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Long Range Med-Japan tanker freight rates at 15-week low on closed naphtha arbitrage
February 5, 2016
Long Range tanker freight rates on the Mediterranean-Japan route, basis 55,000 mt, have hit a 15-week low on the back of a closed naphtha arbitrage to Asia, shipping and trading sources said Friday.
Lay-ups loom in the dry freight market
January 28, 2016
From her office window, Sui Ling Phang sees dry bulk vessels sitting pretty in the Singapore strait. All have one common enemy -- unemployment.
Shipping ahoy: Mending broken hearts and noses in Tehran
January 19, 2016
Iran the heart of the world? That may be stretching the point a little but there’s no doubt something significant has happened here over the last couple of days.

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