The Grammenos Library

Series Editor: Costas Grammenos

Focusing on the business and economic aspects of the maritime and transport industry, these practical titles are designed for industry professionals, and discuss diverse topics such as port infrastructure finance, commodity trade, and piracy.

Some of our key titles include the second edition of Handbook of Maritime Economics and Business and Maritime Safety Piracy and Security.

  • Commodity Trade and Finance

    2nd Edition

    By Michael Tamvakis

    What affects the supply of oil? How important is the weather in determining grain prices? Why has the price of copper skyrocketed? This unique book analyses the economics of key commodity groups, including energy, agriculture and metals. It examines the supply/demand fundamentals of several major…

    Hardback – 2015-03-23
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  • Port Infrastructure Finance

    Edited by Hilde Meersman, Eddy Van de Voorde, Thierry Vanelslander

    This book provides an expert analysis of alternative investments routes and the investment strategies available to the major port players, and is a much-needed guide to expanding the investor base for private debt funding of projects from loan providers to bond investors. Port infrastructure…

    Hardback – 2014-06-08
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  • Modelling and Forecasting in Dry Bulk Shipping

    By Shun Chen, Hilde Meersman, Eddy Van de Voorde, Koos Frouws

    This book models price behaviour and forecasts prices in the dry bulk shipping market, a major component of the world shipping industry. Recent uncertainties in the world economy, shipbuilding developments and fleet changes mean the dry bulk shipping market has become extremely volatile, highly…

    Hardback – 2014-04-27
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  • The Handbook of Maritime Economics and Business

    2nd Edition

    Edited by Costas Grammenos

    This book is the founding title in the Grammenos Library. The diversity of the subjects covered is unique and the results of research developed over many years are not only comprehensive, but also have important implications on real life issues in maritime business. The new edition covers a vast…

    Hardback – 2010-05-31
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  • Maritime Safety, Security and Piracy

    By Wayne Talley

    Security and other safety issues are more important than ever in the maritime industry. Maritime Safety, Security and Piracy is the first book to discuss safety, security and piracy in the maritime context. The book is divided into two parts, ships and ports, and covers issues such as: • Ship…

    Hardback – 2008-12-30
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  • Future Challenges for the Port and Shipping Sector

    By Hilde Meersman, Eddy Van De Voorde, Thierry Vanelslander

    Future Challenges for the Port and Shipping Sector discusses the issues that most influence the future of the maritime and port industries. Important topics covered in this book include: • Maritime trade, future trade flows, evolutions in international trade, shipping capacity and demand •…

    Hardback – 2008-12-29
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  • Commodity Trade and Finance

    By Michael Tamvakis

    Commodity Trade and Finance looks at the economics of key commodity groups, including energy, agriculture and metals. It examines the supply/demand fundamentals of several major and minor commodities, physical characteristics, production and consumption patterns, trade flows and pricing mechanisms.…

    Hardback – 2007-12-14
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