Dry bulk shipping rates sink
Published: Thursday, 04 February 2010
Freight costs slide on declining Chinese winter coal demand; iron ore price talks
for shipping dry bulk materials slumped this week due to a
decrease in Chinese coal demand and ongoing uncertainty in 2010
iron ore contract talks between Chinese steel mills and global
The Baltic Dry Index (BDI) was 2673 on 3 February 2009,
compared with 2963 last...