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Introducing the new IMPA London 2021 event app!

After the success of the app we introduced for IMPA London 2019, we have decided to take things a step further this year. All who attend IMPA London 2021 will have full access to the […]
Oct 15, 2021

IMPA London 2021 Conference sessions outlined

As the date for IMPA London 2021 nears, our team are finalising plans for the event’s learning and debate sessions. Today we have the pleasure of sharing the outlined sessions for day one of the […]
Oct 1, 2021

Explore the brand new

Starting September as we mean to go on and culminating a good few months of development work, the IMPA membership team is excited to announce at last the official launch of the brand-new IMPA website. […]
Sep 17, 2021

RMS Bonded Warehouse License Approved by Shanghai Government | Enhances RMS Global Logistics Service Capability

Upon approval by Shanghai Customs, RMS China bonded warehouse in Shanghai has been recently put into operation officially. Bonded spare parts have been supplied to vessels via RMS bonded warehouse successfully. The launch of the RMS […]
Aug 26, 2021

IMPA CEO reports overwhelming response to inaugural Seatrade award

Earlier this year IMPA announced that the Association had joined forces with Seatrade Awards and created the very first award for sustainable supply chain management.  The prestigious awards are operated in association with Lloyd’s List […]
Aug 25, 2021

Only 3 VLCCs sold for demolition in 2021 as secondhand prices tempt

BIMCO’s shipping number of the Week During the first seven months of 2021, only three actively trading Very Large Crude Carriers (VLCCs) have been sold for demolition. The current market for seaborne transportation of crude […]
Aug 16, 2021

Wilhelmsen partners with Klüber Lubrication to exclusively sell and distribute maritime lubricant range

Owners, operators, and vessel managers choosing Klüber Lubrication’s premium products will now benefit from Wilhelmsen’s in-depth maritime expertise, market-leading customer service and unrivalled global distribution network. As from August 1st, 2021, Wilhelmsen will begin to […]
Aug 11, 2021

A Sneak Peek Into IMPA’s Sustainability Work

If you are a regular reader of the IMPA members’ newsletter or our great Marine Trader Journal, then you will have already seen how hard our team has been working across the board on all […]
Aug 10, 2021

IMPA Greece is back!

With exactly 14 weeks to go, we are delighted to return to Greece with a one-day programme on the 7th October 2021. IMPA Greece is set in Athens and brings together procurement professionals from the […]
Jul 7, 2021

An IMPA ACT Q&A on the 10th Anniversary of the UNGPs

June 2021 marks the ten-year anniversary of the United Nations Guiding Principles on Business and Human Rights (UNGPs or the “Protect, Respect and Remedy” framework) which represent the first and only soft law reference in […]
Jun 25, 2021

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