Speaker "Alexander Varvarenko" Details Back



Blockchain in Commodity trading and transportation


Blockchain is the way to transform the transport industry, making it work efficiently and synchronically within one decentralized supply chain eco-system.


Alexander Varvarenko is Owner and CEO of a VARAMAR Group ( - the fist shipping (ocean-transport) company to introduce and use Bitcoin in exchange for transportation, Veles Bulk ( and ShipNEXT ( the international shipping market-place with fully automated e-mail recognition, calculation and matching platform, as well as a chartering / contract management solution. Mr. Varvarenko succeeded in automating and digitalizing the most complex segment of shipping - dry-bulk, wet-bulk and heavy/oversized cargo. His next step is integrating Blockchain on ShipNEXT and introducing a full-scale crypto-currency exchange in sea-freight. Alexander has 17 years experience in shipping industry. He is a Founder of the Ukrainian ShipBrokers Club.