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International Chamber of Shipping

Identification number in the register: 90104608462-14
Registration date: 30/03/2012 12:33:43

The information on this entity was last modified on: 17/03/2014 12:44:14
The date of the last annual update was: 17/03/2014 12:44:14

This entry follows the format of the previous Register. It will be changed to the new format when the entity makes the next update.
Next update due latest on: 27/04/2015

    Registrant : Organisation or self-employed individual

International Chamber of Shipping


Incorporated in England

    Section of registration

II - In-house lobbyists and trade/professional associations

Trade, business & professional associations

    Contact details

St. Mary Axe, 38
London EC3A8BH

(+44) 2070901460

(+44) 2070901484

    Person with legal responsibility

Mr  Peter Hinchliffe

Director General

    Person in charge of EU relations

Mr  Alistair Hull

Technical Manager

    Goals / remit

The International Chamber of Shipping is the principal international trade association for the shipping industry, representing all sectors and trades. ICS membership comprises national shipowners' associations whose member shipping companies operate two thirds of the world's merchant tonnage. Established in 1921, ICS is concerned with all technical, legal and policy issues that may have an impact on international shipping.

  • European
  • global
  • national


Air emissions from shipping, including Sulphur Directive
Monitoring, Reporting and Verification of CO2 Emissions
Port reception facilities
Ship recycling
Port State Control
Maritime Employment

    Number of persons involved in the activities described in the box above


    Persons accredited for access to European Parliament premises

No accredited persons

    Fields of interest

  • Climate Action
  • Customs
  • Employment and Social Affairs
  • Energy
  • Environment
  • Research and Technology
  • Trade
  • Transport

    Membership and affiliation

ICS is actively engaged with the following international bodies:
International Maritime Organisation (IMO)
United Nations Division of Ocean Affairs and the Law of the Sea (DOALOS)
United Nations Conference on International Trade Law (UNCITRAL)
Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD)
World Customs Organization (WCO)
World Trade Organization (WTO)
It also enjoys a close relationship with national maritime authorities around the world and with relevant departments and agencies of the European Union

    Financial data

01/2013  -  12/2013

< 50,000  €

0 €

0 €

    Code of conduct

By its registration the organisation has signed the Transparency Register Code of Conduct.