Coastal shipping is vital to New Zealand’s transport infrastructure, emergency preparedness and for our economic, environmental and social welfare.
Government and port decisions affect the efficiencies and effectiveness of the coastal network.
New Zealand Shipping Federation works with decision-makers to achieve policies that benefit all New Zealanders, including safe, secure and clean shipping.
New Zealand Shipping Federation
The New Zealand Shipping Federation began in 1906 and is the key representative body for New Zealand’s coastal shippers.
Full Steam Ahead
Full Steam Ahead is the Federation’s 2015 advice to government and all political parties about how to make sure that the contribution of the maritime sector is fully optimised. It can be found at:
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