The cement and clinker trade accounts for 5% of the world cement production with 80% of the trade being seaborne accounts to 130 million tons. Cement and clinker trade opens doorway for synergizing with the mining industry, catering raw materials and energy for cement production.
The barter trade of cement raw materials with the clinker and cement paves many options for planning on chartering the vessel. Knack of understanding the port dynamics, market requirement aids in careful position of vessel for the business which can be achieved only upon having an integrated shipping company.
The diversified trade flow of raw material and clinker trade will offer strategic planning for the shipping and also increases the overall trading volume.