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Nor-Shipping builds partnership with UN for Sustainable Ocean Business Action Platform
Nor-Shipping is following up on its role as host of the June 2019 United Nations Global Compact (UNGC) High Level Meeting on Ocean by contributing to a week of activity designed to develop the Sustainable Ocean Business Action Platform in New York.
It sounds almost too good to be true. Two 30-somethings hatch an idea to establish a tourism business focused on sustainability, and less than two years after starting their company, they officially become shipowners. Meet Brim Explorer, a new generation of maritime business.
Nor-Shipping 2019 sets new records
In all, almost 50,000 people participated in Nor-Shipping 2019 official events between 3 and 7 June – a 34% increase over 2017 figures.
Even better times ahead
Even Matre Ellingsen, Group CEO of Astrup Fearnley, may be new in the ‘hot seat’, but he already has calm, clear and ambitious visions for a company that is just about to celebrate a major milestone.
This is your time, this is your opportunity
Welcome to Nor-Shipping 2019, Your Arena for Ocean Solutions.