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Introduction V4.0

This is version 4.0 valid from 2020-Q1

The Shipping KPI Standard V4.0

Released September 2020

(Platform relaunched 3 April 2023 with improved userinterface and functionalities - all data hosted by BIMCO)


The Shipping KPI Standard proposes a global shipping industry system for defining, measuring and reporting information on operational performance in order to:

  • boost performance improvements internally in companies engaged in the ship operation activities, 
  • provide an efficient communication platform of ship operation performance to internal and external stakeholders. 

The benchmarking, monitoring, reporting tool comprising of Key Performance Indicators (KPI) and Performance Indicators (PI)  was developed and launched back in 2010.