The Baltic Exchange’s main sea freight index, which tracks rates for capesize, panamax and supramax vessels, inched up on Monday as rates improved for the capesize vessel segment. The Baltic dry index was up 11 points, or 0.9%, at 1,207. The capesize index rose 51 points, or 2.9%, to 1,790. Average daily earnings for capesizes, …

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