Topic: Multipurpose

JSI Alliance moving project cargo for Project Panther

JSI Alliance moving project cargo for Project Panther

Vessels operating within the recently established JSI Alliance, comprising Jumbo Maritime, SAL Heavy Lift and Intermarine, have been busy supporting the ongoing Project Panther in Nigeria. Multipurpose vessels Hanna and Calypso recently performed a double-banking...Read more
|Comment|author: Adnan Bajic
MPP index repeats January jump

MPP index repeats January jump

ONE WORLD SHIPBROKERS' MSIThe latest edition of the multipurpose Market Sentiment Index, issued by One World Shipbrokers, is experiencing its January renaissance, rising above the October 2023 mark. The MSI for the MPP sector has gone up a...Read more
|Comment|author: Adnan Bajic
Heavy-lift carrier AAL ups Red Sea surcharge

Heavy-lift carrier AAL ups Red Sea surcharge

The risk of continuing operations through the Red Sea and the Gulf of Aden region prompted the project heavy-lift carrier, AAL Shipping to increase its Emergency Red Sea Surcharge (ERSS). AAL decided to introduce a...Read more
|Comment|author: Adnan Bajic
Low activity keeps the MPP index heading down

Low activity keeps the MPP index heading down

Toepfer Transport ReportThe trajectory of the Toepfer Transport’s Multipurpose (MPP) Index has remained unchanged, as the figures show a drop for the seventh month in a row. The only positive uptick since January 2023 happened in June...Read more
|Comment|author: Adnan Bajic
Multipurpose index beats forecast

Multipurpose index beats forecast

Drewry's OpinionThe Drewry multipurpose Time Charter Index has seen another uptick during the month of November, above the value Drewry forecasted previously. This is the second month in a row that the index value has exceeded...Read more
|Comment|author: Adnan Bajic
Blurred lines of MPP optimism

Blurred lines of MPP optimism

Toepfer Transport ReportThe expectations of a surge in cargo space demand towards the end of the year seem to be subsiding, smudging the optimism felt in the MPP sector previously. However, while the current low activity pushed...Read more
|Comment|author: Adnan Bajic
Harren Group launches ship management arm

Harren Group launches ship management arm

Harren Group, the company that is at the core of heavy-lift shipping, maritime engineering, and project logistics, and has the likes of SAL Heavy Lift, Intermarine and Combi Lift under its own umbrella, has now...Read more
|Comment|author: Adnan Bajic