A non-governmental not-for-profit international organization established in Antwerp in 1897, the object of which is to contribute by all appropriate means and activities to the unification of maritime law in all its aspects.
INTERCARGO is the short name for the International Association of Dry Cargo Shipowners. Established in 1980 with the objective of giving a voice to shipowners, managers and operators of dry cargo vessels and represent better this shipping sector. The power of INTERCARGO, like its partner shipping associations, is that collectively, it is possible to change bulk carrier industry for the better in a world where one bulk carrier shipowner acting on its own finds it most difficult to make itself heard and facilitate progress.
International Association of Average Adjusters (Association Mondiale de Dispacheurs AMD)
AMD, through qualified average adjusting personnel, provides average adjusting and claims consultancy services in the marine environment. The members of the association provide worldwide solutions with sound advice and well reasoned opinions in a variety of languages.
Dedicated to safe ships and clean seas, IACS makes a unique contribution to maritime safety and regulation through technical support, compliance verification and research and development. More than 90% of the world's cargo carrying tonnage is covered by the classification design, construction and through-life compliance rules and standards set by the twelve member societies of IACS
INTERTANKO is a forum where independent tanker owners meets, policies are discussed and best practice developed. It is a valuable source of first-hand information, opinions and guidance. INTERTANKO stands for safe transport, cleaner seas and free competition.
ICC provides a forum for businesses and other organisations to examine and better comprehend the nature and significance of the major shifts taking place in the world economy. It also offer an influential and respected channel for supplying business leadership to help governments manage those shifts in a collaborative manner for the benefit of the world economy as a whole.
FIATA unites the freight forwarding industry worldwide and represents, promotes and protect the interests of the industry by participating as advisors or experts in meetings of international bodies dealing with transportation.
The International Group is an association of the world’s leading P&I Clubs which delivers the group pool system; representation of the views of the club’s members to a range of international, national and regional authorities and agencies; and a discussion forum for relevant matters.