APM 2018 Launched amid Industry Anticipation for Upturn

Image Courtesy: Asia Pacific Maritime

Asia’s shipbuilding & marine, workboat and offshore exhibition and conference, Asia Pacific Maritime (APM), was officially launched this morning by Dr Lam Pin Min, Senior Minister of State, Ministry of Transport & Ministry of Health, Singapore.

Taking place from 14 to 16 March, the biennial event comes at a time when the industry is cautiously optimistic, supported by signs of recovery across maritime sectors and positive macroeconomic development.

In conjunction with its 15th edition, APM has injected new elements at the exhibition and conference to ensure that maritime businesses are well-equipped to take advantage of the anticipated upswing.

Newly introduced initiatives include the APM Leaders’ Forum, that will touch on issues that shape the industry, the impact of digitalisation and gender diversity in the maritime world, Thematic Networking Events, Career & Skills Pavilion, and APM Recommendation Tool.

“Asia remains one of the fast-growing regions in the world, which bodes well for the maritime industry’s long-term prospects. For over three decades, APM has rode through multiple cycles with industry players. This year, as maritime businesses look forward to an upward cycle supported by positive indicators in the industry and global economy, APM presents a comprehensive exhibition showcase and conference programme to position delegates well for the changing tide,” Yeow Hui Leng, Group Project Director, Reed Exhibitions, said.

The exhibition features strong international representation with 18 official pavilions, 8 of which are from Asia and Oceania and 10 from the Mediterranean and Europe. These official pavilions alone, bring together over 380 companies from around the world.


No Market for Unmanned Ships in Tanker Sector

MPA Singapore Riding the Digitalization Wave

Shore-Based Jobs Big Opportunity for Women to Join Maritime

Share this article

Follow World Maritime News

In Depth>


<< May 2018 >>
30 1 2 3 4 5 6
7 8 9 10 11 12 13
14 15 16 17 18 19 20
21 22 23 24 25 26 27
28 29 30 31 1 2 3

The 27th World Gas Conference

The 27th World Gas Conference is the leading global industry event and is the definitive gathering of influential leaders, buyers and sellers, policy-makers and experts from around the world.

You will hear critical business insights and lively debates on the most topical issues facing the global gas industry today and in the future.

From 25-29 June 2018, Washington DC is expected to host 12,000 attendees, 500 speakers and 350 exhibitors representing, more than 600 companies from 100 countries.

Presented by the IGU, this is the largest and most high-profile gas event that is conducted by the industry for the industry.

Read More

read more >

Europort 2018

From 15-17 May 2018, the 12th edition of Europort Romania willl take place in the IDU Hall in Constanta…

read more >


The BlueWeek2018 will be held on 28-29-30 May in Rotterdam, under the auspices of the Blue Forum…

read more >

Posidonia 2018

Posidonia, the international shipping exhibition, has long been established as one of the major calendar events…

read more >