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FactSet Shipping

Data Feed by FactSet

Added to Marketplace: May 16, 2018

  • Track maritime shipping transactions from bills of lading that are systematically linked with FactSet’s entity structure to properly identify shippers and consignees at the subsidiary, parent, and ultimate parent level
  • Access data on roughly 35,000 bills of lading, which are processed daily, incorporating metadata and textual information combined with natural language processing to verify accuracy and derive HTS codes
  • Rely on point-in-time transparency that shows transaction dates from freight arrival and U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) recording all the way through to final data publication
Feed Coverage
Group CountTypeStart Date
Shippers 138,000Entities2013
Consignees 128,000Entities2013
Unique S&C Relationships 721,000Entities2013
Shipper Ultimate Parents 100,000Entities2013
Consignee Ultimate Parents 95,000Entities2013
Unique Ult. Parent S&C Rels. 595,000Entities2013
Carriers 10,000Entities2013
Feed Details
Better understand the increasingly complex global supply chains of 200,000+ companies with access to a normalized view of over 30 million shipments with FactSet Shipping. Use this data to conduct network analysis, uncover undisclosed business relationships, detect supply chain risks, and identify trends in shipping to predict a company’s sales volume. Data Frequency: Daily; Update Frequency: Intraday.
Firm Information
FactSet creates data and technology solutions for investment professionals around the world, providing instant access to financial data and analytics that investors use to make crucial decisions. We combine our unique proprietary datasets, your in-house data, and third-party unstructured data to help you see and seize opportunity sooner.