ShippingWatch

Shipping's climate exam could be made more difficult by the pandemic

The industry faces decisive negotiations when the IMO's environmental committee resumes its climate work in November after it was inconveniently disrupted by the pandemic in the spring. But the negotiations face unprecedented challenges, which is causing concern.

Photo: PR / Port of Hamburg

An eight-month long involuntary hiatus has increased the pressure on the IMO's member states for when they resume their decisive negotiations about shipping's climate efforts and how to achieve significantly lower levels of pollution from vessels than today.

But things are far from back to normal for the upcoming series of meetings.

Read the whole article

Get 14 days free access.
No credit card required.

  • 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

3i buys AMP out of Esvagt

Private equity firm 3i, which owns half of carrier Esvagt, has agreed with the company's second owner, AMP Capital, to take over all of Esvagt for GBP 268 million, making 3i the sole owner. The transaction is expected to close in the first quarter of 2022.

Further reading

Related articles

Latest news

See all jobs