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Manning 2017

Annual Review and Forecast

August 2017

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Manning 2017

Comprehensive analysis of manning costs

Is seafarer supply matching the demand from today’s global fleet? Drewry Maritime Research’s Manning 2017 report tackles this question and also sets out the facts concerning wage rates and terms of employment that dictate the cost of manning vessels.

  • Global Seafarers - supply and demand - How has the seafarer supply changed in relation to the wider changes in the size of the world merchant fleet? Drewry provides forecasts up to 2021.
  • Supply - Where is the global supply coming from and how has this changed? Projected additional officer requirements 2017–2021.
  • Demand - Fleet sector changes 2004-2017 for the 6 main vessel sectors of chemicals, containers, dry bulk, LNG, LPG and oil tankers and projected officer requirements.
  • Crew wages and employment terms - Master wages 2002-2017, ITF uniform "TCC" collective agreement 2012-2017, crew budget, terms and conditions of service.
  • Country analysis - Seafarer numbers 1990-end 2016, 2017 wage breakdown across 10 grades, premium rates, reputation and market sentiment. Data covers Bulgaria, China, Croatia, India, Latvia, Philippines, Poland, Romania, Russia, Ukraine and UK.

 

Manning 2017 is one of Drewry Maritime Research’s annual reports, providing you with a comprehensive data and analysis of manning in international shipping and a unique tool to help you benchmark your costs against the industry.


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Fast facts...

  • 15 years supply and demand analysis
  • Projections of officer requirements until 2021 
  • Manning budgets for 30 types of vessel
  • Country profiles of the top 11 suppliers of seafarers

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Multipurpose Shipping Market Outlook

Join us for a FREE Drewry online briefing at 0900 or 1600 BST on Tues 3 July 2018 on the outlook for the multipurpose shipping market. Hosted by Susan Oatway, Senior Analyst for Multipurpose & Breakbulk Shipping and Martin Dixon, Head of Research Products.

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