March 8, 2022 – To mark International Women’s Day, leading bunker trading firm Glander International Bunkering launched a campaign to shed light on the need for collective action in achieving gender equality.
With Glander International Bunkering operating in a historically male-dominated industry, the company has made efforts to diversify its workforce.
Compared to the 26% average of women in the bunker industry , women comprise 38% of employees at Glander International Bunkering. The company has also hired 37.5% more women since 2018, with 27% of all promotions given to women since 2019.
In addition, Glander International Bunkering has launched the website Pledge for Her, to start a global conversation that supports women in the industry. Visitors are encouraged to share their own ideas and learn how others will take steps to tackle gender imbalance.
To learn more, visit gibunkering.com/pledgeforher