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

V14N4 (Winter 2019) – Data tsunami: big data and the digital ocean

Booking deadline: November 22, 2019

V15N1 (Spring 2020) – Better ocean understanding: navigating the tides of change

Booking deadline: February 21, 2020

V15N2 (Summer 2020) – Marine spatial planning

Booking deadline: May 22, 2020

V15N3 (Fall 2020) – Ocean exploration: launch into the deep

Booking deadline: August 21, 2020

V15N4 (Winter 2020) – Ship design

Booking deadline: November 20, 2020


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