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South Korea’s Steel Exports Increase
South Korean steel exports rose by 0.2 Mt year-on-year to 2.8 Mt in July, matching the previous year-to-date high achieved in January, according to the Korean Iron and Steel Association. At 18.8 Mt, shipments in the first seven months of the year were up by 1.8 Mt on the same period in 2016.
Chinese banks gave out a net 825.5 billion yuan ($123.6 billion) in new loans in July, down from 1.5 trillion yuan in June and the lowest monthly total since November 2016, according to the People’s...Read More
Busan Financial Hub Convention
SSY's Head of Research, John Kearsey, was a speaker at this conference held on 1 June, where the focus was on International Marine Finance. Mr Kearsey's paper examined the relationship between economic and shipping cycles.
The first futures contract based on a Baltic type 58kt Supramax priced from a basket of ten time charter routes has been traded with SSY...Read More