2nd Iron Ore and Coal Shipping Summit Hong Kong 2014
The conference will focus on the maritime transportation of iron ore and coal, making an attempt to forecast the trends of global economy; iron ore, coal and other commodities, production and distribution; the trading markets, shipping capacities, shipbuilding and shipping requirements; the financing and investment climate, shipping innovation effects on ship-values and the environmental imperatives. Also the conference will analyze and advice on the promising future of the Hong Kong Maritime Cluster – What it is and what must be done.
This conference will feature many high profile speakers from shipping companies, charterers, traders, mining companies, steel mills, shipbuilders, ports, classification societies, financial institutions, politicians, regulators, brokers and the media. The entire maritime chain will gather at this distinguished conference where the exchange of information and ideas will make this conference a great experience.
Topics to be addressed are: • Learn from the iron ore, coal, oil, and other commodities traders and brokers what their market perceptions and expectations are. • Discuss who has the real hard information on current trends and how it should be valued. • Debate with charterers, traders, brokers, operators and ship-owners on what the freight rates and the market will be, what ships will be needed and how shipping will be affected. • Learn about the effects of ship innovation imperatives and how it affects ship asset values • Learn about the consequences from the overcapacity of the orderbook and the role of the new capital providers • Learn what is the eco ship and what is the market asset value today and what it will be tomorrow • Learn how to mobilize money in the current and future climate. • Learn if the traditional shipping financial institutions are back to lending? • Learn where the shipping money is now and how to find it • Learn where the smart investments should go now?
The conference will take place in an open, stimulating, free-flowing and attractive environment combined with informal discussions which once again will demonstrate the successful hallmark of the Mare Forum formula.
InterContinental Grand Stanford Hotel,
70 Mody Road,
Kowloon – Hong Kong
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