ECSA: "IMO Intersessional Working Group was good and fruitful preparatory work"

To rectify statements put forward by organisations such as the Clean Shipping Coalition, ECSA stresses the IMO's Intersessional Working Group meeting that took place this week in London was good and fruitful preparatory work.

"We strongly believe that efficient decision-making is vital when it comes to something as important as...

Friday, November 15, 2019 - 16:25

ECSA welcomes the confirmation of new Transport Commissioner-designate Adina Ioana Vălean

On behalf of the European shipping industry, ECSA warmly welcomes the confirmation of Adina Ioana Vălean as the new Transport Commissioner-designate, after the hearing at the European Parliament held yesterday.

Of Romanian nationality, Ms Vălean has been active in EU-level policymaking as an MEP since 2007. She was rapporteur on...

Friday, November 15, 2019 - 15:24

ECSA launches strategic priorities for EU shipping policy for the next five years

In line with the new cycle of the EU institutions where the European Parliament has just started its mandate and the European Commission's College is being composed, ECSA publishes its new strategic priorities for 2019-2024.

Entitled "Sailing ahead - European shipping sets ambitious goals for its next chapter",...

Thursday, October 31, 2019 - 09:09

ECSA supports the establishment of a co-programmed partnership zero-emission waterborne transport within Horizon Europe

On behalf of the European shipping industry, ECSA expresses its support for the move by the European Commission and Member States to establish a co-programmed partnership zero-emission waterborne transport in the framework of Horizon Europe (the EU’s future research and innovation programme). As informed by the Waterborne Technology Platform, this partnership...

Wednesday, October 30, 2019 - 15:58

European Shipping Week date changed to February 17 – 21, 2020

Europe’s shipowners will once again join forces with the European Parliament, Council and European Commission to place shipping and maritime at the top of the agenda when European Shipping Week is held in Brussels for the third time during the week of February 17-21, 2020.

The decision was taken to...

Thursday, October 3, 2019 - 10:57