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Our Members

We provide a united voice on behalf of the global shipping agency and broking professions.

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Quality Standard

Agents with the FONASBA Quality Standard give you peace of mind.

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Port Procedures

Providing documentary proof to shipping organisations of the value of the agency function.

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Ship Agents & Brokers

From the large global marine service providers to small family run concerns.

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FONASBA issues regular standard agreements, contracts and advice.

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FONASBA AdvertisingAdvertising with FONASBA

If you are a ship agent or other maritime service provider looking for new business, why not advertise on the FONASBA website? Regularly getting more than 5,700 hits per month from ship owners, operators, charterers and others seeking ship agents and ship brokers, as well as those seeking more information on the activities of our members, the opportunity to advertise on the site will directly appeal to any company (be they linked to FONASBA or not) that wishes to promote its services to our website visitors.

Further information on how to advertise with FONASBA can be found here.

agency-appointment-agreement-final-thumbnail_page_1FONASBA and BIMCO Launch New Agency Appointment Form

On 9th January 2017, FONASBA and BIMCO issued an Agency Appointment Agreement form, a new document designed to formalise the appointment of a ship agent for a single port call or short series of calls to a single port or limited range of ports. Further information can be found in “News”.

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intercontinental-dubai-4718702746-2x12017 Annual Meeting – Dubai

The 2017 FONASBA Annual Meeting will be held in Dubai this October as guests of the Dubai Shipping Agents’ Association. The event will be held at the Intercontinental Hotel Dubai Festival City and the plenary meeting programme begins on Monday 16th October and finishes on Wednesday 18th October. A full partner programme has also been organised and the whole programme ends with a visit to the Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque in Abu Dhabi on Thursday 19th October.

Further details of the event, together with registration forms and other information, can be found here.

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