The Shipping Federation of Canada is the voice of the owners,
operators and agents of ships involved in Canada's world trade

The Shipping Federation of Canada is the voice of the owners,
operators and agents of ships involved in Canada's world trade

The Shipping Federation of Canada is the voice of the owners,
operators and agents of ships involved in Canada's world trade

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FEBRUARY ISSUES UPDATE

For an overview of the Federation's recent activities and developments in the marine industry, read the February edition of our Issues Update.

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LLOYD'S LIST 2017 MARITIME AWARDS

Nominations are now open for the Lloyd’s List 2017 Americas Maritime Awards, which will be announced at a gala dinner in New York on May 25, 2017. Award categories include "Ship Operator of the Year" and the "Lifetime Achievement Award" along with many others.  Please see the attached guide, and then go to http://lloydslistawards-northamerica.com and

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IMO ENVIRONMENTAL DEVELOPMENTS

The IMO's Marine Environmental Protection Committee (MEPC) met in London this week to discuss a number of key environmental issues.  Among the major developments arising from the meeting was the Committee's decision to maintain January 1, 2020 as the implementation date for the global 0.5% sulphur limit on marine fuel Following is a summary of the other

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TRANSPORTATION 2030

The Federation has been an active participant in the Minister of Transport's consultations on the development of a long-term transportation agenda for Canada.  In addition to taking part in a series of round tables and engagement sessions across Canada, we also submitted two comprehensive briefs to the Minister - one on issues related to costs and competitiveness, and

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