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Research and innovation

We find innovative ways of thinking about the most pressing issues facing the shipping industry.

We collaborate with our members and international organisations to research, write and publish world-leading guidance and reports on issues as diverse as technology, security, safety, employment and the

Our in-depth research, written in collaboration with members, informs reports that are a vital source of knowledge for the industry.

Members benefit from exclusive discounts on ICS Publications. Rigorous in development and used and recommended by shipping companies globally, ICS Publications are an important complement to international regulations and are essential for every maritime bookcase.