European Shipowners Present Brexit Priorities

European shipowners believe that EU shipping should continue to enable free movement of goods and persons after the ...

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EU Ministers Adopt Declaration on Maritime Transport

European Transport Ministers have adopted a ministerial declaration on maritime transport, the European Community ...

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ECSA: EU Shipping Policy Needs Global Focus

To achieve further growth, the EU shipping policy needs to be globally oriented and aimed at improving the ...

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ECSA: Shipping Remains a Solid Contributor to EU

The shipping industry’s total employment contribution has increased to 2.1 million people while the total GDP ...

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ECSA Condemns Logistics' Support for Regional Measures

The European Community Shipowners’ Associations (ECSA) has criticized European port and freight forwarder ...

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EU Ship Recycling List Should Include Third Country Yards

Third country ship recycling yards should get EU recognition to raise standards worldwide and respond to demand, ...

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ECSA Backs EU Polar Shipping Policy

European Community Shipowners’ Association (ECSA) has adopted a position paper endorsing a number of actions ...

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EC Asked to Revise Directive on Seafarers

European Community Shipowners’ Association (ECSA) and European Transport Workers’ Federation (ETF) are ...

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EU Extends Counter-Piracy Op until 2018

On November 25, 2016, the European Council extended Operation Atalanta’s mandate to deter, disrupt and repress acts ...

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ECSA: EU Should Push to Make CO2 Roadmap Work

European Community Shipowners’ Associations (ECSA) has invited the European policy makers and all ...

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ECSA: EU-Canada Trade Deal to Benefit Maritime Transport

The lengthy negotiations regarding the EU-Canada Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA) have concluded ...

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ECSA: Challenges of Polar Shipping

Ahead of the entry into force of the International Code for ships operating in polar waters, or the Polar Code, in ...

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Drewry: Asia-ECSA Spot Rates Coming Down

As the Asia-East Coast South America spot rates are starting to level off after a huge spike induced by big ...

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ECSA: Shipping to See Next Steps in Emissions Decrease Soon

The next steps in CO2 reduction for shipping could be determined at the end of October 2016, according to the ...

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ECSA Backs European Strategy for Low-Emission Mobility

The European Community Shipowners’ Associations (ECSA) has supported the European Commission’s newly published ...

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ECSA Feigns Ignorance about Alang Beaching Method

The European Community Shipowners’ Association (ECSA) has ignored shortcomings of the beaching method at the ...

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ECSA: Responsible Practices in Alang Need to Be Supported

With close to 70% of all vessels being recycled in South Asia, the shipbreaking yards in Alang, India are one of ...

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EU Shipowners Want Progress at Alang Yards to Be Rewarded

Ship recycling practices in Alang, India, are gradually improving, the European Community Shipowners’ Associations ...

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Prestige Ruling Proof of Seafarers' Ill-Treatment

The ruling that overturned the judgment by the Provincial Court of La Coruña (Galicia) in the Prestige oil spill ...

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EU Urged to Support Global Co2 Agenda for Shipping

The European Community Shipowners’ Association (ECSA) is calling upon the EU Member States to give their ...

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ECSA Unveils 16+1 Proposals to Boost Shipping

European shipowners unveiled on Tuesday 16+1 proposals to highlight the industry’s point of view and priorities ...

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