Advanced International Maritime Business

Course Info

Length: 2 Weeks

City: Rotterdam

Type: In Classroom

Available Dates

  • Dec-18-2023

    Rotterdam

  • Jan-08-2024

    Rotterdam

  • Mar-11-2024

    Rotterdam

  • May-13-2024

    Rotterdam

  • July-08-2024

    Rotterdam

  • Sep-09-2024

    Rotterdam

  • Nov-11-2024

    Rotterdam

Dates in Other Venues

  • Dec-11-2023

    Dubai

  • Dec-18-2023

    Istanbul

  • Jan-01-2024

    Hamburg

  • Jan-01-2024

    Athens

  • Jan-01-2024

    London

  • Jan-08-2024

    Istanbul

  • Feb-12-2024

    Dubai

  • Mar-04-2024

    London

  • Mar-04-2024

    Athens

  • Mar-04-2024

    Hamburg

  • Mar-11-2024

    Istanbul

  • Apr-08-2024

    Dubai

  • May-06-2024

    Hamburg

  • May-06-2024

    Athens

  • May-06-2024

    London

  • May-13-2024

    Istanbul

  • June-10-2024

    Dubai

  • July-01-2024

    Hamburg

  • July-01-2024

    Athens

  • July-01-2024

    London

  • July-08-2024

    Istanbul

  • Aug-12-2024

    Dubai

  • Sep-02-2024

    London

  • Sep-09-2024

    Istanbul

  • Sep-09-2024

    Athens

  • Sep-09-2024

    Hamburg

  • Oct-14-2024

    Dubai

  • Nov-04-2024

    Hamburg

  • Nov-04-2024

    London

  • Nov-04-2024

    Athens

  • Nov-11-2024

    Istanbul

  • Dec-09-2024

    Dubai

  • Feb-10-2025

    Dubai

Course Details

Course Outline

10 days course

Fundamentals in Maritime Business

  • Maritime Industry
  • Ship Types and Sizes
  • Maritime Economics
  • Vessel Traffic & Monitoring
  • Ship Reporting & monitoring

Maritime Economics

 

  • Shipping and the economy
  • Shipping and Market cycles
  • The 4 shipping markets
  • The supply and demand for Sea Transport
  • Freight rates
  • Trading areas flows
  • The economics of New builds and Second-hand ships
  • Politics & economics

Maritime Economics

 

  • Shipping and the economy
  • Shipping and Market cycles
  • The 4 shipping markets
  • The supply and demand for Sea Transport
  • Freight rates
  • Trading areas flows
  • The economics of New builds and Second-hand ships
  • Politics & economics

Financial Management in a Maritime Business

 

  • Understanding financial terms
  • Issues of Financing in the maritime industry
  • The financial aspects of cargo management
  • The operating statement
  • Breakeven and decision making (cost / revenue relationships)
  • Budgeting & Forecasting
  • Financial Controls

Financial Management in a Maritime Business

 

  • Understanding financial terms
  • Issues of Financing in the maritime industry
  • The financial aspects of cargo management
  • The operating statement
  • Breakeven and decision making (cost / revenue relationships)
  • Budgeting & Forecasting
  • Financial Controls

Ship Cargoes and Vessels

 

  • Types and Nature of Marine Cargo
  • Types of cargo vessels
  • The Port System
  • The development of containerization
  • Intermodalism – Multimodal Information and the International Supply Chain
  • The Liner Bill of Lading, The Through Bill of Lading, The Booking Note, Time Charter (BoxTime, Slot Charters (SlotHire)
  • Marine Cargo Documentation & payment Terms
  • Customs Maritime Cargo Reporting & Controls
  • The Duty of Disclosure, Dangerous Goods and Port information
  • Cargo Stowage and Loading

Ship Cargoes and Vessels

 

  • Types and Nature of Marine Cargo
  • Types of cargo vessels
  • The Port System
  • The development of containerization
  • Intermodalism – Multimodal Information and the International Supply Chain
  • The Liner Bill of Lading, The Through Bill of Lading, The Booking Note, Time Charter (BoxTime, Slot Charters (SlotHire)
  • Marine Cargo Documentation & payment Terms
  • Customs Maritime Cargo Reporting & Controls
  • The Duty of Disclosure, Dangerous Goods and Port information
  • Cargo Stowage and Loading

Insurance and Claims

 

  • The duties of insurance brokers
  • underwriters and claims agents
  • crew injury
  • explosion and fire
  • collision
  • salvage operations
  • Cargo damage.

Insurance and Claims

 

  • The duties of insurance brokers
  • underwriters and claims agents
  • crew injury
  • explosion and fire
  • collision
  • salvage operations
  • Cargo damage.

Maritime Regulations

  • safety
  • Security 
  • Environment
  • Quality
  • ballast water

Maritime Law and Regulations

  • the Carriage of Goods by Sea Act (COGSA)
  • Hague-Visby Rules
  • Limitation of liability
  • The International Convention Regarding Bills of Lading

Chartering Management, Negotiations & Contracts

  • The process of chartering and shipbroking practices
  • Negotiations
  • Fixtures
  • post-fixtures
  • Voyage estimations
  • Charter party types

Global Maritime Intermediaries

  • Ship Managers
  • Banking and Investment Institutions
  • Ship Agents
  • Classification Societies
  • Bunkering Brokers
  • Crew Managers
  • Suppliers
  • Inspectors

Port & Terminal Management

  • Ports as facilitators of global
  • regional trade and transport
  • Port management and concession agreements
  • Private vs. public Terminal Management
  • Pilots and Tugs

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