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Adrian Brown

Adrian Brown

Contributing Columnist

Adrian Brown is senior market analyst for chemicals and base oils with SIMPSON, SPENCE & YOUNG (SSY) Shipbrokers, London.

Information about SSY can be found at www.ssyonline.com. Adrian Brown, in the U.K., can be reached at fix@ssychems.com or by phone at +44 1207-507507.

In the London office SSY’s Panos Giannoulis can be reached at fix@ssychems.com or +44 20 7977 7538 and in Singapore Jordi Maymi can be reached at +65 6854 7127.

 

 

Recent Articles

SSY Base Oil Shipping Report

The United States’ markets are largely stable but will be tested over the next week or so due to the American Fuel and Petrochemical Manufacturers event in San Antonio, Texas. European demand has improved somewhat, whereas that of Asia has declined slightly. –by Adrian Brown

SSY Base Oil Shipping Report

The United States’ markets are largely stable but will be tested over the next week or so due to the American Fuel and Petrochemical Manufacturers event in San Antonio, Texas. European demand has improved somewhat, whereas that of Asia has declined slightly. –by Adrian Brown

SSY Base Oil Shipping Report

Markets out of the U.S. Gulf are almost entirely focused on contractual shipments, meaning that space is very tight for spot cargoes. European and Asian markets are both plodding on – nothing spectacular, but nothing critical either. –by Adrian Brown

SSY Base Oil Shipping Report

Markets out of the U.S. Gulf are almost entirely focused on contractual shipments, meaning that space is very tight for spot cargoes. European and Asian markets are both plodding on – nothing spectacular, but nothing critical either. –by Adrian Brown

SSY Base Oil Shipping Report

Markets out of the U.S. Gulf are almost entirely focused on contractual shipments, meaning that space is very tight for spot cargoes. European and Asian markets are both plodding on – nothing spectacular, but nothing critical either. –by Adrian Brown

SSY Base Oil Shipping Report

Markets around the world still feel eerily calm, almost as though they are waiting for something like a spark to ignite demand, but it just fails to happen. For many owners it is a hand-to-mouth existence. –by Adrian Brown

SSY Base Oil Shipping Report

Markets around the world still feel eerily calm, almost as though they are waiting for something like a spark to ignite demand, but it just fails to happen. For many owners it is a hand-to-mouth existence. –by Adrian Brown

SSY Base Oil Shipping Report

Markets around the world still feel eerily calm, almost as though they are waiting for something like a spark to ignite demand, but it just fails to happen. For many owners it is a hand-to-mouth existence. –by Adrian Brown

SSY Base Oil Shipping Report

Demand for vessel space in the primary hubs of the United States Gulf, Europe and Asia can be described as steady, but falls short of the levels of business that are usually associated with the end of February. –by Adrian Brown

SSY Base Oil Shipping Report

Demand for vessel space in the primary hubs of the United States Gulf, Europe and Asia can be described as steady, but falls short of the levels of business that are usually associated with the end of February. –by Adrian Brown

SSY Base Oil Shipping Report

Demand for vessel space in the primary hubs of the United States Gulf, Europe and Asia can be described as steady, but falls short of the levels of business that are usually associated with the end of February. –by Adrian Brown

SSY Base Oil Shipping Report

Business has picked up over the past week in Europe, but Asia is slow to gather momentum. The U.S. market is heavily committed to contracts, but less so for spot business. Space is tight all the same. –by Adrian Brown

SSY Base Oil Shipping Report

Business has picked up over the past week in Europe, but Asia is slow to gather momentum. The U.S. market is heavily committed to contracts, but less so for spot business. Space is tight all the same. –by Adrian Brown

SSY Base Oil Shipping Report

Business has picked up over the past week in Europe, but Asia is slow to gather momentum. The U.S. market is heavily committed to contracts, but less so for spot business. Space is tight all the same. –by Adrian Brown

SSY Base Oil Shipping Report

Global activity has been suspended until China is back and fully operational again after the New Year holidays, at least, that is what everyone is hoping for. Time will tell. –by Adrian Brown