SOURCE: Panjiva


August 02, 2012 10:00 ET

Panjiva Launches Maritime Monitor to Provide Enhanced Port and Shipment Data

Platform Will Support Unique Needs of Maritime Industry Professionals

NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwire - Aug 2, 2012) - Panjiva, the leading intelligence platform for global trade professionals, today announced the availability of a new product, Maritime Monitor. This product is designed to meet the trade analysis and lead generation requirements for the maritime industry. The Maritime Monitor will customize Automated Manifest Systems (AMS) Data (U.S. Customs data) and U.S. Census data to provide trade intelligence for companies looking to identify both import and export shipments for sales lead generation. The tool will also provide a snapshot of current waterborne trends and port trends for additional trade-lane analysis.

The Maritime Monitor will help companies in the maritime industry generate new sales leads and keep ahead of their competitors. Users will be able to run searches and create customized reports based on port of lading, port of unlading, both full container load (FCL) and less container load (LCL) shipments, shipper or consignee name. Additional features include:

  • Maritime-specific search fields including: SCAC, vessel, and flight code
  • Waterborne trending, ports trending and ports ranking
  • Integration with Panjiva Search -- providing detailed data on shippers and consignees
  • Ability to export customized reports to Excel or PDF

"Panjiva has been doing this long enough to understand the unique needs of the maritime industry and we've developed this platform with these needs in mind," said Jamison Powell, VP of Sales at Panjiva. "This new platform provides actionable information that shipping and logistics professionals can utilize to make new business connections and smarter trade decisions."

The Maritime Monitor is available now. By signing up for Maritime Monitor, subscribers have full access into the full Panjiva suite of products, which allow buyers to quickly develop short-lists of potential suppliers, conduct background checks, keep tabs on sourcing activities and existing suppliers, and more. For more information, or to set up a demo, visit

About Panjiva
Panjiva is an online resource for sourcing executives to gain credible and valuable knowledge about suppliers and manufacturers around the world. By providing the most comprehensive data in an easy to use format, Panjiva informs the decisions that facilitate doing business globally. Supply chain and global production executives responsible for finding the right factories, negotiating costs and avoiding costly supply chain disruptions have been "flying blind." Panjiva is the first and only online information source designed to provide complete transparency into overseas suppliers. Leveraging a variety of public and proprietary data sources, Panjiva is bringing new levels of visibility to the management of global supply chains. Panjiva was founded by CEO Josh Green and CTO James Psota. Panjiva received an equity investment from Battery Ventures and a contingent of angel investors. For additional information, visit:

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