Signal analysis of trends across major vessel sizes in 2021 tanker freight market

Jan 14 2022

Using Signal Ocean data, Signal Group has analysed the trends and changes across the major vessel sizes in the dry and tanker freight market for 2021.

This report provides data on demand, supply and how the latest developments determined the performance of vessels’ earnings. The year to date evolution in supply and demand paves the way for the stronger or weaker performance of freight rates in parallel with the global changes in the macroeconomic environment and the challenges arising from the growth of the world’s second largest economy: China. 


The detailed report focues on the sentiment of demand and supply in the dry and tanker for crude and product segments. The report initially focuses on demand  before examining supply trend lines and their impact on freight rates and how the movements of the fourth quarter of this year could lead to euphoria in 2022.


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