Answered By: Bobray Bordelon
Last Updated: May 05, 2020     Views: 37

  • For indexes of shipping costs, use Bloomberg, available in Firestone (A Floor - RIS Suite)
    • For the Baltic Dry Index, type BDIY, hit the INDEX key and hit GO
    • For the Batic Handymax Index, type BMIY, hit the INDEX key, and hit GO.
  • Also see UNCTAD's Review of Maritime Transport.
    • It contains a chapter on freight shipping rates.
  • Shipping Statistics Yearbook.  (Institute of Shipping Economics and Logistics)
    Reports on the shipping market, shipbuilding, and ports and sea canals.  HE561 .S566 (Current volume in DR) 1975,1979,1981,1984,1986+  (some older volumes in RECAP)


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