Meet BIMCO’s Chief Shipping Analyst at Global Liner Shipping Conference 2017


BIMCO’s Chief Shipping Analyst, Peter Sand, will be speaking at the Global Liner Shipping Conference taking place on 15-17 May 2017 at the Kempinski Hotel in Hamburg, Germany.

For BIMCO members there is a 20% discount. Just remember to quote the VIP code “BIMCOTT17” when you make your reservation.

Peter Sand’s presentation titled “BIMCO global economic outlook and industry forecasts” will hold insights into the global liner market. Focusing on what kind of economic developments we are seeing and can expect in the areas of the world most relevant to container shipping.

The presentation scheduled for 9:35 on Tuesday 16 May, is right after the keynote address delivered by Karsten Kildahl, Chief Executive Officer at North Europe Region Maersk Line. Other speakers include Neil Dekker, Director of Container Research at Drewry and Denis Choumert, Chairman at European Shippers Council.

The main focus of the forum is on industry solutions and essential intelligence to address scale, agility and disruption in shipping and how these are going to transform the maritime industry.

Topics receiving a more detailed focus are:

  • BIMCO's global economic outlook and industry forecasts
  • The global supply outlook and the impact for lines and alliances
  • The equity market’s perspective on the container shipping space
  • Shippers’ response to current market conditions
  • Panama Canal expansion and implication for trade routes
  • Digitising the container supply chain.

Register for the event.

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

Showing leadership to the global shipping industry, BIMCO will continue its unique series of analysis on the “Road to Recovery” with an update on the dry bulk sector in early March 2017, and will add a new section for the crude oil tanker market.

Peter Sand
in Copenhagen, DK
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