Western Bulk is Taking a Leap Towards Data-Driven Decision-Making
Western Bulk Chartering AS today announces that it is partnering up with world-leading maritime innovation company CargoMetrics to boost data-driven decision-making.
Oslo, Norway – June 27th, 2019 – Western Bulk is partnering up with world-leading maritime innovation company CargoMetrics to boost data-driven decision-making.
The global dry bulk operator, Western Bulk, embraces the vision of going digital and sees a huge potential in co-operating with CargoMetrics to seek to exploit analytical insights from years of trading data. CargoMetrics, based in Boston, MA, is an accomplished analytics company with 10 years of experience working with shipping data and has delivered great value to previous and current partners. The collaboration kicked off May 1st and is viewed as an important and necessary step in preparing for a tougher and digitized shipping future.
“Becoming more data-driven is of paramount importance in order for us to remain amongst the leading players in a highly competitive margin-business like the dry bulk shipping industry”, explains WB’s CRO, Egil Husby.
By utilizing existing and new data sources in smarter and better ways, Western Bulk aims to re-innovate how to conduct business, continue being a leading operator and help the shipping industry move in the right direction, one that takes advantage of both long-held domain knowledge and disruptive technologies.
Press contact: Egil Husby, CRO: egil.husby@westernbulk.
About CargoMetrics (www.cargometrics.com)