Links to previous press releases are below.
Turkey’s Crude Steel Production Down
Turkish crude steel production fell year-on-year for the fifth consecutive month in February, down 12.5% to 2.6 Mt, according to the Steel Producers’ Association of Turkey. January-February steel production totalled 5.2 Mt, decreasing by 16.1% on the same period last year.
Brazilian iron ore miner Vale stated on 19 March that the Lower Public Treasury Court of Belo Horizonte has “authorized the resumption of activities” at the 30 Mtpa Brucutu mine and awaits local environmental...Read More
Japanese iron ore imports fell on an annual basis for the fourth consecutive month in February, dropping by 4.9% to 9.7 Mt, according to the country’s Ministry of Finance. This left inbound shipments...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.