BDI breaks 1,000 and keeps climbing

By IM Staff
Published: Friday, 18 November 2016

The Baltic Dry Index surpasses levels not seen since August 2015 but signs are it could slow

By Wayne Yamada

The Baltic Dry Index (BDI) broke 1,000 last Friday and continued to climb this week.

The BDI was up at 1,145 on 16 November compared with 911 last week. It is the highest level since 7 August when rates hit 1,200.

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