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Passionate about the maritime industry with a solid background in shipping, Andrew has worked within yacht, royal navy, ship broking and technology/insight businesses and has extensive experience in analysis of international markets and development of strategy to support maritime industry. Full Bio
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Mar 2018
  • Bunker Fuel
  • Shipping
  • Dry Freight

Why the container industry needs to replace BAF with a new pricing tool

The container industry has an elephant in the room. It’s big, smelly and has some serious boundary issues. Its name is the Bunker Adjustment Factor and recently it has grown so large that market players can barely see each other behind its fat bulk

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  • Blog
Apr 2017
  • Agriculture
  • Coal
  • Petrochemicals
  • Shipping
  • Dry Freight
  • Transportation

Container Index Revolution: Should it be embraced by carriers?

It is a fact that the wind of change does not smell the same to everyone. There are clear signs that the container industry is slowly creaking towards using price indexes in contracts, but some of the most important players still hesitate to give it a shot

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  • Blog
Mar 2017
  • Agriculture
  • Coal
  • Petrochemicals
  • Shipping
  • Transportation

Container Index Revolution: Is it the time to embrace price transparency?

Over 2000 container industry players descended upon TPM at Long Beach, end February, where one key theme I took away was the hesitancy to embrace price transparency

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  • Blog



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