Lori Fellmer

BassTech International

Vice President, Logistics and Carrier Management

Lori Fellmer is vice president of logistics and carrier management at the chemical company BassTech International. The majority of her professional life has been on the transportation-provider side of international shipping, including 20 years with a major ocean carrier — eight of which were spent based in Europe — and five years in freight forwarding. Fellmer’s responsibilities span regulatory, trade, sales, and operations. In 2011, she moved to the BCO side of the business, working with Ashland Chemical before moving to BassTech International. She uses some of her spare time volunteering, including in a role as chair of the ocean transportation committee of the National Industrial Transportation League.

Sessions With Lori Fellmer

Monday, 16 May

  • 11:15am - 12:00pm (PST) / 16/may/2022 06:15 pm - 16/may/2022 07:00 pm

    What Cargo Owners Expect From Ports

    Carriers, supply chain solution providers, terminal operators and forwarders are all competing for direct relationships with cargo owners, but what about ports? As importers, exporters and traders seek to solve their supply chain headaches, what do they expect from port authorities? Hear from Lori Fellmer, vice president of logistics and carrier management at the chemical company BassTech International, and chair of the ocean transportation committee of the U.S. National Industrial Transportation League. In this latter capacity Lori Fellmer has been a vocal advocate of the U.S. 2022 Ocean Shipping Reform Act, which is seen as a crucial step toward addressing systemic issues contributing to the unprecedented disruption to the ocean shipping network.