Shipping routes unusually calm

November 2006
ICIS Chemical Business;11/13/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 43, p34
Trade Publication
The article reports on shipment trends in the chemical industry as of November 13, 2006. Some traders along the Baltic Sea route are looking towards clean petroleum products business instead of spot petrochemicals to fill ships. There has been no major change to rates on Mediterranean and Northwest Europe. The Black Sea has been less active than usual, with methanol exports out of Constanza down from their normal levels.


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