International Shipping Federation (ISF)


The International Shipping Federation (ISF) is the identity used by ICS when it acts as the international employers’ association for shipowners. 

ISF co-ordinates the Employers’ Group in maritime discussions at the International Labour Organization (ILO), including the ILO Joint Maritime Commission.

ISF was established in 1909, and its social partner is the International Transport Workers’ Federation (ITF).

  • International Chamber of Shipping
  • 38 St Mary Axe, London
  • EC3A 8BH