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August 2018: Our Reefer Shipping Annual Review and Forecast 2018/19 is now available to purchase from the online store.
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14 August 2018: To fit scrubbers or not to fit scrubbers? As we approach 2020, we explore the dilemma facing tanker owners.
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26 July 2018: US-Korea alliance could adversely impact Panamax employment.
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Weakening Turkish lira and tariffs from US to have limited impact on global shipping demand

Weakening Turkish lira and tariffs from US to have limited impact on global shipping demand

European lines are the reefer kings

European lines are the reefer kings

High tariffs and a weak rupee hit Indian vegetable oil imports - but impact to be short-lived

High tariffs and a weak rupee hit Indian vegetable oil imports - but impact to be short-lived

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Quarterly Forecaster · Latest release 31 Aug 2018


Our quarterly LPG market forecaster provides a robust evaluation and outlook for the market from a shipping perspective. It also provides the usual detailed assessments of charter market activity, freight rates and vessel supply and demand. All quarterly report updates are accompanied by tables and charts in MS Excel format. This Forecaster annual subscription package now includes FREE Monthly Supplements.

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Quarterly Forecaster · Latest release 22 Aug 2018


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Capesize charter rates expected to keep increasing despite trade war uncertainties

Capesize charter rates expected to keep increasing despite trade war uncertainties
Drewry maintains a positive outlook on the dry bulk market and expects charter rates to improve from current levels, according to its latest Dry Bulk Forecaster.

Reefer container trade expansion to support freight rates

Despite moderating perishable seaborne trade growth, continued modal shift will sustain expansion in the containerised reefer trade and so support freight rate development, according to Drewry’s latest Reefer Shipping Annual Review and Forecast 2018/19 report.

Container terminal utilisation levels set to rise... trade wars permitting

The medium term outlook for global container port demand growth is positive thanks to strong underlying economic momentum across the world’s major economies, according to Drewry’s latest Global Container Terminal Operators Annual Review and Forecast.

Challenges and opportunities for the global port and shipping industry

Presentation given by Neil Davidson, Drewry Senior Analyst Ports and Terminals at the China Maritime Day Forum, 11 July 2018.

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Outlook for Seafarer Costs Trends Briefing

Join us at 0900 BST or 1600 BST on Tues, 25 September 2018 for an online briefing on the outlook for seafarer availability and costs. The webinar presentation will provide Drewry’s projections for the supply / demand of officers, together with the latest assessments and forecasts for seafarer costs across the main deepsea cargo vessel sectors. The session will be hosted by Martin Dixon, Director of Research Products and Latifat Igbinosun, Senior Market Analyst at Drewry.

Maritime HR & Crew Management

Latifat Igbinosun to discuss the outlook for crew costs and the implications of new technology.