The New ConTex has been published by the Hamburg Shipbrokers’ Association (VHSS) since October 2007. Compared with other indices, the New ConTex is the only global, company-independent index for containership chartering. The current panel comprises 16 recognized shipbrokers in Hamburg, Copenhagen, London, Paris and now from Singapore.
On this issue Dr. Alexander Geisler, the managing director of the Hamburg Shipbrokers' Association, comments: "We are delighted that with Navis Chartering Pte. Ltd. a competent competitive broker from Singapore joined the panel of our index. Now the New ConTex is the only freely accessible index that unites all essential broker locations in its panel."
Mr Bjoern Jochmann, managing director of Navis Chartering Pte. Ltd., is also very pleased with the new cooperation. "The New ConTex is one of the few indices, which is known worldwide and has gained reputation throughout the maritime industry. Therefore, we are more than happy that we can now use our experience as a competitive broker for container ships in Asia to contribute to this index. "
Navis Chartering Pte. Ltd. is an established, independent and dynamic ship-brokering firm headquartered in Singapore with a branch office in Kuala Lumpur and Hamburg. Navis Chartering Pte. Ltd. was founded in October of 2011 and its multinational team of brokers and support staff provides a detailed knowledge of the rapid changing shipping markets and their conditions. Navis Chartering Pte. Ltd. enjoys an excellent business relationship with a large number of owners, charterers, shipbrokers, banks, traders and shipyards worldwide.