IMO adopts 200-mile North American Emissions Control Area

Earlier today, the International Maritime Organization¬†announced the establishment of an Emissions Control Area¬†(ECA) to prevent pollution from ships in waters off North American coasts. Today’s announcement reflects an amendment to the International Convention for the Prevention of Pollution from Ships […]

Jeffrey Lantz elected Council Chair of the International Maritime Organization

For more than 50 years, the International Maritime Organization (IMO) has served as the maritime arm of the United Nations. Charged with developing and maintaining a regulatory framework for global shipping, the IMO has been at the center of international […]