Robert Willmington

Operations Manager, Maritime, IHS Markit


Coulsdon, Surrey, UK


Mr. Robert Willmington is a maritime analyst and team leader of the Ship New Construction department at IHS Markit. This team provides data and statistical provision of the global merchant shipbuilding order book. The global maritime community relies on newbuilding data from IHS Markit as the leading authority on this subject. Mr. Willmington has a decade of experience in a variety of shipping market related functions and is also a regular contributor to the Maritime Fairplay and Fairplay Maritime Technology publications from IHS Markit. Previously, he was in the research division with Braemar Seascope Ltd, a London-based shipbroker. Most recently, he has been involved in "What bunker fuel for the high seas," a multiclient study.