#Baltic Exchange

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Making tanker OPEX count

So far this year, the managers of the world’s fleet of clean and dirty tankers have spent approximately $4.5bn on operating costs (OPEX). That’s everything from crew, provisions, deck and engine stores, lubricating oil, insurance, maintenance and repairs and management fees, but doesn’t include voyage costs such as fuel, port[…]

An exciting era of change

The Baltic Exchange looks at the impact of AIS on the shipbroking market and how it is the latest technology to have transformed a fast-moving industry The business of ensuring that ships trade profitably has long been in the hands of the shipbroker. Knowing where the ships and cargoes are,[…]