Shipping KPI monthly news - May 2020


Keep reporting during the pandemic

BIMCO – being the custodian of the Shipping KPI system – is recommending all users to continue full reporting during the time of the Covid-19 outbreak.

The pandemic is having a significant impact on all shipping operations. Needless to say, the PI025 -number of seafarers not relieved on time will be influenced by the current travelling restrictions. With shipping companies being subject to national or local lock down, curfew or work-from-home provisions, some delay in the quarterly reporting is expected.

In case users need or want to mitigate the negative impact in benchmarking during quarters of Covid-19 impact, we kindly remind users that ships can be saved in draft mode under which they will not be used for benchmarking in the applicable reported quarters.

Go to My Ships:

Click on the pen marker next to each ship:

Make sure the draft tick box is checked:

For more information

Please email any comments and questions to Peter Lundahl Rasmussen:

About BIMCO's Shipping KPI System

  • Based on reported Performance indicators (PI) being aggregated into Key Performance Indicators (KPI)
  • Provides an accurate comparison of ships
  • Has anonymised data
  • Has a high level of data security
  • Keeps user’s data safe
  • Boosts performance improvements
  • Ship/fleet/industry benchmarking


Johan Conrad
in Copenhagen, DK


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