The Baltic Alternate’s dry bulk sea freight index rose to a one-week excessive on Wednesday, steered by beneficial properties throughout vessel segments.
The general index, which components in charges for capesize, panamax and supramax transport vessels, rose 33 factors, or about 1.6%, to 2,068 factors.
The panamax index climbed 106 factors, or about 3.7%, to 2,968 factors.
Common each day earnings for panamaxes, which often carry coal or grain cargoes of about 60,000 to 70,000 tonnes, added $948 to $26,711.
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The capesize index edged up 3 factors, or 0.2%, to 1,371 factors.
Common each day earnings for capesizes, which usually transport 150,000 tonne cargoes comparable to iron ore and coal, elevated by $22 to $11,370.
“All in all, regardless of the latest slop on charges, forthcoming Brazilian iron exports coupled with lockdown restrictions which hold port congestion ranges in test, will positively impression the dry bulk market,” shipbroker Intermodal stated in a weekly be aware revealed on Tuesday.
The supramax index gained 13 factors to 2,461 factors.
Supply: Reuters (Reporting by Rahul Paswan in Bengaluru; Modifying by Krishna Chandra Eluri)