The IMO has struck an agreement with the World Customs Organisation (WCO), the UN Economic Commission for Europe and the International Standards Organisation (ICO) to accelerate the rate of digitisation in the maritime industry.
The International Maritime Organisation (IMO) has echoed calls from the shipping industry for governments to keep shipping and supply chains open and grant special travel exemptions to seafarers in response to the COVID-19, or coronavirus, pandemic.
A.P. Moeller-Maersk (Maersk), the largest container shipping in the world by market share, has agreed to link its new $5 billion revolving credit facility to its environmental performance.
An air quality sensor has been installed on Splitsingsdam at the Port of Rotterdam’s Maas Entrance to check Sulphur emissions from shipping, the port announced on 12 December 2019.
With the International Maritime Organisation’s (IMO) emission reduction approach on the horizon, vessel data analysis will prove key to enabling the industry to meet the new targets.
Mitsui O.S.K Lines (MOL) has announced that its designs for a system that converts wind energy into propulsive force with a telescopic hard sail have been approved.
Maersk Oil Trading, a subsidiary of A.P. Moeller-Maersk (Maersk), the largest container shipping line in the world by market share, has signed an agreement with Koole Terminals to develop an IMO 2020-compliant fuel at the Port of Rotterdam.
Shipping Corporation of India (SCI) has unveiled its plans to use low sulphur fuel to comply with an impending International Maritime Organization (IMO) rule aimed at cutting emissions from ships.