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Dry Bulk Forecaster (Annual Subscription)

Quarterly Forecaster

October 2017

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Dry Bulk Forecaster

Detailed market analysis and forecasts

Quarterly 5 year forecasts and market updates for the global Dry Bulk Shipping market.

An executive summary looks at the current state of the market, and provides topical analysis on the major trends and events in the last quarter. A chapter is then devoted to the global Dry Bulk fleet, presenting analysis on inactivity, employment and an insight into the state of the global bulk carrier fleet.

 

Vessels segment specific analysis is presented for:

  • Capesize/VLOC
  • Panamax/Post-Panamax
  • Handymax/Supramax
  • Handysize

Each vessel segments has its own individual chapter providing you with:

  • Sector summary
  • Investment returns and rates
  • Fleet changes and age profile
  • Total quarterly and annual supply
  • Forecast supply/demand growth and supply/demand balances

Global Dry Bulk shipping trade and ship demand

  • Forecasts for one-year period rates and trip rates
  • Newbuilding prices, secondhand values and major secondhand purchases by buyer
  • Operating costs, investment returns
  • Crude steel production
  • Imports and exports for iron ore, steam and coking coal, grain and other minor bulks
  • Reported chartering activity by commodity and tonne-mile demand by major and minor dry bulks
  • Demand by ship sector

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  • Annual subscription (single-site licence)
  • Quarterly forecaster report updates
  • Report charts, tables and graphs provided in MS Excel format
  • Free monthly supplements

What people think

"Drewry's reports are compiled in a highly visual and intuitive format, they provide everything I need to know about the the industry and its direction. The language is clear and accessible, even to people from outside the industry."
Senior Specialist Global Market Intelligence Office, Fortune 500, Global Transportation Business
Senior Specialist Global Market Intelligence Office
Fortune 500
Global Transportation Business
"Drewry data is the single most authoritative source; the industry leader bar none!"
, Modern Terminals Ltd

Modern Terminals Ltd

News

Handysize LPG vessels to be worst performers in 2018

Handysize LPG vessels to be worst performers in 2018
Among the different sizes of LPG ships, the small vessel segment is expected to be the best performer in 2018 while Handysize ships will be the worst, according to Drewry’s latest LPG Forecaster.

Ship operating costs stabilise as market recovery lifts pressure

The cost of operating cargo ships rose marginally in 2017 following two consecutive years of falls, but shipowners should prepare for higher costs led by a spike in insurance premiums, according to Drewry’s latest Ship Operating Costs Annual.

Slowdown in China’s crude stoking activity to hurt tonnage demand in the crude tanker shipping market in 2018

Crude tanker freight rates are expected to decline further in 2018 following a sharp decline in 2017, according to Drewry’s latest Tanker Forecaster.

Drewry announces appointment of new Senior Quantitative Economist

Drewry appoints Mario O. Moreno as Senior Quantitative Economist.

Events

Port Technology Container Terminal Automation Conference

Neil Davidson to speak in the opening session discussing Drewry’s outlook for the sector.