TZMI 2016: Freight costs could rise by 2017, says Braemar

By IM Staff
Published: Wednesday, 09 November 2016

Rising demand for handysize vessels could impact freight costs for the mineral sands market, according to Peter Malpas, director of Braemar ACM Shipbroking.

By Barbara O'Donovan

Handysize vessels, ships commonly used to transport mineral sands, could be more sought after in the coming years, Braemer ACM Shipbroking director Peter Malpas told delegates at the TZMI 2016 Congress on 9 November.

A growing shift from major bulks, such as iron ore, to minor bulks,...

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