Membership value is at the heart of everything we do
The demands on the shipping industry are constantly evolving, amid a climate of technological advances, increased regulation, and geopolitical and economic pressures. As such, the role of the marine supply chain professional is becoming ever more challenging, as shipowners look to increase margins, cut costs, and grow their business.
By forming industry clusters and think tanks and collaborating innovatively with our community and other industry-leading specialists, we help our members thrive in this competitive procurement environment. We provide critical value across our five-pillar framework through direct access to a network of experts and thought leaders, and discounted access to a continually updated portfolio of products and initiatives, and direct access to a network of experts and thought leaders.
A wealth of valuable information that drives business improvements for those working in the marine supply chain management function
Industry-wide CSR initiatives that deliver better frameworks, guidance, and streamlined solutions for sustainable purchasing in maritime
Leading events and exhibitions that enable maritime purchasers with global ambitions to meet suppliers and debate emerging issues
An Academy bringing forward research-led innovative courses that help purchasers improve their career prospects
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We work hard to amplify our members’ voices and fight to elevate the status of purchasers and suppliers in maritime.
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Membership of IMPA is open to ship-owning, ship-operating and ship-managing companies, as well as suppliers and manufacturers.