Initiated by the pandemic, pressure on the current global supply chain is likely to continue for the near to-mid-term, providing opportunities and risks for liner operators, and challenges for cargo owners
Climate, Covid, and Commodities: The “New Three C’s” of maritime risk
With an eye on 2022 and beyond, contextualising the "Three C's" of creditworthiness (Character, Capacity and Capital), Infospectrum highlights the collective and increasing relevance of the "New Three C's", namely, Climate, Covid, and Commodities to maritime risk
Whether viewed as a regulatory compulsion, stakeholder activism, or corporate mission, Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) compliance is the new frontier of the maritime and commodities sectors.
Containership owners feast in the newbuilding market
Driven by an unexpected surge in demand and record profitability in the last 12 months, owners have returned to the new building market to capitalise on the global requirements for additional capacity.
Two Minutes With Keith Ball, Senior Analyst, Americas
This month we spoke to Keith Ball, Senior Analyst at Infospectrum’s office in Saskatoon, Canada. He shared with us his take on working at Infospectrum, and the challenges faced by the shipping industry at the moment.
The Roadmap to Decarbonisation - Liner Fuel Choices Remain Under The Spotlight
A carbon-free maritime sector may seem a distant prospect, but the largest liner operators are aready making plans to comply with regulatory measures well in advance of the key 2050 deadline. However, many questions need to be answered and challenging decisions need to be made.
Two Minutes With Stephanie Rockett, Global HR Manager
This month, coinciding with Mental Health Awareness Week, we spoke to Steph Rockett, Infospectrum's Global HR Manager based at our Oxford office. She shares with us her take on working at Infospectrum and what the company has been doing to support employees' mental health during the COVID-19 pandemic.