Energy Vets ‘Ship’ Freight Data Service

Abudi Zein

Commodities trade flow data startup ClipperData will this month launch the first iteration of a service that will provide details of commodities shipped internationally by freight tankers, to provide traders with reliable and timely indicators of supply and demand, which they can use to predict price movements in commodities markets.

The vendor was set up last year by Abudi Zein and Sterling Lapinski—two former executives of Genscape, a company providing real-time supply and demand data for the