We are specialists in Maritime and Shipping related Market Intelligence with an independent perspective on trends.
We have the capability to provide data-driven intelligence across shipping sectors to our customers across the globe.
Our clients, who include ship owners, charterers, oil/gas/dry bulk majors, chemical producers, traders, port operators, canal authorities, financial institutions, insurance providers, governments, lawyers and prospective investors can take advantage of and have access to a wide range of our capabilities. These include extensive domain expertise in maritime transportation advisory, knowledge of the latest maritime market intelligence, deep-rooted sector-wide connections and comprehensive end-to-end solution expertise.
Our Market Intelligence services include:

Market Research & Forecasting

At Wade Maritime, our Market research and Forecasting division is a well-oiled machine. Handled by our group company, Richardson Lawrie Associates - UK, who have been in the field of maritime research for the last 35 years - our research and forecasting division has a rock-solid reputation among small and big shipping, oil, gas and chemical companies alike.
We provide our clients with ad-hoc research to assess the competitive, regulatory and dynamic landscape of individual markets and regions in the maritime sector.
Our risk management plan tells you how you’re going to handle risk in your project. It documents how you’ll assess risk, who is responsible for doing it, and how to ensure that the process from the identification to elimination/mitigation or optimization is efficient and timely.

Market Reports

Keeping pace with the business environment, we publish custom, syndicated market reports that include detailed statistical analysis and exploration of market dynamics and trends that provide a holistic picture of the industry. We employ best-practice models and research methodologies developed over 3 decades, as well as comprehensive market analysis to ensure each report provides accurate market segmentation and insights.
We combine comprehensive industry analysis with accurate estimates and forecasts; providing complete research solutions aimed at delivering maximum industry clarity for strategic decision making.

Whether you’re looking for high quality and reliable market research reports or if you need expert insights and data-driven predictions to inform strategic decisions contact our Market Research and Intelligence team to discuss your objectives using the contact form below. We would love to hear from you.
We publish the following reports regularly:

Oil Tanker Market:
  • Oil Tanker Market – Short Term Outlook - Monthly
  • Oil Tanker Market – Medium Term Outlook - Quarterly

  • [Monthly and quarterly both cover all segments of markets and sizes of the ships].
Gas Carrier Market:
  • VLGC Market - Short Term Outlook - Monthly
  • LPG Carrier Market - Medium Term Outlook - Quarterly

  • [Monthly report covers only VLGC market whereas quarterly report covers all segments and sizes].
Chemical Market:
  • Chemical Carrier World (CCW) Market Report - Quarterly
  • Trade Bulletin
  • Global Chemicals Trade Data

Subscribers can log in to our Data Centre to view reports.


Strategic Business Advisory

  • Fleet & Cargo Coverage Strategy
  • Business Case Development
  • Market Feasibility Studies

Market Intelligence

  • Market Research & Forecasting
  • Market Reports
  • Latest Insights

Risk Management

  • Strategic Risk
  • Operational Risk
  • Contractual Risk

Transformation and Optimization

  • Pool Organisation & Revenue Distribution Systems
  • Team Performance & Efficiency Evaluation
  • Management System Review & Gap Analysis
  • Product Loss Control in Maritime Transportation

Bespoke Solutions

  • Pool Organisation & Revenue Distribution Systems
  • Enhanced Due Diligence for Marine and Ship Vetting
  • Claims Advisory: Early Neutral Evaluation and Dispute Resolution
  • Expert Witness Services

Specialist Training

  • Laytime & Demurrage
  • Bills of Lading, Letters of Indemnity and Charter Party Clauses
  • Tanker and Dry Bulk - Chartering & Operations
  • International LPG Value Chain

Our Projects