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One of the World’s Leading Maritime and Shipping Podcasts

Seatrade Maritime Podcast

The popularity of podcasts has grown enormously and is fast becoming one of the best ways to reach influential regular listeners.

Seatrade Maritime Podcast attracts an audience of c-suite guests who provide influential insights, updates and opinions across a broad range of topics – covering new and emerging opportunities, regulatory updates and best practices.

Our Audience


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*Source: Captivate. Figures as of 1 June 2023

Editorially-Led Podcast Series

Seatrade Maritime produces four series giving listeners exclusive access to intimate interviews with key players in the industry, knowledge sharing and top and trending news.

We offer both sponsorship and custom podcast opportunities for brands looking to secure and strengthen their position as thought leaders. 

In Conversation

The series put the focus on the industry c-suite, thought leaders and disruptors in lively discussions.

Each episode catches up with the latest forward-thinkers and innovators throughout the maritime and shipping community, in real-time as they navigate new and emerging changes.

Maritime in Minutes (monthly)

The ‘Maritime in Minutes’ series is the news roundup podcast for maritime and shipping executives on the go, keeping listeners up to date with the latest news each month.

This podcast series covers trending and breaking news topics from Seatrade Maritime News. Thousands of people listen to Maritime in Minutes each month for concise and comprehensive news briefings and updates.

In Focus

The In Focus series takes the listener on a deep dive on an important issue or topic. The episodes feature experts in their field talking with Seatrade Maritime News’ editorial team giving an opportunity for the audience to learn more on key developments in the shipping industry in easy to listen to conversational format.

Topics range from dual-fuel vessel operations and fire safety on board ship to complying with upcoming emissions regulations to landmark legal cases, and much more. Guests include senior representatives from insurers, law firms, classification societies, energy companies, and ship managers ensuring listeners to the Seatrade Maritime Podcast stay on top of the key issues in the industry.

Maritime Masterclass

These series follow seasoned professionals and leading personalities from around the globe, starting with humble beginnings, rising through the ranks and earning their titles.

Each Masterclass is full of fascinating history and developments, often following the evolution of maritime sectors and regions side by side.

This series is an introduction to what life in the maritime industry is like and the lessons from those leaders.

Custom Podcast

Do you have a specific topic in mind or insight to share?

Seatrade Maritime Podcast offers Custom Podcast production to help you communicate your message about key topics which are important to you. A custom podcast can benefit your digital marketing strategy and is a great way to reach an already engaged audience of senior decision-makers.

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Align your brand with Seatrade Maritime Podcast

Get in touch today to find out how you can partner with Seatrade Maritime Podcast. Whether it’s sponsoring our editorial series or if you have a particular topic in mind and you’d like to be involved reach out now.

FAQ's Podcast

One reason why podcasts got a popularity boost, is their convenience. Users can listen to audio episodes while driving, running or cooking.  Podcasts also allowed people to learn more about the topics that interest them, gain valuable insights or learn a new skill.

The average podcast episode gets over 100 downloads over a 30 day period.

Podcasts can help companies expand their reach. If a podcast is focused on topics that are of interest to your target audience, you can reach listeners who could turn into potential customers.

Podcasts allow you to reach an engaged targeted audience by conveying your values and views. They also help to build brand awareness and recognition.

A podcast download happens when the app you use – Apple, Spotify, Google, etc. – saves (i.e. downloads) the podcast episode to your device.

A podcast listener is counted when they click on the episode and it starts playing.