‘From our discussions with Maritime Strategies International (MSI) and other active participants in the freight market, we now expect a higher uptake of scrubbers. We estimate that 20-25% of the larger Capesize vessels will have scrubbers fitted by end 2020. For the mid-size Panamax vessels, the uptake is lower at 5%.’ Read more
Dr. Adam Kent presents at the OECD on the shipbuilding market, looking at vessel demand, supply side changes, emissions and the evolution of shipbuilding. Read his presentation here
MSI are delighted to have worked together with ABS on its industry-shaping Low Carbon Shipping Outlook – a very important initiative! Read more
The shipping market is emerging into an upward trend cycle but is ever more impacted by external factors, argues Adam Kent Read more
Bunker demand in 2020 will be determined by scrubber usage, fuel availability and the degree of global compliance, writes MSI’s Director of Oil and Tanker Markets, Tim Smith Read more
MSI is proud to be once again sponsoring the Marine Money event in New York on 14th November.
As part of MSI’s participation our Director of Consultancy, James Frew, will be debating shipping investment strategies and offering an insight into the most promising assets for those looking to place capital.
You can catch James on stage at 15:35 in a “battle royale” with Mark Williams, chaired by Scott Bergeron of the Liberian Registry.
MSI was delighted to have been invited to attend the inaugural meeting of the Korea Ocean Business Corporation (KOBC), in Busan last week.
KOBC was established earlier this year with the stated aim of “…enhancing the competitiveness of Korea’s maritime transport industry”. This invite-only event, was attended by roughly 300 delegates, drawn from some of the biggest names in ship finance, shipbuilding and ownership.
Managing Director, Dr. Adam Kent, delivered a presentation covering trends and offering a forecast for second-hand and newbuild markets.
KOBC’s website may be view here
MSI is proud to be a signatory of the Global Maritime Forum’s call for action in support of decarbonisation in shipping, alongside some of the industry’s most prominent names. More information
Read an article by MSI’s Director of Consultancy, James Frew, in the most recent edition of Marine Money magazine Brave New World