Links to previous press releases are below.
EU Steel Exports in November
EU steel exports in November fell 0.4 Mt year-on-year to 1.7 Mt, official data show. In January-November exports totalled 19.0 Mt, down 2.0 Mt on the same period last year.
Vietnam’s Coal Imports in 2018
Vietnamese coal imports in 2018 rose by 8.0 Mt year-on-year to 22.7 Mt, according to the country’s latest customs data as reported by IHS. Growth in 2018 imports was supported by increased shipments from Indonesia (+5.3 Mt to 11.1 Mt) and Australia (+3.1 Mt to 5.9 Mt).
A rise in year-on-year shipments from Australia (+1.3 Mt to 3.3 Mt) and Guinea (+0.1 Mt to 2.9 Mt), coupled with continuing ramp-up in Indonesian cargoes (+1.1 Mt to 1.3 Mt), helped raise Chinese bauxite...Read More
US crude exports during the week ending 11 January jumped 901K b/d w-o-w and 1.72M b/d y-o-y to 2.97M b/d, according to the US Energy Information Administration. Exports averaged 2.56M b/d during the...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.