How will Coronavirus affect Dry Cargo Shipping in 2020

When trying to assess the impact of a black swan event like Coronavirus, there is little initial data. We’ve not seen anything like this before. We can compare to other viruses, like SARS or Spanish flu but nothing has had this impact in our interconnected world. This article will try to ...

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Where has the Chinese trade data gone?

Something very odd happened in June this year. The Chinese customs authority stopped publishing their detailed trade statistics, citing a ‘technical problem’. Commentators believe its one of the retaliatory measures against the US caused by the trade war initiated by Mr Trump. Obviously ...

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