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International Chamber of Shipping

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Posted: 3 months ago

Will the November MEPC meeting end the tug of war between IMO and EU?

The COVID-19 pandemic and the resulting crew change crisis combined with the latest cyber-attack hit...

Categories:
  • Authorities & Government
Posted: 3 months ago
Posted: 6 months ago

ICS: 400,000 seafarers stranded at sea and shore due to crew change crisis

A staggering number of seafarers is being impacted by the inability to carry out crew changes due to...

Categories:
  • Vessels
Posted: 6 months ago
Posted: 7 months ago

Alarming reports of seafarers being denied medevacs

The International Chamber of Shipping is warning of reports of seafarers being denied medical evacua...

Categories:
  • Vessels
Posted: 7 months ago
Posted: 8 months ago

150,000 seafarers in need of crew change

150,000 seafarers will be in need of crew change by May 15, according to the latest data compiled by...

Categories:
  • Human Capital
Posted: 8 months ago
Posted: 9 months ago

COVID-19: ICS, IAPH Urge G20 to Protect Global Suply Chains

ICS and IAPH have jointly called on G20 leaders to protect global supply chains from the impact of C...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: 9 months ago
Posted: 9 months ago

ICS, ITF Urge Govts to Ensure Uninterrupted Crew Changes

ICS and ITF have urged governments to ensure uninterrupted crew changes amid the coronavirus crisis....

Posted: 9 months ago
Posted: 9 months ago

ICS: Issue of Crew Change Poses Concerns amid Coronavirus

The issue of crew change that has arisen due to the coronavirus should be of particular concern, ICS...

Posted: 9 months ago
Posted: 10 months ago

ICS: Ships Violating IMO 2020 Face Serious Fines, Detention

Major port state regimes to rigorously enforce the IMO’s Sulphur 2020 from March 1st. ...

Categories:
  • Rules & Regulation
Posted: 10 months ago
Posted: 10 months ago

ICS: Coronavirus Costing Shipping Industry USD 350 Mln a Week

Coronavirus outbreak is estimated to be costing the shipping industry USD 350 million a week. ...

Posted: 10 months ago
Posted: 10 months ago

Ships Transiting Panama Canal to Face Over 30 Pct Price Hike

Ships transiting the Panama Canal could face price hikes of over 30% by April 1, 2020, due to new ch...

Posted: 10 months ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

Industry Should Be Aware of IMO 2020 Teething Problems

Teething problems are likely to happen when IMO 2020 first comes into effect on January 1, 2020. ...

Categories:
  • Rules & Regulation
Posted: about 1 year ago
Industry Contribution

Faccin Wind Towers Division: a reliable partner for your wind energy project

Faccin Group created a Wind Towers Division within the company. Why? Eng. Andrea Comparin: “Ac...

Posted: 11 days ago
Industry Contribution

Maritime Insurance Market Update, Q3 2020

‘Clients, advisors and insurers are in the same boat.’ Effective cooperation is necessary to keep ri...

Posted: about 1 month ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

UAESA Joins International Chamber of Shipping

UAESA said it would use its membership to serve as a voice for the Middle East. ...

Categories:
  • Rules & Regulation
Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

ICS to Incentivize International Shipping's CO2 Reduction

Members of the ICS plan to take concrete steps to support further CO2 reduction by international shi...

Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

Shipping Industry Concerned About Rise of Protectionism

Shipowners expressed their concern over recent trade developments impacting the shipping sector.  ...

Posted: about 1 year ago
Industry Contribution
Partner

It’s all about power flow

Integration of renewable energies on a ship – and in other island networks Interview with Jero...

Posted: 2 months ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

ICS, ASA and ECSA Commit to Deeper Collaboration

Three trade associations sign MOU to enhance their cooperation on relevant maritime issues. ...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

ICS Voices Concern over Migrant Rescue Incident

ICS expresses concerns about the recent incident involving migrants on board El Hiblu 1.  ...

Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

ICS: Oil Tanker Ban on BC's North Coast a Hindrance to Trade

Prohibiting large tankers on BC’s northern coast would interfere with international maritime t...

Categories:
  • Rules & Regulation
Posted: about 1 year ago
Industry Contribution

“ETICA IP” ROV & USV a staunch green ally for the blue economy indystry & ocean sustainability

By Ioana Laura Grigore. Our concept of blue economy & ocean sustainability in offshore industry ...

Posted: 2 months ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

ICS: FONARs Are Not a Free Pass to Use Non-Compliant Fuel

ICS: The possibility for shipowners to be issued with a FONAR should not be regarded as a ‘fre...

Categories:
  • Business & Finance
Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: about 1 year ago

ICS: 2050 GHG Goal Cannot Be Achieved Using Fossil Fuels

The shipping industry will not be able to achieve the 2050 GHG reduction target using fossil fuels, ...

Posted: about 1 year ago
Posted: over 2 years ago

Industry Calls for Extension of Consortia Block Exemption

Liner shipping associations have asked the European Commission to extend the EU consortia block exem...

Posted: over 2 years ago
Posted: over 2 years ago

Deal Reached on Higher Seafarer Wages

Seafarers across the globe can look forward to higher wages. ...

Categories:
  • Rules & Regulation
Posted: over 2 years ago
Posted: over 2 years ago

ICS: International Trade Not a Zero-Sum Game

Challenging of the proven benefits of multilateralism in global trade by the U.S. could pose serious...

Posted: over 2 years ago
Posted: over 2 years ago

ICS: STCW Seafarer Training Regime Needs to Be Revised

The previous major overhaul of the STCW regime was last undertaken by IMO member states over 25 year...

Categories:
  • Rules & Regulation
Posted: over 2 years ago
Posted: over 2 years ago

Seafarers' Jobs Not Threatened by Autonomous Ships

There will be no shortage of jobs for seafarers, as a result of the introduction of autonomous ships...

Posted: over 2 years ago
Posted: over 2 years ago

IMO Comes to Grips with Sulphur Cap Implementation Issues

IMO working group has made some headway on the sulphur testing and verification issues. ...

Categories:
  • Rules & Regulation
Posted: over 2 years ago