The International Chamber of Shipping (ICS) has released a statement on the ongoing blockage of the Suez Canal by the ship Ever Given, noting that the incident lays bare the fragility of global supply chains.
New COVID-19 information leaflet provides important vaccine information for seafarers and shipowners.
The International Chamber of Shipping (ICS) has warned that lack of access to vaccinations for seafarers is placing shipping in a ‘legal minefield’, while leaving global supply chains vulnerable.
Shipping is concerned that the numbers of seaferers being impacted by the crew change crisis are on the rise due to travel restrictions imposed by governments in response to new variants.
The International Chamber of Shipping (ICS) and the China Maritime Safety Administration (China MSA) met virtually to push forward collaboration on key challenges facing maritime, including GHG and COVID-19.
Denmark joins three of the four largest shipping nations, Greece, Japan and Singapore to back proposal of $5 billion proposal to catalyse the decarbonising of international shipping.
Speakers at the latest ICS Leadership Insights series discussed the importance of maritime and trade in the post-COVID-19 economic recovery.
Cutting restrictive trade policies could boost global economic recovery from COVID-19 by 3.4%, finds International Chamber of Shipping