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The world’s biggest Dry Cargo shipbroker

Whether you’re moving a Handysize cargo of cement across the Atlantic, or a 180,000 tonne shipment of iron ore, our Dry Cargo broking experts work alongside our analysts and Research team to deliver seamless Dry Cargo shipbroking services. With 14 offices in six continents, our long-standing relationships within the sector are founded on local knowledge and mutual respect.

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Expert Dry Cargo brokers


Broking and support


Dry Cargo offices, providing global coverage

“By leveraging the synergies between Clarksons’ broking and research teams, our Dry Cargo brokers provide clients with unrivalled guidance for better decision-making through complex and multi-cyclical markets.”

Richard Haines

Managing Director, Global Panamax

Brokering better fixtures based on market intelligence

Covering capesize, handysize and panamax chartering, and a separate period desk, we are the only worldwide broker, providing global Dry Cargo chartering shipping services from our network of strategically located local offices. Acting as a vital link between charterers and shipowners, our shipbroking team has the expertise, experience and support structure to make deals happen. With an unrivalled understanding of the world’s shipping fleet, we broker better agreements on an individual asset basis.


The largest team of analysts in the industry

Our analysts are in constant communication with our broking teams, gathering and interpreting information from a huge range of sources to provide crucial market intelligence. The result? Better informed brokers with in-depth knowledge of market mechanisms and movements, supply and demand, order books and trade flows. We know where the market is and have greater insight into where it’s heading so we can support clients with more informed decision-making.

Richard Haines

Richard Haines

Managing Director, Global Panamax
Thomas Skogstad

Thomas Skogstad

Global head, Panamax Spot
Guy Bartleet

Guy Bartleet

Managing Director, Global Handy/Supra

Tim Francis

Managing Director, Capesize