2023 December 7

10:29 Singapore, Norway and IMO unveiled LR's report at the Voyage to Net-Zero Forum

2023 December 4

11:23 IMO Assembly elects new 40-Member Council

2023 December 1

13:44 Arsenio Dominguez Velasco confirmed as next IMO Secretary-General

2023 November 28

12:54 IMO Assembly opens

2023 October 21

12:17 IMO holds a workshop on how to draft national legislation to implement IMO instruments

2023 October 10

12:38 International Chamber of Shipping launches CII Data Collection System

2023 October 6

08:22 CE Delft: CII could cut EU shipping’s emissions by 30% if enforced correctly

2023 October 2

16:13 GreenVoyage2050 project extended to 2030

2023 September 18

17:15 IMO submits the 2023 IMO Strategy on reduction of GHG emissions from ships to the First Global Stocktake

2023 September 14

14:43 IMO’s maritime security programme receives funding contribution of £700,000 from the United Kingdom

2023 September 11

15:14 IMO welcomes adoption of UN convention on the judicial sale of ships

2023 July 26

18:03 IMO joins Global Alliance for Drowning Prevention

2023 July 25

16:32 IMO Council appoints Secretary-General, endorses 2024 theme

2023 July 24

17:06 New MENA Regional Presence Office in Egypt set to open by year end
13:52 Wartsila Aquarius UV takes ballast water filtration to next level with launch of ‘Manta’ filter

2023 July 19

17:20 30% of global shipping fleet needs tech upgrade for CII reporting

2023 July 18

17:46 IMO and IAPH enhance ship-port cooperation
17:09 Republic of Korea boosts funding for development projects
15:24 Arsenio Dominguez becomes the new Secretary-General of IMO

2023 July 17

17:06 The 129th session of IMO takes place from the 17th to the 21st of July 2023

2023 July 12

15:25 Pasha Hawaii announces delivery of second LNG-fueled ‘Ohana Class Vessel ‘MV Janet Marie’ at AmFELS

2023 July 10

10:14 ICS welcomes IMO's deal to cut shipping’s greenhouse gas emissions

2023 July 7

12:01 IMO adopts a revised strategy seeking to cut the shipping industry's 1 million mt/year of GHG emissions to net zero by around 2050

2023 July 3

10:41 Working Group on Reduction of GHG Emissions from Ships considers draft Revised IMO 2023 GHG Strategy

2023 June 30

15:23 Ascenz Marorka obtains Type Approval certification from DNV for its advanced ShaPoLi solution
14:59 Port of Lobito tests maritime single window developed by Singapore

2023 June 29

16:39 SEA-LNG coalition calls on IMO to regulate all GHG emissions on a full lifecycle basis

2023 June 28

12:25 European shipowners welcome ratification of the Hong Kong Convention

2023 June 27

10:02 Hong Kong ship recycling Convention set to enter into force

2023 June 13

17:28 IMO adopts amendments to the International Code for Ships Operating in Polar Waters

2023 May 26

16:25 ICS calls on governments to set the course towards a net zero future in July
14:03 Strengthening oil spill preparedness plans in Mauritius

2023 May 18

14:29 Pacific nations updated on IMO work to reduce emissions from ships

2023 April 24

18:07 IMO provides expertise in oil spill preparedness for a possible oil spill from the FSO SAFER

2023 April 19

18:06 IMO's study on the readiness and availability of low- and zero-carbon ship technology and marine fuels is submitted to the Marine Environment Protection Committee

2023 April 12

17:34 IMO Secretary-General expresses concern on piracy incidents in Gulf of Guinea

2023 April 3

15:49 Seven IMO Member States nominate a candidate for Secretary-General of IMO

2023 April 1

15:32 IMO: Portugal accedes to ship recycling convention

2023 March 30

18:07 Belize, Japan and Portugal join the 2012 Cape Town Agreement

2023 March 29

16:49 IMO CARES project receives a further round of funding from the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

2023 March 28

14:51 IMO GHG working group progresses work on revision of IMO climate strategy

2023 March 23

16:47 IMO Secretary-General updated on Black Sea Grain initiative

2023 March 22

11:08 Greece and Turkey agree to support each other in the UN’s Security Council and the International Maritime Organisation - EURACTIV

2023 March 21

13:04 100 audits completed under IMO Member State Audit Scheme
09:56 IMO, Norway and Singapore sign MoU on maritime decarbonization

2023 March 15

17:54 Post IMO 2020 high sulphur fuel accounts for 26% of global bunker sales
12:39 Antigua and Barbuda and the United Arab Emirates accept 2021 IMO Convention amendments

2023 March 6

16:57 IMO's treaty to reinforce efforts to protect biodiversity

2023 February 10

16:57 IMO's project aims to provide an assessment of the state of availability and readiness of low- and zero-carbon ship technology and marine fuels

2023 February 9

16:38 IMO works on helping stranded ships in Ukraine - TradeWinds

2023 January 31

11:05 IMO agrees draft revised Guidelines for the reduction of underwater noise from commercial shipping

2023 January 20

17:26 Canada accepts amendments to expand IMO Council

2022 December 28

14:24 Maritime safety information approved over Iridium and Inmarsat GMDSS - Riviera
13:11 IMO appoints new Vice-Chair of the Marine Environment Protection Committee

2022 December 21

14:31 Lloyd's Register awarded Type Approval to Datum for its SHaPoLi EEXI solution
14:12 IMO's MEPC adopts revised resolutions on cooperation with ports and on national action plans to reduce GHG emissions from shipping

2022 December 20

18:30 IMO introduces virtual reality technology to improve ferry safety
11:24 Eastern and Southern Africa region discusses Ballast Water Management Convention

2022 December 13

12:59 KBB and Eminox put integrated exhaust management solutions under the microscope in new ‘Turbo to Tailpipe’ white paper

2022 December 8

10:09 INTERCARGO issues statement on IMO decarbonisation measures

2022 December 2

11:03 Singapore and Netherlands accept IMO Convention amendments

2022 December 1

10:34 Singapore accepts amendments to the International Maritime Organization Convention

2022 November 24

18:03 MEPSEAS South-East Asian marine protection project concludes

2022 November 16

17:55 IMO's workshop in Madagascar aims to prevent garbage pollution from ships
15:44 IMO's Maritime Safety Committee adopts mandatory International Code of Safety for Ships Carrying Industrial Personnel

2022 November 9

16:37 UN organizations, shipowners and unions set out shipping decarbonization action plan to upskill global seafaring workforce
10:54 Need to reduce emissions from ships is essential for ship owners - SCF
10:13 LNG remains optimal marine fuel to meet IMO goal set for 2050

2022 November 8

14:59 Russia and Canada notify IMO of not acceding to prohibition on HFO use by ships in Arctic

2022 November 7

16:26 Running on LNG to ensure compliance of Sovcomflot’s ‘Green Funnel’ tankers to IMO requirements up to 2032‒2039