Brussels, February 11th, 2020 The Communication on the European Green Deal sets very ambitious objectives for the EU and sends a strong message to the rest of the world regarding Europe’s ambition to reduce 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
Port towage is an essential sector for the EU economy, the industry assists 80% of cargo that arrives to European ports safely. This and other data are presented in the Economic impact of the European Read more...
Shippers, freight forwarders and port service providers strongly object to the inclusion of the prolongation of the CBER in the Commission’s Work Programme
Brussels, February 10th, 2020 Associations representing shippers, freight forwarders and port service providers object to the inclusion in the Commission’s 2020 Work Programme of the decision of the Commission to extend the Consortia Block Read more...
Stakeholders in the Maritime Logistics Supply Chain urge the EC to reconsider its decision on the extension of the Consortia BER
Joint Press Release Stakeholders in the Maritime Logistics Supply Chain urge the Commission to reconsider its decision and to proceed to a proper objective evaluation of the Consortia BER Brussels, January 17th, 2020 CLECAT, ETA, Read more...