Fearnleys Weekly


For VLCC-owners the times are a bit of a struggle. Volumes are simply insufficient for most major routes. Tonnage has consequently built up for some time and earnings are experiencing further set-backs, for MEG/East w...

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Dry bulk

With holidays and the Chinese New Year around the corner there is little evidence that the soft trend in the freight rates we have seen in the recent weeks will turn around in the next few days. Limited activity and l...

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Rates in the East have been under pressure lately and currently a range of trader relets have been fixed or are on subs at around USD 27-28 pmt for end Feb/early March loading. The number of open vessels in MEG is shr...

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Interest in containers are picking up as we see 12 firm container orders this week, eight for Evergreen and four for Eastern Pacific. Also, it is reported that Yang Ming Marine will contract ten 11,000 teu vessels and...

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