Consulate General of Panama
Brindamos servicios a naves con bandera panameña y mantenemos en comunicación, puente de acercamiento a todos los panameños y amigos, especialmente a los residentes en el exterior. We offer services to Panamanian flag carrying vessels, as well as maintain open communication and serve as a bridge for Panamanians and friends, particularly those who reside abroad.
Panama Maritime Chamber
The Maritime Chamber of Panama is a nonprofit association that brings together more than 200 companies. Among the member companies, there are ports, shipping companies, recognized organizations, and auxiliary maritime industries. As an active association, we maintain constant participation in national affairs regarding local and international legislative regulation, contributing to the growth of the Panamanian Maritime Sector and the establishment of Panama as a Logistic center. In addition to interacting with other associations, the Maritime Chamber of Panama organizes, conferences in which different sectors of the maritime industry meet to discuss current issues of interest. The Maritime Chamber of Panama is the main guild of the sector, which contributes more than 20% to the Gross Domestic Product of the country. Our mission is to represent members’ interests regarding local and International legislative, regulatory, and administrative entities.
The International Bunker Industry Association (IBIA)
Formed in 1992, IBIA has a worldwide membership across the bunker industry value chain, including ship owners, bunker suppliers, traders, brokers, testing and surveyor companies, credit reporting companies, lawyers, port authorities & journalists. It provides an international forum to address the issues and concerns of all sectors of the international bunker industry. IBIA promotes improved knowledge and standards in the industry and seeks to involve, motivate and engage with its members through events, working groups and information to ensure mutual learning and understanding. IBIA also lobbies for effective, pragmatic and workable regulations. It has consultative NGO status at the IMO and is present at all meetings of MEPC, MSC & relevant sub-committees.
The Maritime Executive
The Maritime Executive magazine, website, newsletter and social media platforms form the largest audience in the maritime industry. The Maritime Executive articles and editorials set the standard in the industry and are required reading for business executives and government leaders around the world. Our upscale readers depend on us for critical insights into the key issues impacting the global maritime industry.