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ATLANTIC PANAMAX DRY: Weak mineral and grain demand pressuring freight rates
London (Platts)--19 Dec 2014 250 pm EST/1950 GMT

Mineral and grain demand in the Atlantic shipping market was weak Friday with charterers putting pressure on rates as owners work to get vessels covered into January, shipping sources said.
Global oil shippers adrift on troubled seas
June 19, 2012 13:00:00 EST

Though posterity may declare recent years a "boom time" for the oil industry, shipping is one sector where this statement would largely not apply. In this videoRichard Swann and Simon Thorne and Ellie Weir discuss how oil shippers across the globe are coping with falling demand & a huge over-supply of vessels, & changing trading flows.
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