Kevin Saville

IHS Markit

Associate Managing Editor, JOC, Maritime & Trade

Kevin Saville is managing editor at the JOC, responsible for editing and production of news, analysis, commentaries, and related content appearing on JOC.com and in the publication’s daily newsletter. Prior to joining the JOC, Saville spent almost 22 years with S&P Global Platts, most recently serving as Director of Global Content Editing and Quality. He spent 13 of those years covering OPEC, reporting from the cartel’s meetings in Europe, South America, Africa, and the Middle East. Saville’s analysis on OPEC and oil markets has been quoted in mainstream media such as New York’s Newsday, the Philadelphia Inquirer, and the Associated Press, while he’s appeared on CNBC, PBS’ Nightly Business Report, and Reuters TV. A New York native, Saville holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Communication and Political Science from Canisius College in Buffalo, New York.

Sessions With Kevin Saville

Tuesday, 2 March

  • 12:15pm - 01:00pm (EST) / 02/mar/2021 05:15 pm - 02/mar/2021 06:00 pm

    Adapting To New Ocean Shipping Dynamics

    The Route to Zero-Emission Shipping

    Increasingly stringent mandates to cut greenhouse gas emissions has further turned up the heat on the at-times fraught relationship between shippers and carriers. This session will feature a discussion with carriers and those working with shippers on decarbonization to illuminate how both sides are attempting to work together to achieve incremental environmental victories on Scope 3 emissions in the short and medium-term, bringing them closer to what will ultimately be a fossil fuel-free future while walking a fine line on cost sensitivity.