Shipping KPI monthly news February 2019


About the Shipping KPI system – Feedback and Support

BIMCO’s Shipping KPI system always welcome feedback from customers in order to improve the products and services. The Shipping KPI system has a feedback function that can be accessed through this link. Shipping KPI users can also use this function to contact  the Shipping KPI support team. When the support team receives any feedback or enquiries, it will respond as soon as possible. 
In addition to the feedback function, customers can contact the Shipping KPI team through email or telephone. All contact information can be found on the right hand side panel of the contact page of BIMCO Shipping KPI as seen below:

Last but not least, you can always contact the Shipping KPI team through this email address:


Monthly random KPI – KPI022: Officer retention rate


This KPI expresses the officer retention rate within the company. The KPI expresses the company’s ability to retain officers within the organization. The KPI shows the ratio between terminations and the size of the DOC holder's officer pool. The KPI is vulnerable to changes in fleet size.

KPI Value Example

 PI041  Number of officer terminations from whatever cause  = 23
 PI056  Number of unavoidable officer terminations  = 5
 PI016  Number of beneficial officer terminations  = 1
 PI006  Number of officers employed  = 250
 KPI Value  Officer retention rate  = 93.2%

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