Clarksons posts highest ever profits and revenues as port congestion and strong energy demand lift shipbroker
- First-half revenues at the world’s largest shipbroker climbed by 40% to £266.7m
- Heavier levels of port congestion particularly helped the group’s broking arm
- Clarksons had raised interim dividend payments from 27p to 29p per share
Shipping firm Clarksons has hailed record revenues and profits as it benefited from soaring freight rates amid a shortage of vessels, and high oil and gas demand.
Revenues at the world’s largest shipbroker climbed by 40 per cent…