In Focus

ECSA 2nd F.I.T. lunchtime webinar - Innovation (15 June 2021)

ECSA F.I.T. lunchtime webinars - Finance, Innovation, Transition

 

The shipping and financial services stakeholders are meeting online on 08 June, 15 June and 22 June between 12.30 – 13.50 CEST to discuss the current opportunities and challenges of ship financing.

 

ECSA is organising an event to bring together regulators, maritime experts and the...

Wednesday, June 9, 2021 - 12:48

Vacancy: Policy advisor Shipping and Trade Policy

The European Community Shipowners’ Associations is the umbrella organisation of the national shipowners’ associations of the EU, the UK and Norway. European shipowners control around 40% of the world’s shipping fleet. ECSA’s prime task is to represent the overall interests of the European shipping industry with the institutions of the...

Tuesday, June 8, 2021 - 06:42

Quick links

The Neptune Declaration

As a signatory of the Neptune Declaration on Seafarer Wellbeing and Crew Change, ECSA urges all members and companies to join the call. The pledge vows to deliver on the shared responsibility with policymakers to resolve the global crew change crisis that has left hundreds of thousands of seafarers stranded at sea.

The Neptune Declaration

 

Our 10 Strategic Priorities

The European shipping industry is a success story and a geostrategic asset to the EU in the face of global challenges. European shipowners operate one of the largest, youngest and most innovative fleets in the world. With its diverse fleet of container ships, tankers, passenger ships, bulk carriers, offshore service vessels and many other specialised ships, the EU shipping industry contributes a total of €147 billion to the EU’s annual GDP. The fleet also boasts one of the best safety records in the world. 

WESS Project

ECSA and the ETF, with funding from the EU, are working on a joint social dialogue project from 2020-2022 that aims to contribute to an attractive, smart and sustainable working environment in the shipping sector.