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Baltic Dry Index climbs to 2088, up 41 points

Today, Friday, August 16 2019, the Baltic Dry Index climbed by 41 points, reaching 2088 points.

Baltic Indices

AUG 12

AUG 13

AUG 14

AUG 15

AUG 16

Dry

1774 (+26)

1864 (+90)

1950 (+86)

2047 (+97)

2088 (+41)

Capesize

3266 (+44)

3454 (+188)

3588 (+134)

3767 (+179)

3826 (+59)

Panamax

1932 (+34)

1999 (+67)

2089 (+90)

2150 (+61)

2169 (+19)

Supramax

975 (+5)

992 (+17)

1022 (+30)

1070 (+48)

1118 (+48)

Handysize

524 (+1)

530 (+6)

539 (+9)

550 (+11)

560 (+10)

Baltic Dry Index is compiled by the London-based Baltic Exchange and covers prices for transported cargo such as coal, grain and iron ore. The index is based on a daily survey of agents all over the world. Baltic Dry hit a temporary peak on May 20, 2008, when the index hit 11,793. The lowest level ever reached was on Wednesday the 10th of February 2016, when the index dropped to 290 points.

Source: Hellenic Shipping News Worldwide

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