Gem's investors rely on our industry experience, global infrastructure and capacity to sustain growth
• A large proportion of the worlds tank containers are leased • Tank containers typically last 20+ years • A lease is a long term commitment with steady returns • An attractive alternative low risk investment
Why invest with Gem
The global tank container fleet has grown by 10.6% CAGR over the past decade, with the total fleet amounting to 605,000. Gem has grown exponentially since 2016, with the fleet now ranking as the 8th largest in the world. (ITCO annual Report 2019). Gem’s strategy is to target customers in growth markets alongside servicing major operators in the more mature lease sector.
Gem’s leases are typically secured for long term durations and Gem’s strict credit management ensures reliable cashflow. Tank containers are an integral part of the expanding international logistics industry and Gem’s utilisation has a direct correlation with worldwide trade. Gem’s strategy is to maintain a diverse lease portfolio to maximise income and to ensure that fleet utilisation is not restricted by product, sector or geographic location. New tank containers are readily available throughout the cycle, with manufacturers typically diversified into other industries.
The market for tank containers is growing constantly year on year and has done so for the last decade. Advances in design, materials and production has increased the life and durability of tank containers, whilst providing expanded flexibility and increased potential in the types of products that can be transported in bulk. The chemical, gas, pharmaceutical, vegetable oil and wine industries have seen a steady growth in demand over the last 10 years, a growth that is expected to continue in the forthcoming years.