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Baltic index flat as panamax gains offset capesize losses

Friday, February 5, 2021

The Baltic Exchange’s main sea freight index that tracks rates for ships carrying dry bulk commodities was unchanged on Thursday, as higher rates for panamax vessels countered losses in the capesize and supramax segments. * The Baltic dry index, which tracks rates for capesize, panamax and supramax vessels ferrying dry bulk commodities, was flat at 1,327 points, its lowest since mid-December last year. * The capesize index slipped 4 points,…