The International Maritime Employers' Council (IMEC) is the only international employers' organisation dedicated to maritime industrial relations. Established over fifty years ago, we operate from offices in Hampshire, UK and Manila in the Philippines and represent over 250 shipping companies located all over the world.Click here to view IMEC infographic Read More
IMEC members benefit from the normal work of the organisation and the flow of information and advice which result from it. In addition, IMEC negotiates with ITF on benefits which apply uniquely to IMEC members and members of the Joint Negotiating Group.
Imagine being away from your loved ones, and not knowing when you will be able to return.
This is the plight of thousands of seafarers the world over, who are working on ships so that we can get everything you need – food, medicines, supplies, etc.
It is our government’s responsibility to bring back home the thousands of seafarers currently stranded aboard ships. Yet it seems that so long as these people continue to keep our supermarkets well stocked, they will continue to be out of sight and out of mind.