The Sustainable Shipping Initiative (SSI) brings together some of the biggest names in the maritime sector to plan how it can contribute to – and thrive in – a sustainable future.

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About The SSI

The SSI is an ambitious coalition of shipping leaders from around the world, which is taking practical steps to tackle some of the sector’s greatest opportunities and challenges.

What We Do

We are working to achieve a vision of a shipping industry that is both profitable and sustainable by 2040.

SSI Members

The SSI brings together over 19 leading companies from across the industry and around the world with NGOs Forum for the Future and WWF.

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Latest featured articles, events, and publications

Day Of The Seafarer | 25 June 2015

The SSI supports the Day of the Seafarer. This year’s campaign aims to inspire young people to consider a #CareerAtSea. It will create a picture…


Sustainable Shipping Initiative Engages With The Marshall and Pacific Islands Delegation

The Sustainable Shipping Initiative (SSI) met during MEPC 68 with a delegation from the Marshall Islands and Pacific Island states to discuss current challenges, the…


SSI wins Guardian Sustainable Business Award

Members’ initiatives are recognised for their contribution to advancing the sustainability of the shipping industry London – 30 April 2015 – The Sustainable Shipping Initiative…