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LEARN International Workshop

This article was posted on September 15th, 2018 by under News

On Februrary 6 & 7, 2019 in Brussels, Belgium, LEARN Partners are coming together to  present and seek feedback from participants on the results and learnings from the LEARN project – LEARN International Workshop Event.

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Shippers improve supply chain

This article was posted on September 9th, 2018 by under News

The efficiency of freight transport is a key for the competitiveness of EU transport, economy, and the functioning of the internal market. This is even more so, since freight transport has increased …

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Maritime supply chain from a different angle

This article was posted on September 8th, 2018 by under News

With Sea Traffic Management (STM) project shippers will get more visibility and efficiency in their supply chains.

STM aims at creating a safer, more efficient and environmentally friendly maritime sector. The goals for full deployment of STM by year 2030 in relation to year 2015 are the following: safety (50% reduction of accidents), efficiency (10% reduction in voyage costs and 30% reduction in waiting time for berthing), environment (7% lower fuel consumption and 7% lower greenhouse gas emissions). (more…)

IMO’s event on ports and supply chain cooperation

This article was posted on July 31st, 2018 by under News

Coordination between ports and ways to facilitate trade, information exchange, and Single Window were on the agenda of the special event on ports organised by the International Maritime Organization on 11 June 2018. European Shippers’ Council discussed the state of the maritime supply chain with the Secretary General of the IMO and suggested to organise a special event on the Supply Chain allowing an exchange of views between all relevant parties in the chain. “A very good idea!” said Secretary General Kitack Lim taking his notebook. ESC is looking forward to this cooperation.

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