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Clarksons Valuations is the world’s leading provider of valuations, combining deep market expertise with trusted research and innovative technology.


Valuations per year

Our specialists are able to cover the full range of vessel types in your Shipping or Offshore fleet.


Top ship financiers use us

We are trusted by the financial community, with over 90% of major ship finance institutions using us each year.


Market value

of the world fleet and orderbook.


Respected and professional service

We are the world’s leading provider of vessel valuations, trusted by vessel owners and the wider financial community. Our specialist team offer a unique combination of leading independent research, best-in-class validation, cutting-edge technology and market expertise gathered from the Clarksons broker network. 

We offer valuation certificates and a portfolio service providing access to our valuation technology platform, which includes digital delivery, authentication, portfolio management and enhanced validation. This allows our clients to digitalise their workflows and monitor dynamic trends in market conditions. 

It’s this unrivalled dedication to accuracy and efficiency that makes us the go-to choice for valuation services to an extensive range of ship finance banks, leasing institutions, publicly listed companies and private owners. Our experienced team offers full sector coverage, providing valuations for all vessel types across your Shipping and Offshore fleets.

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Understanding the world around us

Ocean wake
Research Shipping & Trade

2023 Shipping Market Review

Although our average day rate index, the ClarkSea, fell y-o-y (driven by “normalised” container markets), it remained 33% above the ten year trend with gas, tanker, offshore and car carrier all experiencing strong conditions and dry bulk and containers (Red Sea disruption) rallying late on. With a return to trade growth and a good flow of newbuild and S&P, it was another positive year for many.

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Offshore ship at oil and gas rig
Research Offshore and Energy Offshore

Offshore Oil & Gas: Half Year Review

First half 2023 statistics for the offshore oil and gas vessel and rig markets have been released by Clarksons Research, with encouraging trends continuing: The Clarksons Offshore Index (covering rig, OSV and subsea dayrates) up 18% across 1H-23 to 99 points, the highest level since 2014.

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Stephen Gordon
Research Offshore and Energy Energy Transition

Nor-Shipping Preview: Green Technology & Offshore Wind

In Nor-Shipping's 35th Year, Managing Director of Clarksons Research, Steve Gordon provides a contextual update across key data points that track shipping's green transition, covering green technology and the transition to offshore energy. Read more and download the full report.

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