This new website focuses on seaborne trade for bulk commodities within the following main groups:
It offers authoritative, in depth and unbiased commentary on changing seaborne trade patterns and the implications for the world bulk fleet. It is aimed at participants in the shipping sector e.g. owners, charterers and bankers.
A number of products and services are showcased on the website including reports and unique time series.
- Seaborne bilateral trade flows – the website provides detailed information on seaborne trade movements derived from bilateral country information sourced from Global Trade Information Services. A list of countries providing primary trade data is shown in the chart below.
- Commodity factsheets – easy to digest data showing the most important seaborne exporters, importers and trade routes for some of the most important commodities.
- Trade maps – a companion product for Commodity Factsheets. These maps provide a graphical representation of seaborne routes for key commodities.
- Country mining factsheets – in depth analysis of new iron ore and coal mining projects
Chart showing country coverage for primary seaborne trade data: