Meet BIMCO’s Chief Shipping Analyst in Singapore


BIMCO’s Chief Shipping Analyst will be visiting Singapore to be the moderator at BIMCO’s own seminar and networking event “Crude Oil Tankers: Road to Recovery”. Peter Sand will furthermore be participating in Maritime CEO Forum and a panel discussion at the 15th edition of Asia Pacific Maritime Conference. All three events are hosted in Singapore and will take place on 13-15 March 2018.

BIMCO’s own seminar and networking event “Crude Oil Tankers: Road to Recovery” is an integrated part of Asia Pacific Maritime Conference and free to attend. Peter Sand will moderate the panel discussion scheduled for 15 March 2018 at 12:00 – 14:00 at Marina Bay Sands, Hall C, Level 1, Red Deck. Sign up here.

The event will be based on BIMCO’s unique series of analysis covering the what is needed for the crude oil tanker industry to recover from the current trough. Peter Sand will be joined by:

  • Adrian Economakis, Chief Operations Officer at VesselsValue
  • Andrew Hoare, Chief Operating Officer at Navig8 Group
  • Henrik Hartzell, Managing Director at Heidmar Singapore
  • Matthew Blake, Director of Business Development at Teekay Singapore
  • Vincent Lai, Chief Executive Officer at Landbridge Holdings.

The seminar will bring you up to speed on the latest supply and demand developments for the global tankers shipping market. We will focus on the issues that impact your business today and in the future: rebalancing of the oil market, earnings, oil storage, fundamental market balance and the 2020 global sulphur cap.

Chief Shipping Analyst Peter Sand comments: “The Road to Recovery for the crude oil tanker industry is as relevant as ever. The fundamental imbalance will be addressed, and instruments used to handle the supply-side will be discussed”.

At the other panel discussion “Leaders’ Forum – Attention On Deck”, Peter Sand will, together with 6 other speakers, explore what 2018 has in store for the maritime industry in terms of opportunities, challenges and investments.

The panel discussion is scheduled for 14 March 2018 at 11:30 – 12:30. The session will focus on the depleting energy resources of the region together with the changing dynamics affecting the trade patterns in Asia.

The Asia Pacific Maritime Conference will be held at Marina Bay Sands in Singapore.

The conference is a premier event in Southeast Asia where 15,000 owners, builders, procurers, end-users of products/service from Asia and 1,500+ international suppliers in the shipbuilding & marine, workboat and offshore industry come together across three days to buy, sell and network.

Peter Sand will furthermore be participating in the Maritime CEO Forum organized by, where he will take questions from the floor and Sam Chambers, Editor at Maritime CEO. The Q&A with Peter Sand is scheduled for 13 March 2018 at 14:00 – 14:30 at the Fullerton Hotel.

The Maritime CEO Forum is a half-day event, where panels of shipowners and shipmanagers will discuss the industry pressing issues.

If you would like a private meeting with Peter Sand, feel free to contact him at

BIMCO’s shipping market analysis team uses global economics as a starting point for analysing all seaborne trades. By analysing the commercial markets for dry bulkers, tankers and containerships, they assist management, members and clients with insight into many different aspects of the global shipping industry.


Peter Sand
in Copenhagen, DK


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