FONASBA representatives visit the Escola Europea de Short Sea Shipping

On the 29th of January a delegation of senior officials of the Federation of National Associations of Shipbrokers & Agents (FONASBA), an organization that brings together worldwide associations of brokers and shipping agents, visited the premises of the Escola Europea de Short Sea Shipping. Its president, Glen Gordon, its CEO, Jonathan C. Williams, and the chairman of its subcommittee for relations with the European Commission (ECASBA), António Belmar, held a productive meeting with the director of the Escola, Eduard Rodés, during which synergies were created that are necessary for new projects of common interest in the field of short sea shipping.

FONASBA, which has its headquarters in the London’s Baltic Exchange, was established in 1969 to promote fair and equitable practices in the international maritime industry and channel at different government levels to defend the interests of the sector, particularly with regard to liner and tramp chartering, sale & purchase and documentary affairs across all shipping markets.