international maritime organization


Giving feedback on IMO 2020

To support smooth implementation, the IMO Secretariat has set up a dedicated hotline email address for any queries from Member States and the shipping industry as the regulation comes into effect.


INTERCARGO raises IMO 2020 safety concern

With 1 Jan 2020 less than five and a half months away, INTERCARGO expresses its growing concern in view of the magnitude of challenge lying ahead for the industry and the need for a smooth transition.


Lingering concerns over IMO 2020

From January 2020, the IMO will ban ships from using fuels with a sulfur content above 0.5%, compared with 3.5% now. However, there are still concerns and uncertainty over this regulation.