The World Ocean Council (WOC) Sustainable Ocean Summit (SOS) is the annual gathering of the global Ocean Business Community dedicated to advancing private sector action on responsible use of the seas. With the theme of “Investing in Ocean Futures: Finance and Innovation for the Blue Economy”, the SOS 2019 will be the foremost international business conference dedicated to investment and innovation for ocean sustainable development.
On 27 September, Euroshore, represented by Carlos Cardoso, President of Euroshore, and Sophie Delair, Secretary General, was invited to give a presentation to a seminar organised by the Maritime Chamber of Commerce in Istanbul.
Record keeping will be key for shipowners to demonstrate compliance or explain non-compliance with the IMO 2020 sulphur cap says North P&I. With the 0.5% sulphur cap for marine fuel now less than five months from coming into force how the regulation will be enforced, and what owners should do if they find themselves unable to comply for any reason are becoming serious issues.