“The port cost factor” issued in ICR of December 2019

Can port operations improve a cement producer’s competitive edge ? Under the title “the port cost factor”, International Cement Review published in its December 2019 issue (pages 32 to 34), the conclusions of the study carried out by DSG Consultants and Estrada Port Consulting for Puertos del Estado about industrial dry bulk port costs. This article was jointly redacted by Sylvie Doutres (DSG Consultants) and Alberto Estrada (EPC). We warmly thank ICR for giving us this opportunity… Link to International Cement Review-ICR Article “the port cost factor”  Learn more

Dry bulk Spanish Port costs study now available

The study carried out by Estrada Port Consulting- EPC, in partnership with  DSG Consultants, about port costs of industrial dry bulk is now available on the web site of the Observatory of Port services managed by Puertos del Estado.  The analysis is focused on key products of cement industry (cement & clinker), steel (minerals & scrap) and energy sector (coal, petcoke). All Spanish ports and private terminals handling these products were visited, interviewed and analyzed.  A tailor-made calculation model has been designed to get all detailed port costs of 2-3 vessels types, including port dues, nautical services & Marpol fees, land occupation, handling and storage costs…Results from Spanish ports have been benchmarked with data from Foreign ports (in France, Italy, Portugal and Turkey) for similar operations. A huge work involving 22 Spanish and 13 Foreign ports, 48 operators/terminals in Spain et 17 abroad, 95 different traffic types ! Thanks to this experience and its methodology,   DSG Consultants can propose now personalized analysis about port Learn more

A new study in partnership with Estrada Consulting

DSG Consultants is proud to have worked on this study of “costs of port crossing industrial dry bulk, in Spain and some foreign countries”, in partnership with Estrada Consulting. Learn more

SIL Barcelona

The 21st edition of the International Logistics and Material Handling Exhibition will take place in Barcelona, from June 26 to 28, 2019. Learn more

DSG will be present at BREAKBULK BREMEN from May 21 to 23, 2019 Learn more