The United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) presented the 2018 edition of its review of Maritime Transport. The publication examines the current situation of the sector and the long-term prospects for seaborne trade. Read more...
Why our sector is important
Towage enables port operations and international trade by sea. Without it the vast majority of Europe’s imports and exports would simply stop
Tugboats are essential to provide maritime safety and environmental protection in case of nautical accidents
The towage industry also offers other vital services supporting the maritime sector as equipment transport or ice breaking
ETA warmly receives “Empowering Women in the Maritime Community” as the 2019 World Maritime Day theme
IMO has selected “Empowering Women in the Maritime Community” as the World Maritime Day theme for 2019. The organization´s aim is to raise awareness within the sector on the importance of gender equality and to Read more...
ETA 55th Annual Meeting took place in Antwerp where it returned after 19 years. More than 150 delegates and guests attended the annual event, making this edition one of the biggest in the history of Read more...