Topic: Multipurpose fleet

Heavylift shipping outlook hurt by slowing world trade

Rising project cargo traffic will strengthen freight rates for the multipurpose and heavylift shipping sector throughout 2019, but prospects thereafter are muted by an anticipated slowdown in world trade, says Drewry Maritime Research. Although the uncertainty...Read more
|Comment|author: Tobias Pieffers

BBC Chartering reclaims crown from Cosco

BBC Chartering regained the number one position in the top-10 ranking of multipurpose vessel operators, a place which it lost to Cosco Shipping Specialised Carriers early last year. With a fleet of 144 vessels, BBC...Read more
|Comment|author: Tobias Pieffers