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WISTA International Conference 2023

Sponsors & Supporters




Navios South American Logistics 


Navios South American Logistics Inc. (“Navios Logistics”) is one of the largest logistics companies in the Hidrovia region of South America, serving the storage and marine transportation needs of its customers through port terminal, river barge and coastal cabotage operations. Our business is focused on two key transportation markets in South America: the Hidrovia region river system and the cabotage trade along the eastern coast of South America.

Web: navioslogistics.com




Special Supporter

 TK Foundation


Web: www.tkfoundation.bs






DP World


Web: www.dpworld.com/es/argentina


The RMI Registry is the world’s leading quality registry with both the youngest and greenest fleet surpassing 192 million gross tons with 5,243 vessels at the end of August 2022. IRI has a network of 28 worldwide offices that have the ability to register a vessel, including those under construction, record a mortgage or financing charter, incorporate a company, issue seafarer documentation, and service clientele 24/7.

Web: register-iri.com



Web: www.one-line.com


Tototheo Maritime specializes in maritime technology, focusing on optimising vessel and fleet performance. We offer a comprehensive range of services that encompass innovative, efficient, and functional solutions in satellite communications, navigation systems, digitalization, and end-to-end cyber security services.

Drawing upon our extensive experience in the maritime industry, we have a deep understanding of our customers’ needs, allowing us to tailor our offerings to their specific needs. Our commitment to operating within a connected, dynamic, and sustainable maritime sector, is supported by reliable and efficient connectivity and cutting-edge technologies, all of which are anchored in the core values that define Tototheo.

With a strong emphasis on customer satisfaction and a passion for innovation, Tototheo Maritime remains steadfast in its pursuit of enhancing the maritime sector's digital transformation and environmental commitments while preserving the utmost operational performance standards.

 Web: tototheo.com






Affinity is an independent shipbroker with offices worldwide, and we pride ourselves on our expertise and the quality of our work.

Web: www.affinityship.com


American Steamship Owners Mutual Protection and Indemnity Association, Inc. (the American Club) was established in New York in 1917. It is the only mutual Protection and Indemnity Club domiciled in the United States – indeed, in the entire Americas.

The Club is a member of the International Group of P&I Clubs, a collective of thirteen mutuals which together provide Protection and Indemnity insurance for some 90% of all world shipping.

As a consequence, the breadth of cover offered by the American Club is unsurpassed in its range.

Web: www.american-club.com



Lloyd’s is the world’s leading insurance and reinsurance marketplace.

Through the collective intelligence and risk-sharing expertise of the market’s underwriters and brokers, Lloyd’s helps to create a braver world.

The Lloyd’s market provides the leadership and insight to anticipate and understand risk, and the knowledge to develop relevant, new and innovative forms of insurance for customers globally.

It offers the efficiencies of shared resources and services in a marketplace that covers and shares risks from more than 200 territories, in any industry, at any scale.

And it promises a trusted, enduring partnership built on the confidence that Lloyd’s protects what matters most: helping people, businesses and communities to recover in times of need. 

Web: lloyds.com


ULOG is the logistics operator of Ultramar Chile, we are in charge of integrating the entire chain: maritime and land transportation, intermediate warehousing, cargo service, among others, in order to provide the optimal solution to the customer. Therefore, our mission is not only to take care of the logistics operation, but to become a partner in the search for alternatives and efficiencies throughout the entire chain.

Web: https://ulog.com.ec



Ultramar Agencia Marítima was born with the purpose of providing maritime agency services to vessels calling at Chilean ports
Ultramar Agencia Marítima is part of the Ultramar Group and we currently have offices at all the main maritime, air and land terminals throughout Chile. We are continually expanding throughout Latin America and provide services across the entire transport and logistics chain for our customers.

Web: www.umar.cl



We are focused on providing efficient, safe and environmentally friendly maritime transportation services to the mutual benefit of our customers, employees and all relevant stakeholders. We aspire to be “A Partner You Can Trust”

We aim to provide maritime transport in bulk in segments and niches in which we can develop long term sustainable competitive advantages by adding value to our customers and focusing on customers who value long-term relationships of mutual benefits. Ultranav is a specialized and flexible organization with a strong culture of service managed by qualified professionals committed to the development of our customers.

Web: ultranav.cl



Seanergy Maritime Holdings Corp. is the only pure-play Capesize shipping company listed in the U.S. capital markets.

Seanergy provides marine dry bulk transportation services through a modern fleet of Capesize vessels. The Company's operating fleet consists of 16 Capesize vessels with an average age of 12.4 years and aggregate cargo carrying capacity of approximately 2,846,965 dwt. Upon completion of the acquisition of one Newcastlemax, the Company's operating fleet will consist of 17 vessels (16 Capesize and 1 Newcastlemax), with an aggregate cargo carrying capacity of 3,054,820 dwt.

The Company is incorporated in the Marshall Islands and has executive offices in Glyfada, Greece. The Company's common shares trade on the Nasdaq Capital Market under the symbol “SHIP”.

Web: www.seanergymaritime.com






Agencia Marítima Intercontinental S.R.L. offers REAL-TIME assistance with Agency, Cargo, Logistics, and up-to-date Market Information. Our agents attend the vessels during the loading and/or discharging process. It is our duty and responsibility to ensure that each vessel is handled with precision and professionalism.

Our Logistics branch offers Freight forwarding services for all type of cargoes, being specialized in refrigerated transportation and food products. Our insurance branch covers transportation insurance for any goods transported by air/sea/land, in cooperation with SAVE Hamburg.

We are focused on a long term relationship with principals, partners and clients based on loyalty, commitment and confidentiality.

Web: https://intership.com.ar


With a long history dating back to 1825, Ben Line Agencies is one of Asia-Pacific’s premier providers of Integrated Maritime and Logistics Solutions. Operating with one of Asia's most comprehensive networks, present in 17 countries, from the west coast of Canada and the USA to India, to Australia, employing over 2,000 people in more than 130 offices, we aim to deliver professional and reliable solutions across Liner and Marine Agency, Offshore and Integrated Logistics, Chemical Logistics and Freight Forwarding.

In 2017, in partnership with Sharaf Shipping, we jointly launched WaterFront Maritime Services, a new global shipping agency, extending our scope and service offerings to our customers and in 2023, with the acquisition of ACGI, we established a significant presence on the Pacific coast of Canada and the USA.

Web: www.benlineagencies.com


  Web: www.damen.com

ITL Legal


IT&L Legal Consultants was established in the City of Buenos Aires in 2011 with the purpose of providing national and international clients with comprehensive legal advice in issues associated with different areas of the maritime and aeronautical transport industry, international trade, and insurance.

Likewise, the firm is qualified for legally advising enterprises and businesses related to energy, oil, and gas, including those involved in operations, services, and supplies connected to the offshore industry.

The company is focused on providing pre-emptive legal support and efficient solutions for existent disputes in administrative, mediation, judicial, and arbitration proceedings. By means of direct and personalised assistance, its team of lawyers and experts is trained in offering a high quality service, 24/7/365, according to the clients’ needs and interests.

IT&L Legal Consultants’ work is inspired by values like commitment, loyalty, proficiency, creativity, meticulousness, and passion for what we do.

Web: http://itl-legalconsultants.com


We are second generation of marine insurance brokers based in Argentina with more than 40 years of experience in the London and Latin American markets with special focus on Argentina Paraguay and Uruguay. Strong alliances with equally specialised marine insurance brokers, underwriters and P&I clubs. We do hull, ports and terminals and marine liabilities. No business is too small or too large. We deliver.

Web: www.jrryasoc.com.ar


The Shipowners’ Club is a market leading P&I Insurance company for small and specialist vessels across the globe, with over 165 years of experience. As a not-for-profit mutual association, the Club provides comprehensive insurance solutions and dynamic claims service for the benefit of its Members.

Web: www.shipownersclub.com



In Argentina’s strategically-located port of Puerto La Plata, International Container Terminal Services (ICTSI) has built - and operates through TecPlata S.A. - a modern container terminal with the latest technology in terms of equipment, design, infrastructure and computer systems.

TecPlata is the largest port development of the last 100 years in Argentina.

Web: www.tecplata.com


Total Marine Solutions was established in 2000 with a specific mission to supply environmental products and services with a commitment to customer service and consistent, reliable support. Its focus has remained fixed on working with ship owners and operators in complying with the ever-changing regulations related to environmental protection. This is accomplished through representation of quality manufacturers specializing in the treatment of waste streams, development of monitoring devices and analysis support.

  Web: www.tms-fla.com







Uruguay Natural Ministerio de Turismo


Web: uruguaynatural.com





amp portuaria


Actualidad Marítima y Portuaria is an initiative of the students and professors of the International Master in Maritime and Port Administration (MIAMP) at IMBS. International Maritime Business School.

We cover the latest news on vessels, companies, ports, customs and undersea defence events.

Are you looking to post daily job offers for the maritime, port and logistics sectors? Get in touch with us and we will publish it for FREE in a professional and specialized media.

“Actualidad Marítima y Portuaria” digital journal aims to cover a leading space for News related to maritime, port and logistic activities. It reach has extended to Spain and all Latin American countries, where it has already established itself as one of the leading profesional and specialized media in the port and maritime sector.

Web: actualidadmp.com




We are a place for information and news about the maritime port and logistics industry.
In a short period of time we have established ourselves as a balanced, professional and reliable reference medium that makes ethics and the quality of its content its cornerstones.
Our professional experience in the seaport sector allows us to be aware of the problems, perspectives and complexity of the sector and to identify the opportunities.
By the end of the year, we will launch the ALTAMARNEWS.UY portal, which will bring together in one place all the relevant information in our country and the region.




Bunkerspot is published by Petrospot Limited, a dynamic publishing and events company focused on providing information resources for the transportation, energy and maritime industries.

Bunkerspot is a key source of quality information for all professionals working in the international bunker industry. Our aim is to provide a comprehensive, accurate – and always independent – view of the multi-faceted global marine fuels industry.

The bi-monthly Bunkerspot magazine focuses on the technical, operational, commercial, environmental and legal aspects of bunkering, and also keeps its readers up to speed on innovations and trends in vessel and fuel efficiency technologies. This high profile and well respected publications is written by experienced bunker journalists and a team of top industry experts.

In addition to receiving Bunkerspot magazine and gaining full access to the news website and archive, a premier subscription package includes a log-in to the Bunkerspot Price Index.

The Bunkerspot Price Index offers spot bunker prices in over 350 ports, updated daily and with easy to see tracked price changes.

Web: www.bunkerspot.com



ELNAVI is the most credible and respected Greek shipping monthly magazine.The publication promotes the greatest achievements and the latest developments in the Greek maritime industry.

ELNAVI was established in 1974 and today has about 3,000 subscribers and a strong and dedicated readership group.
ELNAVI magazine focuses on Greek shipping market developments, special reports in all the spectrum of shipping activities, interviews, marine environment & culture issues.

In July 2015 ELNAVI published its 50th anniversary edition, a milestone which was marked with an anniversary reception and in July 2019 celebrated 45 years of continuous publishing activity.

Elnavi participated in Posidonia Exhibition (06-10 June 2022) with a state of the art stand No. 2,126 of 30sq. promoting the achievements and the potential of the Greek Shipping Industry and we also participate in Maritime Cyprus, SMM, Capital Link, Marine Money and other international conferences.

This year ELNAVI completed 50 years of responsible and uncompromising activity in maritime publications promoting the Greek shipping achievements.

Web: elnavi.gr/en

Grupo Todologistica


Web: https://todologistica.com

industry events


The Industry Events platform enables collaboration between the world's professionals, enterprises, and academia through access to high-quality events and training across all industry verticals. Every day new speaking, business and sponsorship opportunities are discovered through the global Industry Events website and apps.

Web: www.industryevents.com

maritime informed


MaritimeInfomed.com is a leading news, analysis and information website serving the maritime industry. Alongside up-to-date news, expert editorial analysis, and comprehensive company and events directories, the site boasts a unique, comparative database of products, covering ships’ equipment and fittings; navigation, communication and electronics; and operation and maintenance. The site also offers detailed coverage of the latest technology and market trends in hot topics such as the blue economy, regulations and environmental issues. With its depth and breadth of content, MaritimeInformed.com aspires to be the definitive resource for the maritime sector.

Web: maritimeinformed.com

Movant Connection


We are a multimedia communication company with expertise in logistics and trade abroad with presence in Latin America and reach in Miami and Spain.

Through our digital and interactive Logistics and Foreign Trade Magazine, we provide a broad, dynamic and disruptive perspective on the latest trends in the industry. Active participation from our members is key to this process.


Web: https://movant.net

mundo maritimo


MundoMaritimo is one of the most important sources of information for the shipping industry in Latin America, covering all sectors of the maritime industry including Ports and Terminals, Containers, Shipping Lines, Dry Bulk, Chartering and their users of the port and transport chain.

MundoMaritimo es una de las principales fuentes de información para la industria del transporte marítimo en América Latina, abarcando todos los sectores de la industria, incluida la de Puertos y Terminales, Contenedores, Líneas Navieras, Carga a Granel, así como los usuarios del puerto y la cadena logística de transporte en general. 

Web: www.mundomaritimo.cl

Project Cargo weekly


Project Cargo Weekly (PCW) is an e-newsletter for the project shipping and forwarding industries. PCW publishes in-depth and exclusive interviews weekly, with each issue also featuring an editorial as well as shipping news, trade intelligence, featured photos, videos and wise words of the week.

Web: https://www.projectcargo-weekly.com




Web: safety4sea.com

seatrade marine news


For more than five decades, Seatrade Maritime has been bringing the global maritime industry together through its live conferences, forums, exhibitions, award schemes and digital platforms. From the Dubai to Singapore; London to Saudi Arabia; Seatrade Maritime events portfolio provides a gateway to do business in some of the world’s most important maritime hubs with influential maritime power-players in attendance.

At each Seatrade Maritime event, whether in person or digitally, you have a platform to showcase your products and solutions to leading industry professionals, or stay updated on the latest innovations and industry trends.

Web: seatrade-maritime.com

ship energy


ship.energy tracks the maritime sector’s journey towards a decarbonised future. The platform gives shipping industry stakeholders the opportunity to learn more about cleaner marine fuels and propulsion technologies and to take part in the growing debate over how shipping and the bunker sector can actively and fully participate in the marine energy transition to zero emissions.

Published by Petrospot Limited, ship.energy is the go-to information hub for news, longer reads, interviews, and expert comment on new fuels, technologies and vessel efficiency. It also encourages and facilitates dynamic information exchange, allowing shipping and bunkering stakeholders to engage with energy and technology providers through polls, surveys, blogs, podcasts, and online discussions.

Sign up for FREE instant access.

Web: https://ship.energy



The go-to news source in shipping, TradeWinds continues to offer market-leading coverage as it unpacks the key issues.

Our global editorial team of experts offer peerless independent journalism, insight and business intelligence that simply can’t be found anywhere else.

We get close to the key movers and shakers on the ground in the US, UK, Norway, Greece, Singapore, China, India and all points in-between.

Shipping never sleeps – so don’t miss a moment with TradeWinds’ unrivalled round-the-clock coverage.

Web: www.tradewindsnews.com


Sponsorship Options

  • Navios South American Logistics Inc.
  • TK Foundation
    Special Supporter
  • IRI/The Marshall Islands Registry
  • Tototheo Maritime
  • DP World
  • Ocean Network Express
  • American P&I Club
  • Lloyd's
  • Naviera Ultranav Ltda.
  • Seanergy Maritime Holdings
  • Affinity Shipping
  • ULOG
  • Ultramar Agencia Marítima
  • Ben Line Agencies
    Friends of WISTA International
  • Total Marine Solutions
    Friends of WISTA International
  • Damen
    Friends of WISTA International
  • Agencia Marítima Intercontinental
    Friends of WISTA International
  • Shipowners P&I Club
    Friends of WISTA International
  • J.R.Rodríguez & Asoc
    Friends of WISTA International
  • IT&L Legal Consultants
    Friends of WISTA International
  • TecPlata
    Friends of WISTA International

If you encounter any difficulties while purchasing your delegate pass at checkout – or if you require an invoice – please email info@petrospot.com for assistance

Early Bird Ends:

Tuesday 29 August 2023

Wista Sponsorship 2023


As organiser of this event WISTA's cancellation policy is as follows:

No cancellation fees prior to 31st August. 25% if cancelled in September and 50% if cancelled from 01 up to 10 October. After 10 October cancellation fee to be 100%.


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Uruguay Natural Ministerio de Turismo



  • Actualidad Maritime y Portuaria
  • Altamar
  • Bunkerspot
  • Grupo Todologistica
  • Industry Events
  • Maritime Informed
  • Movant Connection
  • MundoMaritime
  • Project Cargo Weekly
  • Safety4Sea
  • Seatrade Maritime
  • Ship Energy
  • Tradewinds

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