ShippingWatch

IMO's fourth climate report reveals increasing CO2 emissions from shipping

IMO just presented its fourth and much-anticipated report on shipping's CO2 emissions. The new report reveals that shipping's emissions have been on the rise in recent years. Transport & Environment calls the development alarming.

Photo: Jorge Silva/Reuters/Ritzau Scanpix

Shipping's climate footprint has continued to rise in recent years, reveals a new and comprehensive report by the UN's International Maritime Organization, IMO, about the industry's greenhouse gas emissions.

The new report, the fourth in the series, is the first to be published since 2014, when the IMO published its third emissions report. As such, the report is assigned much importance among politicians, experts and the industry as a whole.

Already a subscriber? Log in.

Read the whole article

Get access for 14 days for free.
No credit card is needed, and you will not be automatically signed up for a paid subscription after the free trial.

  • Access all locked articles
  • Receive our daily newsletters
  • Access our app
An error has occured. Please try again later.

Get full access for you and your coworkers.

Start a free company trial today

More from ShippingWatch

Further reading

Related articles

Latest news

See all jobs