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.
We are pleased to share that Belgium have led the way in prioritising vaccinations for seafarers. The first vaccinations started this morning at the port of Antwerp, and around 2,200 seafarers will be vaccinated in June.
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Further guidance has been published for vaccination opportunities for Filipino seafarers. All registered shipping companies & manning agencies are encouraged to submit deployment plans to the MARINA at the earliest opportunity.
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We are pleased to announce the graduation of the Odyssey of the Seven Seas Class of 2021. A total of 95 cadets graduated but only 52 were able to attend the ceremony held at MAAP due to travel restrictions.
A very well done and we wish them every success ahead.