Who are we?

InterManager is the international trade association for the shipmanagement industry.

Our members are in-house or third party ship managers, crew managers or related organisations and businesses from throughout the shipping industry.

Collectively InterManager members are involved in the management of almost 5,000 ships and responsible for some 250,000 seafarers.

InterManager is the only organisation exclusively dedicated to representing the shipmanagement industry. It is a recognised and well-respected organisation which represents its members at international level, lobbying on their behalf to ensure their views and needs are taken into account within the world-wide maritime industry.

In addition, InterManager is committed to improving transparency and governance in the shipping world and ensuring high standards are maintained throughout the shipmanagement sector.

InterManager is the voice of shipmanagement.

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In The News



Gerardo Borromeo has been elected as President of InterManager for a second term and will serve as head of the global third party and in-house ship managers association until 2016.

The … (Read more…)

Pirates Release Product Tanker Hijacked Last Week

Pirates have released Sunrise 689, a small product tanker that was seized last week near Singapore, in waters near Vietnam.

Two members of the 18-strong crew were injured and the pirates … (Read more…)

Shipping bodies update their West Africa piracy guidelines

Four top shipping trade associations have released updated guidelines for owners, operators and masters that face the threat of piracy in the Gulf of Guinea region.

The document is available as … (Read more…)

Press Releases

GVF And InterManager Launch Glossary of Maritime Communications Terms

LONDON – During the Informa VSAT 2014 conference in London today, the Global VSAT Forum (GVF) announced the launch of its Maritime SatCom Forum (MSF) ‘Glossary’. The … (Read more…)

InterManager Welcomes New Protection For Seafarers – the ‘Heart And Soul’ Of A Ship

InterManager, the international trade association for the ship management industry, has welcomed the adoption of new measures to protect seafarers against abandonment.

Amendments to the Maritime Labour Convention 2006, agreed at … (Read more…)

InterManager Calls For Calm Over Possible Filipino Officer Ban

Ship managers should put in place sensible contingency plans to guard against a worst-case scenario should Filipino officers potentially find themselves banned from working on EU-flagged vessels. This follows concerns … (Read more…)

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Piracy Update: 250 (Bangladesh)

Piracy Update: 249 (Indonesia)

Piracy Update: 248 (Nigeria)

Piracy Update: 247 (Indonesia)

Piracy Update: 246 (Indonesia)

Piracy Update: 245 ( Vietnam)

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