The Baltic Exchange’s main sea freight index, which tracks rates for capesize, panamax and supramax vessels, edged lower on Tuesday due to weaker rates across all vessel segments. The Baltic dry index was down 7 points, or 0.6%, at 1,200. The capesize index eased 8 points, or 0.4%, to 1,782. Average daily earnings for capesizes, …

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