Links to previous press releases are below.
China’s crude oil throughput rose 1.03M b/d m-o-m and 1.26M b/d y-o-y to a record high of 13.8M b/d in September, data from the National Bureau of Statistics show. Robust crude runs were underpinned...Read More
US Industrial Production Falls in September
US industrial output fell 0.1% year-on-year in September, according to the US Federal Reserve. Production dropped 0.4% on a monthly basis, with falls in manufacturing and mining output contributing to the decline.
Vietnamese Coal Imports in September
September Vietnamese coal imports rose 52% year-on-year in September to 3.0 Mt, IHS reports.
China Passenger Car Sales Rise
At 1.9 million units, China’s passenger car sales fell by 6.3% year-on-year in September, marking 15 successive months of annual decline, the latest data from the China Association of Automobile Manufacturers show.
US tight oil production from the seven major shale formations is projected to rise 57K b/d m-o-m and 850K b/d y-o-y to a record of 8.97M b/d in November, according to the latest drilling productivity...Read More
2018 KOBC Maritime Conference
The inaugural conference organised by Korea Ocean Business Corporation was held in Busan on 8 November. SSY's Head of Research, John Kearsey, was among the speakers where his topic was "Dry Bulk Market Prospects in a Changing Landscape".
Metcoke World Summit 2018
John Keeshan, Senior Director of Chartering at SSY USA, was a speaker at this year's event held in Pittsburgh on 7-8 November, where his paper examined the key factors shaping the dry bulk freight market in 2018 and the outlook for the supply/demand balance in 2019.