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Peter Tirschwell
Vice President, Maritime & Trade
Mr. Peter Tirschwell is Vice President for Maritime & Trade at IHS Markit, a leading global provider of maritimedata, analysis, consulting and media.

Mr. Tirschwell is responsible for all content appearing on JOC.com, The Journal of Commerce magazine and JOC Events, as well as Safety at Sea and Ports & Harbors magazines. Previously, he was executive vice president and chief content officer at JOC Group, as well as a reporter, West Coast Bureau chief, editor in chief and publisher of The Journal of Commerce. Mr. Tirschwell is the founder and chairman of the annual TPM conference in Long Beach, California, one of the world's largest shipping events, and led the development of the JOC Port Productivity data, the first global database of container port and marine terminal performance. He is a columnist for The Journal of Commerce and JOC.com covering a range of international logistics topics. He is a sought after speaker for industry events and has been quoted in The Wall Street Journal, Financial Times and The New York Times. He received a Master of Business Administration from Fordham University, Gabelli School of Business in New York and a Bachelor's Degree from the University of Maine, US.

Industry expertise
Maritime & Trade
Sourcing and Supply Chain
Ports and Terminals
Freight Markets
Global Trade
Supply Chain Logistics
Areas of interest
Seaborne Trade
Truckload Shipping
Container Shipping
Drayage Trucking
Floating Production
Floating Production Storage and Offloading (FPSO)
Freight Derivatives
Market Analysis & Forecasts
Less Than Truckload (LTL) Shipping
Marine Terminals
Maritime Regulation, Risk and Compliance
Rail Transport
Supply Chain Logistics
Supply Chain Risk
Freight Forecasting
Regional focus
Global, North America
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