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ICS develops and promotes shipping industry best practices and guidance through a wide range of publications and free resources that are used by ship operators globally.

You can download most publications from the list below for free and purchase the paid-for publications from our ICS bookshop.

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BMP West Africa

Best Management Practices (BMP) to help companies and seafarers detect, deter and delay external threats to safety when transiting off the coast of West Africa, including the Gulf of Guinea.

March 2020 Guidelines | Free

COVID-19 – كوفيد-19 ف Guidelines v1 Arabic

Version 1 of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) Guidance for Ship Operators for the Protection of the Health of Seafarers translated into Arabic, courtesy of Assafina. News Article in Arabic introducing to the guidance:الغرفة-الدولية-للنقل-البحري-تصدر-إرشا/

March 2020 Guidelines | Free

COVID-19 Español – Esté informado

Download the free poster. Translations into Spanish courtesy of Indumar, supplier of nautical products and services in Mexico.

March 2020 Tools and Workbooks | Free