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ICS calls on EU nations to reject quota scheme

Carriers:

The International Chamber of Shipping, ICS, calls on EU member states to vote against the European Parliament's adoption of a quota scheme for shipping Wednesday. ICS says that the proposal ignores the work already done by IMO in the area.


BY SØREN PICO
Published 16.02.17 at 08:18

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