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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The SSI highlights the rise of the “Sustainable Shipper”

      MEDIA RELEASE     THE SSI HIGHLIGHTS THE RISE OF THE ‘SUSTAINABLE SHIPPER’   Charterers’ future procurement decisions will be driven by…


Sustainable Shipping Initiative signs Shared Commitments

MEDIA RELEASE     SUSTAINABLE SHIPPING INITIATIVE SIGNS SHARED COMMITMENTS   Collective pledges will build on individual member initiatives to accelerate change and set industry-wide…


SSI Members Meeting in Japan

The SSI was proud to have its bi-annual members meeting kindly hosted on 9-11 April 2014 at Imari Shipyard in Japan by Namura Shipbuilding Co….