The IMO Assembly welcomes the RBSA to present the Maritime Industry Decarbonisation Council

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Maritime Industry Decarbonisation Council presentation at IMO GHG working group

MIDC has given the clear message to the national delegates, present at the IMO GHG meeting, that the shipping industry is committed to reduce the GHG emissions from shipping significantly. The MIDC will again present its findings at MEPC 73 later this year.

Belgium in the top as flag state

Just as in the latest inventories,┬áBelgium scored the maximum points in the annual statement “Flag State Performance Table 2017/2018” by the International Shipping Federation International Chamber of Shipping (ICS) publishes. Only 10 flag States have achieved the best possible rating. Maritime safety, working conditions, environmentalRead More…

Economic Impact Study Belgian Shipping Cluster: Update 2017

Every three years, the RBSA updates the initial study from 2001 monitoring the maritime cluster and focusing on three subsectors, i.e. the merchant navy, towing and hydraulic engineering. The present edition also delves into the economic impact of the renewable energy sector.