Hafnia is in the process of acquiring 12 vessels from its largest rival, Scorpio Tankers, in a cash transaction estimated at USD 360m. It could prove difficult for Hafnia to finance such a large deal with the current stock prices, analyst tells ShippingWatch.
Dry bulk rates have taken an unusual dive at the beginning of 2022. Most recently, the Baltic Dry Index dipped by 4 percent Friday. Several factors have triggered a ”panic in the market,” an analyst explains to ShippingWatch.