Shipping’s Decarbonization Will Need Major R&D Investment

Collaboration and investment in technology development key for meeting IMO's targets

Growth Potential of European Short Sea Shipping Untapped

A coalition of European shipping sector organisations, led by the European Community Association of Ship Brokers ...

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ESC to Put Container Shipping Alliances Under Scrutiny

ESC to Put Container Shipping Alliances Under Scrutiny

The European Shippers’ Council has revealed plans to start a global review of the container liner shipping market ...

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ESC: Shipping Alliances Need a Watchdog

ESC Shipping Alliances Need a Watchdog

The European Shippers’ Council (ESC) says that shipping industry needs a global authority to keep Vessel Sharing ...

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ESC Urges Shippers to Drop Congestion Surcharges

ESC Urges Shippers to Drop Congestion Surcharges

It is unacceptable to hit European businesses with the new so-called congestion surcharges, the European Shippers’ ...

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Mobile App to Slash Freight Costs

Mobile App to Cut Freight Costs

Dutch companies will soon be the first in the world to be able to sign for goods via mobile phone, according to the ...

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ESC Secretary Calls for Liberalization of ...

The newly appointed Secretary General of the European Shippers’ Council (ESC), Nik Delmeire, called the new ...

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Exclusive: Hidden Dangers of Shipping Alliances

Interview Hidden Dangers of Shipping Alliances

The 2M alliance between the shipping heavyweights, Denmark’s Maersk Line and Swiss Mediterranean Shipping Company ...

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2M Damaging to World Trade, European Shippers Say

The European Shippers Council (ESC) has pulled the alarm bell about the excesses that could be caused by the Vessel ...

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ESC Delivers AEO Manifesto

ESC Delivers AEO Manifesto

The European Shippers’ Council (ESC) presented its Authorised Economic Operator manifesto (AEO manifesto) to the ...

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Additional Container Weighing Legislation Adds to the Burden

  Additional legislation will not have any significant effect on container safety in transport overseas, the ...

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Non-Tariff Trade Barriers Should Be in Focus of TTIP ...

The elimination of non-tariff trade barriers will have enormous positive effects on the European economy. The ...

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