The JOT is distributed to 40+ countries around the globe. 1,200 copies of each quarterly issue are distributed to buyers, suppliers, researchers, and decision makers around the globe, and at strategic oceans-related conferences and exhibitions. Each issue has a three-month shelf life. Readers of the JOT include private sector companies; academic and research institutions, including libraries; government departments and agencies; industry regulators; and oceans-related associations and organizations.

Why advertise?

  • Promotional rates are available for multiple issue advertisers
  • Advertisers can request up to five print copies
  • Electronic access to all issues since Volume 1, Number 1
  • Full-year advertisers will be provided a free company profile in one issue during the year
  • Customized distribution list for up to ten addresses, as supplied by advertiser

Themes and booking deadlines

V11N2 (Summer 2016) – Plastic ocean

Booking deadline: May 30, 2016

V11N3 (Fall 2016) – Climate change: adapting to a changing Arctic

Booking deadline: August 29, 2016

V11N4 (Winter 2016) – Sustainable fishing: the rise of baited traps

Booking deadline: November 28, 2016

V12N1 (Spring 2017) – Marine tourism

Booking deadline: February 24, 2017

V12N2 (Summer 2017) – Aquaculture

Booking deadline: May 26, 2017

V12N3 (Fall 2017) – Ocean Innovation

Booking deadline: August 25, 2017

V12N4 (Winter 2017) – Mapping the deep

Booking deadline: November 24, 2017


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