White Papers

Thought leadership and topical analysis

Alongside our extensive market and financial research, we regularly publish white papers on issues of interest to senior industry stakeholders, whether shippers, carriers or financial intermediaries. Combining in-depth analysis and the uniquely impartial viewpoint of our sector experts these papers provide a commercial perspective on the issues of the day.

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  • Topical subjects
  • Impartial viewpoint
  • All the main market sectors covered

Recent White Papers

Document title



Ocean Freight Procurement in 2018 Recommendations February 2018

01 Feb 2018 PDF

Belt and Road Initiative Spotlight Briefing October 2017

24 Oct 2017 PDF

Liner Paradise Spotlight Report July 2017

28 Jul 2017 PDF

e-Business Disruptions in Global Freight Forwarding November 2016

24 Nov 2016 PDF

Best Route Analysis in South Germany March 2016

22 Mar 2016 PDF

White Paper Liner Industry Consolidation March 2016

17 Mar 2016 PDF

Issues in International Transportation of Forest Products February 2016

25 Feb 2016 PDF

Diminishing Returns Spotlight Briefing February 2016

09 Feb 2016 PDF


Chainalytics and Drewry partner to create Ocean Buying Group for small and medium sized shippers

Chainalytics and Drewry partner to create Ocean Buying Group for small and medium sized shippers
Chainalytics and Drewry announce the launch of Ocean Buying Group addressing the ocean freight procurement needs of small and
medium sized shippers.

Maritime Financial Model Portfolio Report - March 2018 - now available

Our model portfolio gained 2.8% between November 2017 and February 2018, outperforming its sector-specific benchmark – Bloomberg’s BI SHIP (down 4.5%)

Better days ahead for VLGC shipowners

A slowdown in fleet growth should begin the recovery cycle from the second half of 2018, according to Drewry’s latest LPG Forecaster.

Depressed outlook for long-haul routes in chemical shipping market

Chemical shipping freight rates will weaken through 2018 due to the depressed outlook on overtonnaged long haul routes, according to Drewry’s latest Chemical Forecaster.


Intermodal Asia 2018

Tim Power to attend as a keynote speaker at the opening forum ’Overview of the Container Shipping Market’.

Project Cargo Summit

Susan Oatway to discuss the heavy lift and MPV shipping markets.