09 March 2012 09:16 [Source: ICIS news]
By Lester Teo
Freights for 10,000 tonnes of easy chemicals from the MEG to
Easy chemicals refer to cargoes that do not require special requirements, like heating or nitrogen purging/blanketing after the cargo is loaded into the vessels’ tank.
A shipping enquiry for an April shipment of 10,000 tonnes of easy chemicals from the Arabian Gulf (AG) to northeast (NE)
“Availability of spot vessels from the Middle East is tight and there are many vessels in
Freight should be slightly higher to offset current higher bunker fuel prices, said a chemical tanker operator with regular services from MEG to
“We would indicate freights at the $50-55/tonne range for a 10,000-tonne cargo of easy chemicals from the Middle East to northeast
Good demand for contract of affreightment (CoA) shipments, as well as weak palm oil exports from southeast Asia to
“Demand is good for CoA shipments from the Middle East to
CoA is a binding contract between the shipper and carrier to transport a large volume of specific cargo over a period of time between agreed ports or regions, at a fixed rate as spelled out under the terms and condition of the contract.
Palm oil freights from southeast Asia to the west coast of
“The weak palm oil freights from southeast Asia to the west coast of
($1 = €0.75)
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