www.opcostonline.com is a unique benchmarking tool for all major vessels' operating costs, currently covering 25 vessel types. The database, which is exclusive to Moore Stephens, provides you with the information to benchmark your vessels' operating costs with the industry average and identify cost saving areas. This information may also be of value for other purposes such as business plans, budget planning and transfer pricing studies.

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We are now collecting data for OpCost 2017 (published September 2017).
If you would like to submit data for OpCost 2017 (data for the year ended 31 December 2016) please complete the online form. The deadline for data submission is 30 June 2017.
If you submit operating cost information on your fleet that is suitable for entry into OpCost, you will receive a FREE subscription to OpCost online. To qualify for a free subscription you are required to submit data for at least one third of your fleet in 2016, or seven or more vessels, whichever is greater. If you submit less than this, you will receive the relevant subscription for 50% of full price.
To qualify for entry into the database, vessels must have been trading for 320 days or more annually, unless they have been through a class required drydock during the year.
Any data sent to us is treated as strictly confidential, all data is being stored safely in our database, which is only accessible to a handful of employees within the Shipping Industry Group of Moore Stephens. There is no external access permitted to such data. No information on running costs is published without ensuring the complete anonymity of contributors. We must emphasise that our primary aim in producing OpCost is to provide a service that, in our experience, is unique in the shipping industry. Please follow the links below for more information:

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OpCost 2016 (published September 2016) is still available to order by completing an order form or contacting Richard Greiner.
Further information
To find out more about how OpCost can benefit you, please contact Richard Greiner.