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ESC – European Shippers' Council

Meeting with the Federal Maritime Commission (FMC)

In April  2015, the ESC presented a speech at the Global Liner Shipping Conference in Hamburg. On this occassion, we had a meeting with Mr. Lidinsky from Federal Maritime Commission (FMC).  As you will see, this event left good memories and we are delighted to share it to everyone.


Please click on the link: Global Liner Shipping 2015

A Message from the Secretary General


Every now and then I get dressed like a professional cyclist and I jump on one of the two hottest transport modes of these days. For the other one, the drone, I do not have the appropriate clothing yet. (more…)

ESC: exploit the full potential of short sea shipping

European Commission

The European Commission and Member States should work together to put in place practical, meaningful and effective solutions for outcomes envisaged in the Athens Declaration and contribute fully to the economic and social development of the European Union, the European Shippers’ Council argues.


Global Shippers Alliance (GSA) launched


The European Shippers’ Council (ESC), the Asian Shippers Association (ASA) and the American Association of Exporters and Importers (AAEI) today signed a memorandum of understanding underlining their cooperation in the field of air freight, maritime transport and trade facilitation.


ESC focuses on customers at IATA World Cargo Symposium

Air Cargo

At the IATA World Cargo Symposium, the European Shippers’ Council (ESC) highlighted to the industry that they should start to communicate with their final customers, the shippers, regarding heir needs and wishes. E-freight and cloud or system to system data exchanges, should for example replace old fashioned paper-based processes. (more…)