The EU Commission's plan to introduce CO2 quotas on the maritime sector worries interest group Bimco, which represents, among other stakeholders, shipping companies, operators and shipbrokers.
"If a market-based measure were to be considered for international shipping, it should be at the global level at IMO, and other more appropriate options than ETS (emissions trading system, -ed.) should be considered – such as a levy on carbon emissions," writes Bimco in a press release.
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