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First agreement signed under the Investment Plan for Europe

In line with the COP22 objectives, on Tuesday 8 November 2016 European Investment Bank (EIB) Vice-President Ambroise Fayolle and Société Générale CIB’s Global Head of Asset […]

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EU Should Seize Momentum to Make IMO CO2 Roadmap Work

ECSA facilitated a debriefing in the European Parliament this morning on the latest decisions of the International Maritime Organisation (IMO) regarding global regulation of greenhouse gas […]

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Review of Maritime Transport 2016

The present edition of the Review of Maritime Transport takes the view that the long-term growth prospects for seaborne trade and maritime businesses are positive. There […]

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Bunker tanker operators may obtain exemptions from ballast water management requirements as IMO gives green light for SRA concept

It will be possible for states that are party to the Ballast Water Management (BWM) Convention to grant exemptions for vessels operating within specific geographical areas […]

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DNV GL: What does Paris Agreement mean for business?

AS the COP 21 Paris Agreement enters into force, and ushers in a new epoch for the world and all its inhabitants. How can business make […]

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LNG must tap 2020 sulphur cap boost

The LNG shipping industry has welcomed last week’s decision by the IMO’s marine environment protection committee (MEPC 70) to adopt the global 0.5 per cent sulphur […]

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New requirements for international shipping as UN body continues to address greenhouse gas emissions

An important milestone on the road to controlling greenhouse gas emissions from international shipping has been achieved with the adoption of new mandatory requirements by the […]

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IMO sets 2020 date for ships to comply with low sulphur fuel oil requirement

In a landmark decision for both the environment and human health, 1 January 2020 has been set as the implementation date for a significant reduction in […]

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European shipowners welcome IMO decisions on global regulation of ship emission

The 70th session of the Marine Environment Protection Committee (MEPC) of the International Maritime Organization (IMO) concluded today with a decision on defined tasks and timelines […]

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EMSA issues Equasis Annual Report 2015

EMSA issued Equasis Annual Report 2015 providing a picture of the worlds’ merchant fleet in 2015, derived from data contained in the Equasis database. It examines […]

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