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…


The SSI launches report: Changing Context -Global Trends.2012 to 2015: How global trends have progressed and moving towards our vision for shipping in 2040

TRANSPARENCY PRESSURES AND UPTAKE IN ALTERNATIVE ENERGY SOURCES IDENTIFIED AS CATALYSTS TO SUSTAINABILITY PROGRESS   SSI report highlights developments across sustainability challenges and opportunities over…


SSI event “The Future of Shipping” in Singapore | 14 April 2015

Meet members of the SSI and other key players in shipping and sustainability when SSI launches their topic hub  “The Future Of Shipping” in partnership…