- Most shipping companies are down more than 90% and the short term outlook does not look bright.
- After 25 years of 10% global fleet gross tonnage growth, 2016 is a turning point with growth lower than 5%.
- Increased interest rates, fewer ships and constant global trade growth show that there are investment opportunities in the shipping world.
It seems strange to analyze the shipping sector in the current volatile markets, but sound sector analyses help to keep nerves firm and to clearly valuate the opportunities a bear market brings. The shipping sector is interesting due to the fact that it represents a perfect example for a bottomless investment theory and an excellent investment opportunity for those who can and know how to catch a falling knife. More →