purchases, Shipping Indices, Stock Markets, Trade and Commerce | Read More

The Shipping Markets: 1, 400 points needed for the BDI to make you smile…

The Shipping Markets: 1, 400 points needed for the BDI to make you smile…
John Faraclas Our twenty-third weekly recapitulation of the shipping markets, their respective main indices and world geopolitics affecting same in 2015 and beyond, today Friday the 5th of June 2015, with John Faraclas of AllAboutShipping in London. The BDI, the Baltic Dry Index, was up seven points...
June 5th, 2015 | Classification Societies, Events, Markets, News, Politics and Government, Shipping Indices | Read More

Shipping Markets: Tough times ahead in all fronts continue…

Shipping Markets: Tough times ahead in all fronts continue…
John Faraclas Our twenty-first weekly recapitulation of the shipping markets, their respective main indices and world geopolitics affecting same in 2015 and beyond, exceptionally on an early afternoon, today Friday the 22nd of May 2015, with John Faraclas of AllAboutShipping in Athens. The BDI was down...
May 22nd, 2015 | Academia, Anniversaries, Associations, Charity, Clubs, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Corporate Social Responsibility, Energy, Environment, Events, Exhibitions, Holidays, Immigration, Manning - Seafarers and Offshore, Maritime Education and Training, Maritime History and Museums, Markets, News, Reports, Stock Markets, Trade and Commerce | Read More

The shipping markets volatile environment; a warning to be on guard…

The shipping markets volatile environment; a warning to be on guard…
John Faraclas Our twentieth weekly recapitulation of the shipping markets, their respective main indices and world geopolitics affecting same in 2015 and beyond, tonight Friday the 15th of May 2015, with John Faraclas of AllAboutShipping in Athens. The BDI was down three points since yesterday at 634...
May 15th, 2015 | Associations, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, European Union, Markets, News, Ports & Terminals, Tourism | Read More

The shipping markets: Down and out?

The shipping markets: Down and out?
John Faraclas Our nineteenth weekly recapitulation of the shipping markets, their respective main indices and world geopolitics affecting same in 2015 and beyond, tonight Friday the 8th of May 2015, with John Faraclas of AllAboutShipping in Athens. The BDI was up just a point since yesterday at 574...
May 8th, 2015 | Anniversaries, Chartering, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Containers, Dry Bulkcarriers, Energy, European Union, Events, Exhibitions, Fixtures, Gas, HR, Intertanko, Jobs, London Shipping Law Centre, Markets, Mediterranean Shipping, Military, News, Ocean Shipping, Oil Industry, Oil Platforms and Rigs, People and Places, Piracy and Terrorism, Politics and Government, Ports & Terminals, Reefer Containers, Sales and Purchases, Ship Demolitions, Ship Finance, Shipbuilding and Shipyards, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tourism | Read More

May Day …err Mayday for the Shipping Markets…

May Day …err Mayday for the Shipping Markets…
John Faraclas Our eighteenth weekly recapitulation of the shipping markets, their respective main indices and world geopolitics affecting same in 2015, tonight Friday the 1st of May 2015, with John Faraclas of AllAboutShipping in Athens. The BDI was down four points since yesterday at 587 points and...
May 1st, 2015 | Associations, Banking, Bribery and Corruption, Consumers Market, Corruption, Energy, Environment, European Union, Finance, Markets, Military, News, Organisations, Piracy and Terrorism, Politics and Government, Ports & Terminals, Shipfinance, UN | Read More

The Market and Geopolitics: expect the unexpected…

The Market and Geopolitics: expect the unexpected…
John Faraclas Our seventeenth weekly recapitulation of the shipping markets, their respective main indices and world geopolitics affecting same in 2015, tonight Friday the 24th of April 2015, with John Faraclas of AllAboutShipping in Athens. The BDI managed to climb up just one point since yesterday...
April 24th, 2015 | Associations, Banking, Civil Unrest, Energy, European Union, Markets, Military, News, Politics and Government, Statistics, Stock Markets, Trade and Commerce | Read More

World economic crisis still affects the shipping markets…CAUTION!

World economic crisis still affects the shipping markets…CAUTION!
John Faraclas Our sixteenth weekly recapitulation of the shipping markets, their respective main indices and world geopolitics affecting same in 2015, tonight Friday the 17th of April 2015, with John Faraclas of AllAboutShipping in London. The BDI managed to climb up four points at 597, which is 17...
April 17th, 2015 | Associations, Bribery and Corruption, Corruption, European Union, HR, Markets, Military, News, Organisations, Politics and Government, Shipping Indices, Statistics, UN | Read More

Grounded shipping markets need a salvor*…

Grounded shipping markets need a salvor*…
John Faraclas Our fifteenth weekly recapitulation of the shipping markets, their respective main indices and world geopolitics affecting same in 2015, tonight Friday the 10th of April 2015, with John Faraclas of AllAboutShipping in London. The BDI remained the same for three consecutive days at 580...
April 10th, 2015 | Associations, Chartering, Containers, Dry Bulkcarriers, Energy, European Union, Fixtures, Markets, Military, News, Oil Industry, Politics and Government, Sales and Purchases, Ship Demolitions, Ship Finance, Shipfinance, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Shipping Market’s downfall continues…with the BDI down at 588!

Shipping Market’s downfall continues…with the BDI down at 588!
John Faraclas Our fourteenth weekly recapitulation of the shipping markets, their respective main indices and world geopolitics affecting same in 2015, tonight Thursday the 2nd of April 2015, with John Faraclas of AllAboutShipping in London. The BDI closed earlier on eight points down since yesterday...
April 2nd, 2015 | European Union, Markets, News, Politics and Government, Ports & Terminals, Shipping Indices | Read More

April fool’s day midweek Market blues….

April fool’s day midweek  Market blues….
John Faraclas Unsustainable markets? Corrections? Or what… John Faraclas writes:  The BDI close down six points, going down once again  under the 600 point mark, again in the difficult zone… The Capers and the respective BCI  2014 was the culprit with minus 12 points at 463 points. The Panamaxes...
April 1st, 2015 | Chartering, Fixtures, Markets, News, Reports, Sales and Purchases, Ship Demolitions, Shipfinance, Shipping Indices, Statistics | Read More

Weak Shipping Markets…

Weak Shipping Markets…
John Faraclas Our thirteenth weekly recapitulation of the shipping markets, their respective main indices and world geopolitics affecting same in 2015, tonight Friday the 27th of March 2015, with John Faraclas of AllAboutShipping in London. The BDI closed earlier on two points down at 596 points since...
March 27th, 2015 | Dry Bulkcarriers, Markets, News, Oil Industry, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tankers | Read More

Post eclipse BDI…

Post eclipse BDI…
John Faraclas Our twelve weekly recapitulation of the shipping markets, their respective main indices and world geopolitics affecting same in 2015, on yet another special Friday, the 20th of March 2015, the day of yet another great solar eclipse, with John Faraclas of AllAboutShipping in London. The...
March 20th, 2015 | Associations, Conferences, Seminars, Forums, Corruption, Energy, European Union, Health and Safety, Holidays, HR, Immigration, Markets, Military, News, Piracy and Terrorism, Politics and Government, Safety and Security, Sanctions, Shipfinance | Read More

Friday 13th and the BDI still on the low side…

Friday 13th and the BDI still on the low side…
John Faraclas Our eleventh weekly recapitulation of the shipping markets, their respective main indices and world geopolitics affecting same in 2015, on a very special Friday, the 13th of March 2015 with John Faraclas of AllAboutShipping in London. The BDI closed earlier on two points up since yesterday...
March 13th, 2015 | Associations, News, Shipfinance, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

BDI drops further to 560…

BDI drops further to 560…
As said yesterday it appears that there isn’t any short of sustainability in the markets, particularly the dry ones. The BDI close down five  points at 56o points. The BCI was down 37 !!! points at 394 – a believable drop given what goes on…; the BPI was also down  two points at 586 points;...
March 12th, 2015 | Chartering, Markets, News | Read More

Mid-week market blues; the BDI down…

Mid-week market blues; the BDI down…
Earlier on today, the BDI close down three points at 565 points, proving our view of a non sustainable market. The BCI was down 26 !!! points at 431 – an awful continuation of a fortnight’s dropping; the BPI was also down after a long time three points at 588 points; the BSI was up nine points...
March 11th, 2015 | Associations, Markets, News, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

The BDI: 56 points up…during the Ides of March

The BDI: 56 points up…during the Ides of March
John Faraclas Our tenth weekly recapitulation of the shipping markets, their respective main indices and world geopolitics affecting same in 2015, this sunny Friday afternoon the 6th of March, with John Faraclas of AllAboutShipping in London. The BDI closed earlier on four points up since yesterday...
March 6th, 2015 | Markets, News, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Trade and Commerce | Read More

The BDI gets its added value…

The BDI gets its added value…
John Faraclas Our ninth weekly recapitulation of the shipping markets, their respective main indices and world geopolitics affecting same in 2015, tonight Friday the 27th of February, with John Faraclas of AllAboutShipping in Athens. The BDI closed earlier on this afternoon seven points up  since...
February 27th, 2015 | Markets, News, Shipping Indices, Statistics, Stock Markets, Trade and Commerce | Read More