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Lessons identified from Somali Piracy

The ICS paper explains the significant challenges the shipping industry has faced in responding to the crisis in the Indian Ocean during the period 2007-2013.

January 2014 Reports, Positions and Papers | Free

ICS Identifies Lessons from Somali Piracy

The International Chamber of Shipping (ICS), the principal global trade association for shipowners, has issued a paper drawing upon the international shipping industry’s experience of Somali-based piracy during the period 2007 to 2013.

13 January 2014 Press Release

SSE 1/8/1 – Consideration of outstanding items from document ISWG LRH/2/3

Submission by the International Chamber of Shipping (ICS), BIMCO, International Marine Contractors Association (IMCA), International Parcel Tankers Association (IPTA), International Transport Workers’ Federation, (ITF), Intercargo, Intertanko,, Nautical Institute (NI), Oil Companies Marine Forum (OCIMF), P&I Clubs and SIGTTO, Sub-Committee on Ship Systems and Equipment, 1st Session, Agenda Item 8, December 2013.

2 January 2014 Submission

Ship to Ship Transfer Guide for Petroleum, Chemicals and Liquefied Gas, Fifth Edition

This industry Guide provides recommendations on safety, minimum equipment levels and good operating practices. If more stringent international, national or local regulations apply then they should take precedence. This Guide is a required publication on the SIRE Vessel Inspection Questionnaires for Oil Tankers, Combination Carriers, Shuttle Tankers, Chemical Tankers and Gas Tankers.

November 2013 Guidelines | £275

Maritime Industry Responds to Typhoon in the Philippines

JOINT PRESS RELEASE OF MARITIME WELFARE ORGANISATIONS Shipowner groups, unions, and welfare organisations are pulling together in response to the devastating effects of Typhoon Yolanda in the Philippines.

12 November 2013 Press Release

Safe Transport of Containers by Sea

ICS and the World Shipping Council (WSC) published this industry guidance for shippers and container stuffers concerning the safe transport of containers by sea. Significantly, the guidance is supported by the Global Shippers’ Forum (GSF). The Guidance is extracted from ‘Safe Transport of Containers by Sea – Guidelines on Best Practices’ – which was published by ICS and WSC in 2009.

October 2013 Archive | Free