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Pressure Mounts on IMO to Set CO2 Reduction Targets

Governments will have to compromise on the reduction of CO2 emissions by shipping.

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Bunker Suppliers Face Death of Fossil Fuels in Shipping

As the shipping sector sails towards a future of zero CO2 emissions, marine bunker suppliers could see a ...

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ICS: EU Decision to Revise EU ETS Demonstrates Faith in IMO

The recent decision by the European Union not to include shipping within the full scope of the regional EU ...

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ICS: Zero Carbon Shipping Future Achievable

The International Chamber of Shipping (ICS) has a vision of zero CO2 emissions from shipping in the second half of ...

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ICS: Canadian Oil Tanker Moratorium Act a Draconian Step

The International Chamber of Shipping (ICS), representing 80% of the world merchant fleet, has voiced concern about ...

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BWM Convention Compliance Comes with USD 100 Bn Price Tag

The shipping industry may collectively need to spend around USD 100 billion in order to install the new ballast ...

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ITF: Bramco 1 Crew Still Left High and Dry

The crew of the Bahrain-flagged oil products tanker Bramco 1 has been faced with a two-year ordeal having been ...

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ICS Calls On IMO to Delay Implementation of BWMC

The International Chamber of Shipping (ICS)  has urged the International Maritime Organization (IMO) to back the ...

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ICS: Shipping Holds Firm to CO2 Reduction Despite US Stance

The decision of the President Trump on US withdrawal from the Paris Agreement will have no impact on the shipping ...

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Shipping Vulnerable to Regional Action on Cutting CO2

Unless the International Maritime Organization (IMO) makes significant progress as part of its CO2 reduction ...

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ICS Lambastes Calls to Include Shipping into EU ETS

The International Chamber of Shipping (ICS) says that a unilateral decision by the European Union to incorporate ...

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Shipowners Urge IMO to Set Timeline to Cut GHG Emissions

The world’s national shipowner associations represented by the International Chamber of Shipping (ICS) have urged ...

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EU's CO2 Regulations Must Line Up with International Rules

The member national shipowners’ associations of the International Chamber of Shipping (ICS) have agreed to ...

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ICS Chooses New Chairman, Esben Poulsson

The International Chamber of Shipping (ICS) has elected a new chairman, Esben Poulsson (Singapore), who will ...

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Industry Will Need Almost 150,000 More Seafarers by 2025

Unless seafarer training levels are increased significantly, the growth in demand for seafarers could generate a ...

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ICS to Seek for Balance in York Antwerp Rules

The International Chamber of Shipping (ICS) plans to push for an improvement on the present system of the York ...

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ICS: Was the Prestige Ruling Reached in a Fair Trial?

The judgement of the Spanish Supreme Court made in January 2016 in the Prestige oil spill case has raised ...

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Seafarers’ Minimum Wage to Stay at Current Level

The minimum wage for able seafarers recommended by the International Labour Organization (ILO) will remain at its ...

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ITF to Check Seaferers’ Working Conditions in East Asia

Inspectors of the International Transport Workers’ Federation (ITF) have joined forces with dockers’ and ...

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Industry Launches Measures for Owners Scrapping Their Ships

Shipping companies are being strongly encouraged to use new ‘Transitional Measures for Shipowners Selling Ships for ...

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Industry Bodies: Include Shipping in COP21 Deal

The global shipping industry organizations are calling for shipping to be brought back in the latest draft text, ...

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