Ship broker

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SHIP BROKER. One who transacts business between the owners of vessels and merchants who send cargoes.

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China's December coal imports are set to hit 28 million tons, the highest since December 2013, according to Ralph Leszczynski, head of research at ship broker Banchero Costa in Singapore.
When ship owners are quoting Libyan cargoes they double or triple the freight rate due to uncertainties," a second ship broker said.
Terry Henderson, 28, ship broker, Sunderland: I suppose so.
LIVERPOOL'S oldest ship broker, SC Chambers & Co, has been acquired by Sanderson Maritime, backed by Merseyside Special Investment Fund (MSIF).
The fears come after figures compiled by international offshore ship broker, the Stewart Group.
Yun Kyong Jung, 52, a South Korean ship broker, and Jumpei Maeda, 67, a trader, were found guilty of violating the foreign exchange and other laws.
According to the indictment and investigations, Kim and Shimada collaborated with Yun Kyong Jung, 51, a South Korean ship broker based in South Korea, and three others in the illegal export case.
And what could be a greater distortion of facts than to insinuate that the Garvey Movement was compromised by petty thievery within the organization, deceptively ignoring the true fact that Garvey had been left exposed to Hoover's indictment of mail fraud when he was unable to produce a boat purchased with UNIA funds solicited by mail because the ship broker, a certain Mr.
But the City ship broker had a long face in London's Clerkenwell Court as magistrate Christopher Bourke gave him a verbal kick up the backside.
The ship broker moved into 3,600 square-feet in May.
London - Leading British-based ship broker Simpson Spence Young (SSY) has acquired smaller Danish peer Bidsted & Co, the companies said, in the latest shake-up by players looking for growth as the industry heads for recovery.
5 which would put downward pressure on dry bulk freight rates, Norwegian ship broker Fearnley quoted as saying.