Annual Review and Forecast ·
Latest release 31 Aug 2017
Is seafarer supply matching the demand from today’s global fleet? Drewry Maritime Research’s Manning 2017 report tackles this critical question and sets out the facts concerning wage rates and terms of employment that dictate the cost of manning vessels today.
The cost of operating cargo ships rose marginally in 2017 following two consecutive years of falls, but shipowners should prepare for higher costs led by a spike in insurance premiums, according to Drewry’s latest Ship Operating Costs Annual.