INTERCARGO has NGO status at the International Maritime Organization since the early 1990s. Through its active participation in the IMO deliberations, in its observer and consultative role, its objective is the creation of a safe, efficient, high quality and environmentally friendly dry cargo shipping industry. INTERCARGO formulates its strategies based on the prime principle of free and fair competition in the dry cargo industry, to enhance the interests of its Members and benefit not only dry cargo shipping but also the shipping industry as a whole.
- An overview of IMO’s functioning and a review of INTERCARGO’s participation: please refer to this link;
- 2018 INTERCARGPO’s submissions to IMO: please refer to this link;
- 2017 INTERCARGPO’s submissions to IMO: please refer to this link;
- Regulatory timeline for bulk carriers: please refer to this link.