Shipping and Trade

  • 87.7k

     Ships tracked

  • 24k

     Time series
    produced

  • 50

     Years Publishing shipping data

  • 9.3bn

     Traded annually by sea (tonnes)

We are the market leader in providing timely and authoritative information on all aspects of shipping. Providing data on over 100,000 vessels either in service or on order, 20,000 companies and 600 shipyards as well as extensive trade and commercial data, and over 100,000 time series.

Our data is trusted globally for its accuracy and depth - both by our clients and our colleagues within Clarksons.

Steve Gordon
MD Clarksons Research Services Ltd

Our digital portfolio comprises our flagship commercial intelligence system, Shipping Intelligence Network, and the online register, World Fleet Register. Clients can also access a broad selection of printed reports including the market-leading Shipping Intelligence Weekly.

A wide range of corporate and institutional clients choose to take advantage of our bespoke customer service contracts, which offer a customised mix of vessel feeds, support on financial offerings, seminars and multi-client studies such as our Shipbuilding Forecast Club.

Through Clarkson Valuations, our Research division is also the leading provider of valuations to the shipping industry and maintains close working relationships with many major owners and the majority of finance houses operating in the shipping sector.

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  • DryCape: W Aus fixtures @ $7.75, rmrs less was done AM GMT. C3 quieter but cgo there. N Atl TARV and FH fixed but still spot tonnage heavy.

  • DryHandy: Atl under pressure due to vol of tonnage against lack of fresh cargo. Bits of SP activity in the Pac. #shipping

  • DryHandy: Pac feeling soft but seeing some positive sentiment, USG & ECSAM still subdued with long tonnage list and few fresh requests.

  • DryCape: More action today. 2-3 W Aus fixtures @ $7.75-85 levels. Bids remain same for May C3, with full June bid improving to $21.75.

  • AFRA: STILL INTERESTING IN MED WITH 80 X 107.5 BEING REPEATED A COUPLE OF TIMES. BALTIC / UKC HAS ALSO FIRMED, WITH 100 X 85 ON SUBS #oil