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  • 14 December 2017

    ECSA, representing European shipowners, is pushing for rapid and positive progress to be made in the Brexit negotiations.

  • 12 March 2020

    ECSA has welcomed the Declaration on Waterborne Transport issued in Croatia.

  • 16 November 2015

    The importance of the offshore shipping sector in the overall European shipping industry was highlighted at an offshore shipping seminar last week organized by European shipowners in the European Parliament. According to the the European Community Shipowners’ Association (ECSA), the seminar targeted policy makers in an effort to raise awareness about the diversity and importance of the European […]

  • 21 July 2016

    The European Community Shipowners’ Association (ECSA) has ignored shortcomings of the beaching method at the Alang shipbreaking yards in India, the NGO Shipbreaking Platform said with reference to ECSA’s report on its visit to the yards last April. According to this coalition, the beaching method is unable to ensure containment of pollutants and to guarantee occupational […]

  • 7 May 2019
    Rules & Regulation

    Audited South Asian ship recycling facilities should receive “a fair chance” to get on the EU list.

  • 2 April 2014
    Business & Finance

    The social partners of the maritime transport sector, ECSA (European Community Shipowners’ Associations) and ETF (European Transport Workers’ Federation), have issued a joint statement ahead of the EU-Africa summit, which takes place in Brussels from 02 to 03 April. ECSA and ETF seize this opportunity to highlight one of the major issues in the EU-Africa […]

  • 2 October 2014
    Business & Finance

    The Croatian Shipowners’ Association ‘Mare Nostrum’ has decided to join European Community Shipowners’ Association (ECSA) as a full member. The association counts ten members, who deploy a fleet of 141 ships, representing a tonnage of 1.7 million GT and 2.8 million DWT. The Croatian shipowners employ 3264 seafarers. The Croatian fleet consists mainly of dry […]

  • 10 February 2016
    Business & Finance

    Poor market conditions have prompted freight rates in the Far East to East Coast South America (FE – ECSA) trade to fall by 90% over the past twelve months, eroded by weak demand and low capacity utilisation, Alphaliner says. Rates were slashed from over USD 1,000 per TEU, recorded in January 2015, to today’s record low […]

  • 7 August 2015
    Business & Finance

    Having started the year with a flurry of growth, southbound Asia to East Coast South America (ECSA) container volumes have slunk backwards, with new carrier agreements only adding to the oversupply and putting severe downwards pressure on spot rates, according to Drewry Shipping Consultants. Following first-quarter growth of 7.2%, container volumes on the southbound Asia to […]

  • 3 February 2020

    ECSA: UK and EU regulators should maintain ‘the seamless’ European shipping center.

  • 13 December 2016

    European Community Shipowners’ Association (ECSA) and European Transport Workers’ Federation (ETF) are requesting the European Commission to amend the Agreement Directive on seafarers’ right to decent conditions of work. Adopted in 2009, the directive reflected the International Labour Organisation’s (ILO) Maritime Labour Convention (MLC), an international agreement setting minimum requirements for nearly every aspect of […]

  • 15 April 2016

    The European Community Shipowners’ Association (ECSA) is calling upon the EU Member States to give their support to global CO2 agenda for shipping.  From 14 to 15 April, EU Transport and Environment Ministers are meeting in Amsterdam for an informal joint Council meeting under the Dutch Presidency. The discussion revolves around on how Member States could […]

  • 13 June 2016

    With close to 70% of all vessels being recycled in South Asia, the shipbreaking yards in Alang, India are one of the most important centers for ship recycling, therefore responsible practices at the site should be encouraged rather than dismissed, according to the European Community Shipowners’ Association (ECSA). At European level, the EU Ship Recycling Regulation could prove […]

  • 20 February 2018
    Business & Finance, Rules & Regulation

    European shipowners expressed their concern over Indonesia’s new decree on maritime transportation.

  • 27 June 2018
    Business & Finance

    ETF, ECSA discuss possible solutions to increase women’s participation in the shipping industry in Europe.

  • 8 July 2016
    Business & Finance, Rules & Regulation

    The European Community Shipowners’ Associations (ECSA) and the International Chamber of Shipping (ICS), which represent over 80% of world merchant tonnage, have rejected the concept of the ship recycling license, developed by consultants for the European Commission. According to ECSA, if proposals to establish an EU ship recycling fund are taken forward, they will cause serious […]

  • 31 March 2014
    Business & Finance

    The European Community Shipowners Associations (ECSA), the International Chamber of Shipping (ICS) and the World Shipping Council (WSC) have replied today to a public consultation launched by the Commission on its proposal to extend the period of application of the so-called liner consortia block exemption regulation (BER) by another five years. “We very much welcome […]

  • 19 April 2019
    Business & Finance

    European Parliament adopted the proposal for a Regulation establishing a European Maritime Single Window.

  • 7 July 2015

    Substantial additional capacity is expected to be introduced into the Far East-South America container shipping routes in July, raising the threat of a new rate war on these trades, shipping market analyst Alphaliner said. There are a total of 137 handy neo-panamax containerships of 8,600-10,600 teu on order to date, featuring a Loa of 300 m and […]

  • 2 December 2014

    Northbound volumes overtook the previously dominant southbound leg in September in the stagnating Europe-East Coast South America trade, UK shipping consultant Drewry said. The trade between Europe and East Coast South America will be the most troubling of all for carriers with shipments in both directions now almost certain to end the year negatively compared […]

  • 13 June 2018
    Business & Finance

    European shipowners concerned about Italy’s policy of refusing migrants to enter its ports.

  • 25 December 2017
    Rules & Regulation

    ECSA has welcomed the recent move by the EC that could pave the way for the single shipping market.