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The Shipping Markets Checkpoint: Threats and opportunities in a COVID-19 world

For the first webinar in the series ‘ The Shipping Markets Checkpoint: Threats and opportunities in a COVID-19 world’ BIMCO has invited Randy Giveans, Senior Vice President Equity Researcher at Jefferies to discuss recent developments together with BIMCO’s Chief Shipping Analyst, Peter Sand. 

The two shared their insights regarding the current events dominating the dry bulk and tanker markets as well as their views on what the future may bring for the two markets.

BIMCO Bunkers in the garden

Where should bunker samples be taken? Is BIMCO's bunker non-lien clause workable? BIMCO's Grant Hunter and Anna Wollin give some insight into the BIMCO Bunker Terms 2018 and the Bunker Non-Lien Clause.

A welcome message from BIMCO’s new Secretary General, David Loosley

Taking up his position as BIMCO’s Secretary General and CEO in July, David Loosley stresses the importance of creating a resilient future for shipping. “As I start my tenure as Secretary General of BIMCO, I will work with our members, our executive committee and board of directors, our staff and a wide range of international organizations in order to meet our ambitions. Collaboration and partnership are key and at the heart of our approach,” he says. 

BIMCO Market Analysis Webinar 2020 Q2

The Covid-19 pandemic is influencing all aspects of shipping, and is the main focus of BIMCO’s chief shipping analyst, Peter Sand, in his Shipping Market Outlook on the three main shipping sectors.

Impact of COVID-19 on Future Shipping Demand with BIMCO's Peter Sand

From the drastic decrease in oil demand to lockdown in manufacturing, Peter provided an overview of the macroeconomic challenges being faced by individual shipping sectors and subsequently indicators of how the breakbulk and project cargo sectors are faring through the current pandemic.

Bite-size pieces of BIMCO Shipping Market Analysis insights

Peter Sand, BIMCO’s Chief Shipping analyst, featured on MDC’s Titbits of maritime knowledge, stories and trends on 29 April 2020, where he provided his perspective on the three commercial shipping markets.

  • Daily crude oil tanker rates at $200,000 – WTF? And for how long?
  • Container market balances on a knives edge – How? And what comes next?
  • Can China solely keep the dry bulk out of the doldrums?

Coronavirus and its impact on shipping

How is shipping affected by the coronavirus pandemic and the low oil price by mid-April? The trio of analysts, Alan Murphy, CEO & Founder of Sea-Intelligence; Russel Thomson, CEO & Founder of Tradeviews and BIMCO Chief Shipping Analyst, Peter Sand, had a 2-hour marathon webinar session to try and answer those question. They covered the three main shipping segments – dry bulk, containers and tankers.

Coronavirus and its impact on shipping

On 31 March 2020, Peter Sand presented at The roaring twenties, a digital conference hosted by Capital Link. Sand provided his take on the state of commercial shipping markets amidst a global pandemic.

IMO 2020 Sulphur Cap and current technical challenges

BIMCO's Christian Bækmark Schiolborg from BIMCO Marine Environment department focuses on the technical and fuel related challenges shipowners are faced with right now. Schiolborg is joined by Managing Director Rahul Choudhuri from VPS in Singapore, who shares an update on the situation in Singapore and at large.

BIMCO Market Analysis Webinar - Dry Bulk Shipping Market Outlook

Peter Sand speaks about the state of the dry bulk market.

BIMCO IMO2020 sulphur webinar

Includes BIMCO’s Chief Shipping Analysis Peter Sand, who will focus on the changes occurring in the freight market, debating a range of issues including freight rates in USD per tonnes against the TCE quotes. Who pays what in the market? Non-scrubber-fitted ships being the benchmark ship but what does that mean to the ones with a scrubber on board?

The commercial aspects that matter to the future shipping industry

Peter Sand provides his take on the commercial aspects that matter to the future shipping industry at the Slide2Open Shipping Finance Conference on 30 January 2020.

BIMCO Analyst: Phase one deal will deliver both trade creation and trade diversion

Peter Sand, chief shipping analyst at BIMCO, talks the economic implications of the US-China phase one trade deal on CNBC.

BIMCO dry bulk market analysis webinar 2019 Q4

BIMCO's chief market analyst, Peter Sand, gives his view on the current state of the dry bulk market.

IMSBC Code webinar

BIMCO's Ai Cheng Foo presents the IMSBC Code, potential pitfalls and use.

2020 sulphur - what can you do with 8 weeks to go?

BIMCO's Christian Schiolborg presents a range of things shipowners can do in the final weeks before the start of the 0.50% global sulphur cap. Crew awareness is for example still possible to work on.

BIMCO's Sand: Companies are rushing to secure their cargo shipments no matter the price

Peter Sand of BIMCO discusses what's driving the tremendous spike in global tanker shipping rates on CNBC.

BIMCO dry bulk market analysis webinar 2019 Q3

BIMCO's chief shipping analyst, Peter Sand, goes through his latest shipping market report. This video covers the dry bulk market.

Splash Podcast: Sand and steel

The Splash podcast features BIMCO’s chief shipping analyst, Peter Sand, in the hot seat and he expertly faces a barrage of tough questions.

BIMCO tanker market analysis webinar Q2 2019

BIMCO's chief shipping analyst, Peter Sand, goes through his latest shipping market report.

BIMCO container market analysis webinar Q2 2019

BIMCO's chief shipping analyst, Peter Sand, goes through his latest shipping market report.

BIMCO tanker market analysis webinar Q1 2019

BIMCO's chief analyst, Peter Sand, takes a look at the crude and product tanker markets.

BIMCO container market analysis webinar Q1 2019

BIMCO's Peter Sand presents his views on the Q1 2019 container market.

Shipping Finance 2019 presentation

Peter Sand gave a presentation on the three main shipping markets, crude and product tankers, dry bulk and containers. He discussed the trends and drivers in these markets, including supply and demand factors and the outlook. Peter Sand also touched upon the upcoming 2020 Sulphur Cap and its commercial implications for the shipping industry.

Shipping Market Outlook Dry Bulk Sector

BIMCO's Chief Shipping Analyst, Peter Sand, dives into the outlook and condition of the dry bulk shipping sector as of November 2018.

Iran sanctions and the oil market

Peter Sand talks about Iran sanctions and the oil market from CNBC.

Shipping market analysis Q3 market report

Peter Sand, BIMCO’s Chief Shipping Analyst, has completed his Q3 market report and goes through some of the key takeaways in a very unpredictable market situation.

Lloyd's List Podcast from Posidonia 2018

Peter Sand, chief shipping analyst at BIMCO joins Lloyd's List special Posidonia edition of the Lloyd’s List Podcast to talk about the challenges and the future prospects for the shipping markets, including the 2020 global sulphur cap experiment, and why we all need to focus on Indian demand.

BIMCO's Sand: China is ‘running the show’ in the dry bulk market

Peter Sand of BIMCO discusses the impact of a trade war on the shipping industry on CNBC.

Cyber security webinar

A webinar, hosted by the Nautical Institute discussing cyber security in the maritime industry. BIMCO’s Aron Sørensen and Phil Tinsley explained key topics of cyber security and a Q&A followed, which answered viewers concerns.

FONASBA Quality Standard

FONASBA General Manager, Jonathan Williams, provides an overview of the FONASBA Quality Standard Certification scheme for ship agents.

SHIPTERM webinar

A panel of four representatives of the subcommittee that developed the term sheet for bilateral ship financing transactions introduce the term sheet, its background and content.

Novation Agreements webinar

Anna Wollin (BIMCO), Chris Kidd (Ince and Co) and Donald Chard (Arbitrator and BIMCO consultant) provide an overview of the Standard Novation Agreements.

Anti-Corruption clause webinar

The webinar discusses how the anti-corruption clause can help owners and charterers tackle corruption issues through a practical and collaborative process to resist demands for "facilitation payments". The Clause is analysed by three members of the team who wrote it. Inga Froysa of Klaveness, Tim Springett of the UK Chamber of Shipping and Karl Even Rygh of Nordisk in Oslo share their views on how the Clause is intended to work and discuss the practical aspects of implementing anti-corruption procedures to ensure compliance.

BI Analyst Briefing: What’s on the Horizon for the Shipping Industry in 2015

On 8 January 2015, Bloomberg Intelligence held a webinar with BIMCO’s Chief Shipping analyst Peter Sand and Jonathan Chappell from Evercore ISI.

During the webinar Peter Sand shared BIMCO’s view on the dry bulk and tanker markets as well as on the current macro economic factors influencing the world of shipping.

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Project Cargo Summit 2020

Peter Sand, BIMCO’s Chief Shipping Analyst join the speakers panel of Programme Project Cargo Summit 2020, where he discussed the current developments and updates from the commercial shipping markets during the ‘Keynote – Future shipping demand in a post-pandemic world’ session.

BIMCO Market Analysis Webinar 2020 Q3

After the sharp and sudden shock of the pandemic, the economic recovery has begun and it is clear that it will be drawn out and uneven, both geographically and by sector. Huge stimulus packages have so far been enough to prop up some parts of the economy. However, these are not magic pills, and, with the virus still spreading, a global recovery is some way off,” Peter Sand writes in his analysis.

World This Week- Weekly Updates from The Maritime Business

Peter Sand, BIMCO’s chief shipping analyst joined the World This Week – Weekly Updates from The Maritime Business webinar to discuss the topics dominating the shipping markets in week 32.

During the webinar Peter has shared BIMCO’s views on the three main shipping sectors (dry bulk shipping, tanker shipping and container shipping) by bringing up the recent positive developments in container shipping, the high volumes of gains being exported out of South America and more.

State of the Bunker Industry - Examining the Key Issues Stakeholders Face Today

This is not the post-2020 environment we expected. The event examined the key issues that marine fuel stakeholders from buyers to suppliers face today. How did we get here, and what can we expect in the months ahead? Is there any IMO 2020 hangover at all, or is the focus now only on dealing with the reality of new market dynamics and the changing economic landscape? Peter Sand, Chief Shipping Analyst, BIMCO provided the Shipowners' Perspective.

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Coronavirus crisis and the trade war – post-pandemic world

BIMCO’s Chief Shipping Analyst, Peter Sand, provided his take on the coronavirus crisis, the US-China Trade war and shipping markets in a post-pandemic environment. The Xeneta’s webinar also featured Patrik Berglund, CEO & Co-Founder of Xeneta.

COVID-19’s implications for shipmanagement

COVID-19 has imposed a wide range of issues to shipmanagers, and the ordeal continues to develop. The webinar discussed key challenges such as onboard precautions, crew changes, regulatory compliance, port and flag state inspections and technical operations. The webinar was hosted by BIMCO’s Head of Maritime Safety & Security Jakob P. Larsen and featured V.Group’s Director HSEQ & Technical, Matt Dunlop, and Spliethoff’s Head of QHSE, Marco van Rijsinge

Top 5 questions on maritime contracts and COVID-19

The Top 5 questions BIMCO receives related to contracts and the coronavirus are:

  • Are ports considered unsafe?
  • Is this a 'force majeure' situation?
  • What about laytime - will it run? 
  • Will a ship remain on hire?
  • Can the charter party be cancelled?

Protecting Maritime Borders From COVID-19

Peter Sand featured on the Windward webinar where he presented his insight on how the shipping markets have been impacted by the outbreak of the novel coronavirus.

BIMCO Market Analysis Webinar - Tanker market

Peter Sand, BIMCO's Chief Market Analyst, presents his views on the tanker market, especially looking at the market fundamentals.

BIMCO Market Analysis Webinar - Container Shipping Market Outlook Q1 2020

Peter Sand, BIMCO's Chief Market Analyst, speaks about the state of the container shipping market.

The Lloyd’s List Podcast: Shipping infected by coronavirus

BIMCO's chief market analyst, Peter Sand gives his views on the market fallout from coronavirus and where the key risk areas lie.

Webinar Biofouling

BIMCO’s Ashok Srinivasan shares BIMCO’s perspective on biofouling and the upcoming developments in this sphere. As fuel prices move upwards, it is important for shipowners to ensure that their ships perform best to optimise fuel consumption. Biofouling plays an important role in this.

The webinar informs members on present situation, increased regulatory focus on biofouling and some hints on what can be expected as we move ahead. It also briefly introduces BIMCO initiatives on this topic.

Simon Doran, Managing Director of Hull Wiper, is guest speaker and shares his perspective on the problem and what solutions are available both now and in future.

BIMCO tanker market analysis webinar 2019 Q4

BIMCO's chief market analyst, Peter Sand, gives his view on the current state of the tanker market.

BIMCO container market analysis webinar 2019 Q4

BIMCO's chief market analyst, Peter Sand, gives his view on the current state of the container shipping market.

BIMCO President, Sadan Kaptanoglu

BIMCO President, Sadan Kaptanoglu, has spoken to the national broadcaster in Japan, NHK, on several issues in shipping such as environment and security.

BBC World Podcast - Update: Oil tanker transport costs rise

BIMCO’s Chief Shipping Analyst, Peter Sand, featured in BBC’s World Business Report, to describe recent disruptions and surges in freight rates of the oil tanker market.

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BIMCO tanker market analysis webinar 2019 Q3

BIMCO's chief shipping analyst, Peter Sand, goes through his latest shipping market report. This video covers the tanker market.

BIMCO container market analysis webinar 2019 Q3

BIMCO's chief shipping analyst, Peter Sand, goes through his latest shipping market report. This video covers the container market.

Hoping for de-escalation of tensions in Strait of Hormuz: Shipping analyst

Multiple companies take extra measures to ensure they are doing business safely, says Peter Sand, chief shipping analyst at BIMCO from CNBC

BIMCO dry bulk market analysis webinar Q2 2019

BIMCO's chief shipping analyst, Peter Sand, goes through his latest shipping market report.

REPAIRCON 2018 and MINREPCON 2018

Subcommittee members Søren Berg, J. Lauritzen, Donald McLean, Lisnave & Donald Chard, BIMCO discuss and answer questions from the viewers regarding the newly revised REPAIRCON 2018 and MINREPCON 2018 forms in this webinar.

BIMCO dry bulk market analysis webinar Q1 2019

BIMCO's Chief Market Analyst, Peter Sand, presents his views on the dry bulk sector for Q1 2019.

Lloyds list container sector outlook 2019

Lloyd’s List Container’s editor James Baker talks to BIMCO chief shipping analyst Peter Sand, Sea-Intelligence Consulting chief executive Lars Jensen and Platts freight analyst Alex Younevitch about the outlook for container shipping in 2019.

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Shipping Market Outlook Oil Tanker Sector

BIMCO's Chief Shipping Analyst, Peter Sand, dives into the outlook and condition of the oil tanker shipping sector as of November 2018.

Shipping Market Outlook Container Sector

BIMCO Chief Shipping Analyst, Peter Sand, presents his view on the container shipping market for the fall of 2018 and outlook towards 2019.

S&P Global Platts insight conversation with Peter Sand

Peter Sand, chief shipping analyst at BIMCO, talks to Alex Younevitch, managing editor for EMEA shipping at S&P Global Platts, about the container market and the challenges that it is facing from the escalating US-China trade war, the upcoming IMO 2020 regulation, and tonnage oversupply.

Peter Sand, chief shipping analyst at Bimco, discusses reports that China imported no oil from the U.S. in August

China imported no US oil in August because of trade tensions, analyst says from CNBC.

General Agency Agreement webinar

Agency appointments are often agreed over the phone or by email. But with ship operations becoming ever more complex, there is a growing need for a standard agreement that clearly sets out the services to be performed by the agents and the liabilities and responsibilities of both parties.

A panel discusses the newly published BIMCO / FONASBA General Agency Agreement and explains why agents and their principals would benefit from using it.

Shipping Industry Outlook September 2017

Shipping industry outlook by Peter Sand, chief shipping analyst at BIMCO.

Road to Recovery Update March 2017

Peter Sand, BIMCO's Chief Shipping Analyst, talks to Grant Hunter about the latest update of BIMCO's Road to Recovery analysis of the shipping market.

Agency Appointment Agreement

Hosted by BIMCO's  Pernille Kærvad Jacobsen, Manager, Contracts & Clauses and featuring a panel of members involved in the development of the new form, the webinar introduced the new agency appointment agreement, and explained the reasons for developing the agreement and responded to participants’ questions about the form.

GUARDCON and End User Certification (EUCs) webinar

This webinar hosted by Giles Noakes and Grant Hunter is about End User Certificates for weapons used by private maritime security companies on board ships.

The Road to Recovery June 2016

Interview with Peter Sand, BIMCO Chief Shipping Analyst about the "Road to Recovery" dry cargo market analysis. The interview took place at BIMCO House on 10 June 2016 with Grant Hunter.

IMSBC Code webinar

A one-hour long webinar session on the IMSBC Code, highlighting two very relevant issues for members; i.e. on “How to carry bulk cargoes safely – a shared risk?” and “ What is it – identifying cargo hazards under the IMSBC Code”.