At a substantive session of the United Nations’ (UN) General Assembly ad hoc working group on the Global Pact for the Environment in Nairobi, Kenya, ICC laid out its plans to work with governments to fill gaps in international environmental law. Addressing the General Assembly working group, ICC Government Affairs Manager Raoul Renard said: “We [...]
Piracy increased on the world’s seas in 2018, with a marked rise in attacks against ships and crews around West Africa, the ICC's International Maritime Bureau’s (IMB) latest annual piracy report reveals.
The World Chambers Federation (WCF) of the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) welcomes China’s advancement of the scope of application of the ATA Carnet system.
What should be the scope of an international treaty dedicated to the principles that guide environmental protection?
Why does business care about maintaining biodiversity? In short, because biodiversity matters to everyone and everything.
total of 156 incidents of piracy and armed robbery against ships were reported to the ICC International Maritime Bureau’s (IMB) Piracy Reporting Centre (PRC) in the first nine months of 2018 compared to 121 for the same period in 2017.
ICC has issued the following statement in response to the US Administration’s announcement that it has served notice to withdraw from international postal rate system.
ICC Banking Commission and Clyde & Co launch report on the legal status of electronic bills of lading
The report considers whether the law in this area reflects the technological change that is rapidly occurring in the international trade sector. The ICC Banking Commission and global law firm Clyde & Co have launched a report on the legal status of electronic bills of lading. The report considers whether the law in this area reflects the [...]
Brands and maritime operators propose best practices for tackling counterfeit goods in maritime supply chains
New “Know Your Customer, Due Diligence and Maritime Supply Chain Integrity” Best Practices Paper launched at Global Intellectual Property Crime Conference in Dubai. Dubai, 26 September 2018 Representatives from major global brands and maritime companies have developed a set of best practices for the maritime industry to reduce the volume of counterfeits shipped around [...]
Who is John W.H. Denton AO? The Secretary General tasked with seeing the world business organization into its next 100 years is leading a transformation in the organization as it approaches its centenary year.
The Malta Chamber of Commerce, Enterprise and Industry has become the latest chamber to join the International Certificate of Origin (CO) Accreditation Chain.
The International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) has published a full report of its 2017 ICC Dispute Resolution figures.