Baltic Dry Index falls to 766, down 21
Today, Thursday, October 15 2015, the Baltic Dry Index decreased by 21 points, reaching 766 points.
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, February 18, 2015, when the index dropped to 509 points.
Source: Hellenic Shipping News Worldwide