The Sailors' Society exists to enhance and enrich seafarers' lives throughout the world and improve the quality of their wellbeing
International Chamber of Shipping and International Shipping Federation - MARISEC
Website of the International Chamber of Shipping (ICS) and the International Shipping Federation (ISF)
World Shipping Council
Association representing the liner shipping industry
International Association of Dry Cargo Shipowners - a trade association representing the interests of owners, operators and managers of dry cargo vessels
Baltic & International Maritime Council is the world’s largest shipping association representing shipowners, shipbrokers, agents and P&I Clubs
An association of independent tanker owners whose aims are to represent the views of its members internationally
The International Ship Managers Association represents ship managers worldwide controlling a fleet of over 1000 ships
International Maritime Organization (IMO)
The IMO was established in 1948 through the United Nations to coordinate international maritime safety and related practices
The Nautical Institute
The Nautical Institute is an international professional body for qualified seafarers and others with an interest in nautical matters
The source for IMO, UK and US compliance
International Bunker Industry Association
The IBIA provides information, education and communication for the bunker industry
The Baltic Exchange
The Baltic Exchange is a membership organisation at the heart of the global maritime marketplace. It provides independent daily shipping market information; maintain professional ship broking standards and resolve disputes
FONASBA is the Federation of National Associations of Ship Brokers & Agents and was formed to speak with authority on behalf of the shipping profession in so far as ship brokers and agents are concerned.
The Institute of Chartered Shipbrokers
The Institute of Chartered Shipbrokers is the only internationally recognised professional body representing shipbrokers, ship managers and agents throughout the world. With 24 branches in key shipping areas, 3,500 individuals and 120 company members, ICS membership represents a commitment to maintaining the highest professional standards across the shipping industry
Thomas Miller & Co.
Thomas Miller & Co. is a boutique specialist insurance service business. It manages some of the most important insurance mutual in the international transport and professional indemnity sectors. They also run other specialist insurance businesses.
TT Club Ltd.
The TT Club Ltd. is the international transport and logistics industry's leading provider of insurance and related risk management services.
UK Defence Club
The UK Defence Club is the leading provider of defence cover to the maritime industry. It is the largest Defence club in the world with over 3,500 owned and time chartered ships entered.
UK P&I Club
The UK P&I Club is one of the oldest and largest mutual marine protection and indemnity organisations in the world. The UK P&I Club insures well over 150 million tonnes of owned and chartered ships - nearly one fifth of the world total.
Specialist Professional Indemnity Insurance
Lloyd's List is one of the world's oldest continuously-running journals, having printed shipping news in London as early as 1734
Fairplay Shipping Weekly
A daily updated site dedicated to providing information to the commercial shipping industry.
first published in 1990, has won many awards for its in-depth reporting of the shipping industry
Online magazine dedicated to cruise ships. Included reviews, tours information, news and photos.
The independent news and information service for the global reefer shipping business
Covering the fresh produce industry since 1893
Publication for senior managers in the amrine and energy sectors published by Petromedia Group since 1997.
Seaport codes of the world
Search for seaport codes by country. Also airport codes and country information.
Inmarsat Ship Directory
Website with a searchable database of vessels fitted with Inmarsat terminals. Search by sector: Merchant, Government, Fishing and Leisure.
A website containing galleries of photographs of ships divided into categories for easy searching
World Port Source
World Port Source provides interactive satellite images, maps and contact information for over 3,000 ports in 189 countries around the world.
Marine Traffic (AIS)
Shows on a map all the ships, with their status, picture, description and much more
OAG Flight Guide
the trusted source of flight schedule, flight status and aviation data for the world's global distribution systems
World's best port distance table