The sophisticated pre-deal analysis and decision support platform for ship operators
Who is it for ?
Developed for all types of operator from dry bulk/cargo, to tanker and containers.
Optimize fuel management in today’s complex, regulated markets
Smart Trader is a pre-deal analysis and decision support platform that uses bunker alerts and pricing data from S&P Global Platts to offer a new way to buy fuel.
Smart Trader helps operators thrive even in today’s complex, highly regulated fuel markets by providing buyers with the tools and marine fuel purchasing data needed to plan and make informed decisions across their fleet.
Using Smart Trader confidently manage fuel quality and price, maximize available credit and access fuel data in one easy to access location – improving planning, negotiation and fuel management.
Smart Trader – Top 3 Key Benefits
Smart Trader combines vessel data, supplier and procurement systems with S&P Global Platts live pricing, news and market insights all in one application. This gives buyers the information needed to optimize fuel management at both an individual ship and fleet level.
With access to marine fuel data from more than 350 ports, supplier directories with advanced search and filter options and interactive maps displaying your fleet’s location and fuel levels, users have everything they need to negotiate and secure the best available deals.
By using Smart Trader’s tools to analyze overall supplier performance as markets change and to track counterparty exposure, users reduce the risk of bad debts, so maximizing available capital.
Why choose Smart Trader?
Buy the right quality fuel at the lowest price at your desired destination
Interactive maps show the location, route, fuel consumption, and speed of each ship – so buyers always know the fuel requirements of every ship.
Analyze markets, compare suppliers, manage spot vs contracts and use this data to simplify fuel management.
Know fuel costs, quality and availability, track supply, maintain margins and ensure compliance.
Smart Trader Overview
A purpose built decision support tool
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Before IMO 2020 buying bunkers was fairly straightforward. You asked for the price and quantity and made the purchase. However, now with IMO 2020 regulations in force and lots of new fuels on the market, knowing the fuel’s price and quantity is no...
As the industry starts to get used to working in a post IMO 2020 world, operators are facing up to the fact that they now need to deal with the additional costs of compliance. S&P Global Platts Analytics estimated that complying with the IMO’s...
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