Container lines struggling against overcapacity got a glimmer of hope that overcapacity could be beaten back after it was announced container ship demolition has hit an all-time high.
07 Nov 2016
09 Mar 2015
Clarksons posted higher profit and revenue in 2014 but the world’s biggest maritime services company said it faces “extremely challenging” conditions in some shipping markets.
25 Nov 2014
Clarksons, the world’s largest shipbroker, is paying £281.2 million [US $440 million] for its Oslo-based rival RS Platou, in a record deal likely to accelerate consolidation in the sector.
14 Nov 2014
Clarksons, the world’s largest shipbroker, is in talks to acquire its Norwegian rival RS Platou as the consolidation of the maritime services sector gathers pace
20 Aug 2013
Clarksons, the world’s biggest shipbroker and shipping services group, posted stagnant profits and revenues for the first half of the year amid depressed markets in most shipping sectors.
06 Oct 2011
Container ship charter rates are in free fall as ocean carriers cut back on hired tonnage amid plunging freight rates, rising overcapacity and sluggish cargo growth on key trade routes.
04 Oct 2011
Slow steaming, a practice that ocean carriers adopted during the last four years to save on bunker fuel costs, is likely to becom
24 Aug 2011
Clarksons, the world’s largest shipbroker, saw its first half pretax profit fall 8 percent to $22.3 million from the same period a year ago, largely due to lower freight rates and an unfavourabl
30 Jun 2011
The Shanghai Shipping Exchange, which started trading container freight derivatives on June 28, is asking the Chinese government to relax regulations to allow China’s state-owned shipping lines