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Shipping industry organisations call for progress on key sulphur cap issues at IMO

IMO publishes guidelines for 2020 sulphur cap 

Following the Marine Environment Protection Committee 74 (MEPC 74) meeting last week, the International Maritime Organization (IMO) has published guidelines adopted for...

Trump wants America to rejoin Paris climate agreement

Republican Senators task Trump on IMO 2020 sulphur cap 

A group of 14 Republican Senators have urged US President Donald Trump to support the implementation of the International Maritime Organisation (IMO) 2020 regulation on...

U.S. wants IMO to implement 2020 sulphur cap rule in phases 

IMO sulphur cap: South Africa approves use of scrubbers

South Africa approved the use of exhaust gas cleaning systems (EGCS), also known as scrubbers, in its territorial waters and ports ahead of the International Maritime...

U.S. wants IMO to implement 2020 sulphur cap rule in phases 

IMO sulphur cap will trigger slow steaming — Drewry 

Shipping consultancy firm Drewry has said that the 2020 sulphur cap deadline of the International Maritime Organisation (IMO) could lead to more slow steaming and...

2020 sulphur cap will be a regulatory game changer, says ICS

2020 sulphur cap will be a regulatory game changer, says ICS

The International Chamber of Shipping (ICS) has said that the 2020 global sulphur cap will be the regulatory game changer of the decade with profound implications for...

Junichiro Ikeda

MOL: IMO sulphur cap will have crucial effect on maritime industry

The enforcement of the International Maritime Organisation (IMO) 2020 low sulphur regulations will have a crucial bearing on the success of the maritime transport...

Taiwan ports to enforce 0.5% sulphur cap from 2019

Taiwan ports to enforce 0.5% sulphur cap from 2019

Taiwan’s seaports will enforce the use of 0.5% sulphur content fuel from 1 January 2019, ahead of IMO’s Marpol Annex VI global regulation from 2020, the Club...

U.S. wants IMO to implement 2020 sulphur cap rule in phases 

U.S. wants IMO to implement 2020 sulphur cap rule in phases 

  The United States of America wants pollution limits on ship fuels that the International Maritime Organisation (IMO) plans to implement in 2020 to be carried out...

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Greek Shipowners critcise IMO for allowing scrubbers for sulphur cap compliance

The Union of Greek Shipowners (UGS) has hit out at the International Maritime Organisation (IMO) for approving the use of scrubbers to comply with its 0.5% sulphur cap,...

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Sulphur cap: CMA CGM customers to pay additional $160 per TEU

Container line CMA CGM says the 0.5% sulphur cap in 2020 will cost an additional average of $160 per TEU, and will be charged to customers through fuel charges. Although...

ONE looks to hybrid fuels to comply with 2020 sulphur cap 

ONE looks to hybrid fuels to comply with 2020 sulphur cap 

Japanese container line Ocean Network Express (ONE) is likely to use mainly compliant hybrid fuels to meet the 2020 0.5% sulphur cap. Setting out its plans for...

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ICS warns of ‘chaos and confusion’ ahead of 2020 sulphur cap

The International Chamber of Shipping (ICS) fears “chaos and confusion” unless the International Maritime Organization (IMO) urgently resolves some serious...