Links to previous press releases are below.
Eurozone Economic Growth Remains “Muted”
The IHS Markit Flash Eurozone Composite Purchasing Managers’ index rose slightly month-on-month in February, up 0.4 to 51.4. Whilst this was the highest reading for three months, overall expansion “remained muted” as the manufacturing PMI contracted during the month.
A fire which broke out on Tuesday at Venezuela’s 300K b/d Ero pumping station in the Orinoco belt has been placed under control, but it has disrupted crude transportation through pipelines, Reuters...Read More
Australian Wheat Harvest in 2018/19
Official estimates of Australian wheat production in 2018/19 (July-June) are for an 11-year low of 17.3 Mt, down 19% year-on-year.
Biomass Trade and Power Europe 2019
SSY were represented at the CMT Biomass Trade and Power Europe conference on 12-13 February in Copenhagen by Derek Langston, Head of SSY Consultancy & Research, who presented on dry bulk freight market developments.
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.