Sustainability

Meet BBNJ, the New oceans treaty to protect marine biodiversity on the high seas

A new legally binding international instrument on the conservation and sustainable use of marine biological diversity in areas beyond national jurisdiction – known as...

FIT Alliance survey reveals promise for growth in use of electronic bill of lading

Almost a year ago, trade and freight industry heavyweights ICC, DCSA, BIMCO, FIATA and SWIFT launched the Future International Trade Alliance (FIT) and signed...

6 ways in which shipping industry is trying to achieve environmental sustainability

“SUSTAINABILITY IS NO LONGER ABOUT DOING LESS HARM. IT’S ABOUT DOING MORE GOOD.” We as humans have been abusing our planet in various ways both...

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Unpacking the FMC’s Final Rule on detention and demurrage billing practices

The Federal Maritime Commission's (FMC) Final Rule on Detention...

What is a Switch Bill of Lading and when and why is it used..??

The world of shipping and freight is very dynamic...

First-ever eATA Carnet tested between the US and the UK

Recently, the ICC announced the usage of the world’s first...

What is a High Seas Sale..??

A High Seas Sale (HSS) is a process that...

UNCTAD’s assessment of maritime and trade disruptions – Navigating Troubled Waters

Further to their alarm over global trade disruptions, The...