World of Ports for Media


ISS World of Ports welcomes media enquiries and values its relationship with members of the press. As such we make World of Ports content available to the press when they are working on specific projects and are happy to make members of the research team available for expert information.

About World of Ports

ISS World of Ports is a comprehensive database of port, terminal, and berth information for the global tanker community. It covers over 1,500 ports, 3,000 terminals, and 6,800 berths covering the wet cargo (oil, gas, and chemical) sector. 

The ISS Difference

World of Ports harnesses the insight of ISS' network of over 290 offices in 65 countries worldwide, putting all the insight of skilled local agents at the disposal of users. All of this is complemented by a highly focused team of researchers, led by a Master Mariner with many years of tanker sailing experience.

Learn More

You can see World of Ports in action with our latest promotional video available here

View a sample entry for the port of Rio de Janeiro by following the link here.

Request Media Access

World of Ports data is available to journalists and members of the media free of charge, provided ISS is attributed as the source of information. We manage this by setting up media accounts for you to use, please contact us to discuss the details of your requirements and we can set up access appropriately.

Support to Editors

ISS World of Ports is happy to work with the media to provide expertise on developments in the maritime industry. Please contact the press office with any editorial requests.

World of Ports promotional video material is available to the media in multiple formats suitable for delivery via online, presentation, or broadcast channels. Please email us or use the media access form to discuss your requirements.