Geopolitics has sent demand on divergent paths, but capacity can be secured if you search a little harder, writes Andrew Buckland, Senior Gas Shipping Analyst, at MSI. Read more at Energy Northern
Nearly six in 10 of all crude tanker voyages will be long or ultra-long-haul by 2026 in a boost for the earning prospects of VLCCs, according to new research.
The reshaping of global trade flows caused by Russia’s invasion of Ukraine is a key factor in the increasing voyage distances, said maritime research and forecasting consultancy Maritime Strategies International (MSI). Read more in Tradewinds
A new study by MSI has revealed just how far behind the container shipping fleet is in the battle to comply with pending carbon reduction measures coming next year.
Three-quarters of the boxship fleet will not comply with the Energy Efficiency Existing Ship Index (EEXI) regulation to be introduced on 1 January 2023. Read more in Tradewinds