Is the dry bulk industry still on track for profitability in 2019?

Peter Sand, Baltic and International Maritime Council (BIMCO) Chief Shipping Analyst, at the 17th conference Grain & Maritime Days in Odessa 2018 will show profitability prospects in respect of bulk cargo transportation in 2019.


In particular, Mr. Sand will highlight the following crucial aspects:

  • 2017 delivered a massive improvement of the markets
  • The recovery remains fragile as the demand-supply gap narrows in 2018
  • Keen fleet focus is required for the freight market rates to remain profitable