Market Research

Spotting market trends early, allows our clients to recognize opportunities and challenges.

SPI Marine’s Market Research and Analytical department is made up of a team of shipping and logistics professionals, whose in-depth research methods provide our customers with a complete understanding of the parcel tanker freight markets by identifying and analysing the factors determining long and short term trends.

Coordinating closely with our brokers, who have a finger on the pulse of the markets, we have access to a large amount of information and data, enabling us to produce relevant and current market intelligence, key tools to support day-to-day trading activities as well as long term strategic planning.

Supplying a broad range of live, daily analytical and periodic and analytical material, our trusted and authoritative reports cover current, historic and projected freight trends, reported fixtures and vessel availability. We evaluate regional and global fleet developments, commodity demand/supply balances, trade flow statistics, the impact of new regulations and legislation as well as variances in vessel values and operational costs, enabling our customers to remain competitive in today’s complex freight environment.