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THE NEW HORIZON – ISSUE 43

The latest FONASBA Annual Update was published at the end of June 2016 and is available for download here

The contents include:

  • Container Weighing
  • New Members
  • Education, Young Agent or Broker Award
  • Quality Standards
  • Port Procedures Survey
  • Membership Surveys
  • Standard Document Update
  • Member Association Visits
  • Website Advertising
  • Social media
  • Annual Meetings  – Vitória, London
  • ECASBA Seminars
  • Relations with International Organisations
  • European Update
  • Photo pages

The New Horizon – Issue 42

  • Membership News
  • Education
  • Quality Standards
  • Port Procedures Survey
  • Membership Surveys
  • Standard Document Update
  • Member Association Visits
  • Website and Social media
  • FONASBA/ECASBA events
  • Relations with International Organisations
  • European Update
  • Photo pages

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The New Horizon – Issue 41

  • New Members Elected
  • New President and Executive Committee Elected in Gothenburg
  • FONASBA Opens Flickr and LinkedIn Accounts
  • FONASBA Annual Meeting Gothenburg 2014
  • IMO Actions Update
  • FONASBA Raises New Record Amount for Woolly Hat Day
  • ESW 2015 Update
  • ECASBA Receives Positive Feedback from Commission on Veterinary Checks
  • ECASBA European Seminar 2015
  • Brazil is 2014 Eisbeinessen Partner Country
  • Member Association Reports – Australia
  • Member Association Reports – Denmark
  • Member Association Reports – India
  • Member Association Reports – Israel
  • Member Association Reports – Japan
  • Member Association Reports – Sweden
  • Photo pages

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The New Horizon – Issue 40

  • Annual Meeting Gothenburg 2014
  • New Assistant Appointed to London Secretariat
  • European Shipping Week 2015
  • ECASBA European Seminar 2014, Naples
  • ECASBA Presents to Port Community Systems Association
  • ECASBA Repeats Concerns Over EU Veterinary Checks
  • CIANAM Meets in Ecuador
  • AMANAC To Host Major Seminar on Structural Reform in Mexico
  • Shipping Australia Represents FONASBA At Brisbane WCO Conference
  • Member Association Reports – Cyprus
  • Member Association Reports – Denmark
  • Member Association Reports – Dubai
  • Member Association Reports – Germany
  • Member Association Reports – Italy
  • Member Association Reports – India
  • Member Association Reports – Japan
  • Member Association Reports – Mexico
  • Member Association Reports – Morocco
  • Late News

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The New Horizon – Issue 39

  • Current FONASBA Actions Summary Update
  • Liner Agency Agreement Update
  • FONASBA Handbook Status Report
  • IMO-FAL Review
  • IMO Container Weighing Initiative
  • FONASBA Website Education Pages Project Launched
  • Port Procedures Survey Update
  • Recognition and Licensing of Ship Agents
  • FONASBA Signs MoU with WCO
  • Membership News
  • FONASBA Visits to Dubai and Germany
  • Forthcoming Events

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The New Horizon – Issue 38

  • Annual Meeting Lima 2013
  • New Administration Assistant Appointed to London Secretariat
  • FONASBA Visits European Associations
  • FONASBA Attends BIMCO Paris Meeting
  • FONASBA Quality Standard Update
  • ECASBA European Seminar 2013, Hamburg
  • IMO Update
  • FONASBA Supports Major Industry Events
  • European Commission Launches 2013 Port Policy Initiative
  • CIANAM Holds 11th Annual Meeting in Uruguay
  • FONASBA Book Project Makes Good Progress
  • Member Association Reports

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The New Horizon – Issue 37

  • 2012 Annual Meeting Review
  • New Executive Committee Elected
  • Tunisia Elected to Full Membership
  • Revised FONASBA Website Launched
  • FONASBA Annual Meetings 2013 and 2014
  • Tonny Paulsen Awarded Honorary Membership
  • IMO Container Weight Initiative Update
  • FONASBA Port Procedures Survey Goes Live
  • ECASBA Presents Views on e-Maritime

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The New Horizon – Issue 36

  • 2012 Annual Meeting – Latest Update
  • New Members Elected
  • FONASBA Future Development Update
  • ECASBA European Seminar Summary
  • ECASBA Attends European Maritime Day 2012
  • FONASBA Visits Member Associations
  • FONASBA Suports Container Weighing Initiative in IMO
  • Member Association Reports
  • Picture Pages

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The New Horizon – Issue 35

  • 2012 Events Update
  • FONASBA Book and PR Initiatives Get Underway
  • FONASBA Endorses Norwegian SALEFORM Revision
  • Quality Standard – JAFSA Holds Presentation Ceremony
  • ITIC Issues Latest Claims Review
  • CIANAM Meets in Brazil
  • Australia
  • Croatia
  • Peru
  • Spain
  • Turkey
  • Late News – Belgium
  • USA

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The New Horizon – Issue 34

  • Sydney Annual Meeting Report
  • New Member News
  • FONASBA Website Upgrade
  • Norwegians Celebrate First FONASBA Wedding
  • Europe: TRAN Committee calls for deadlines on White Paper actions
  • Commission Unveils Ports Package in 2012 Work Programme
  • Japan Approves First Quality Standard Companies
  • FONASBA Addresses Liverpool Student Body

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The New Horizon – Issue 33

  • Sydney Annual Meeting Update
  • ECASBA Brussels Seminar Report
  • FONASBA Quality Standard – Malta and Japan Accredited
  • Europe Consults in Transport Policy, River Transport and Waste Reception
  • ECASBA Advisory Panel and FONASBA Executive Committee Meet
  • NIgeria and Greece Join FONASBA
  • CIANAM Meets in Buenos Aires
  • Port Procedures Survey Review Update
  • Cyprus
  • Slovenia

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The New Horizon – Issue 32

  • Sydney Annual Meeting Update
  • ECASBA Brussels Seminar Update
  • FONASBA Quality Standard – Finland Accredited
  • Norway Initiates Saleform Revision
  • ECASBA Contributes to Consultation on Waste Inspections
  • ECASBA Reviews Transport White Paper
  • ECASBA Re-affirms Views in Pilotage Exemption Certificate Criteria
  • CIANAM to Meet in Buenos Aires
  • ECASBA Reviews ENS/EXS Implementation Post 01.01.2011
  • Belgium
  • Croatia
  • Denmark
  • Great Britain
  • Turkey
  • USA

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The New Horizon – Issue 31

  • Council Elects New Executive Committee at Varna Annual Meeting
  • FONASBA Office Relocates
  • Membership Expands in Turkey and Asia
  • Annual Meeting Varna 2010
  • Quality Standard Update
  • Visa Requirements for Schengen Countries Changed
  • ECASBA Position on Single Windows Noted
  • ECASBA Highlights the Role of the Agent in European Short Sea Course
  • Australia – Update
  • Japan – Open Seminar in Kobe
  • Peru – Pronouncement of the Peruvian Association of Maritime Agents on the Concession of the North T
  • USA – ASBA Cargo Conference another major success

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The New Horizon – Issue 30

  • The Ship Agent Is The Port Single Window
  • ECASBA Seminar 2010
  • Annual Meeting 2010
  • CIANAM Washington Meeting Report
  • ECASBA Presents Case e-Maritime Workshop in Brussels
  • Great Britain-UK Government Announces Closure of its Trade Facilitation Organisation
  • Peru – APAM Fears Port Companies Will Have to Bargain With Unions By Branch of Activity

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The New Horizon – Issue 29

  • ICS Presents Books to Simon’s Town School
  • CIANAM To Meet in Washington
  • ECASBA Seminar 2010/European Maritime Day
  • European Commission Unveils Work Programme for 2010
  • EMSA to Introduce Revised PSC Inspection Regime
  • South Africa – SAASOA Elects New Chairman and Vice Chairman
  • FONASBA Helps SAASOA Secure Reduction in Port Tariff Increase
  • Peru – Dialogue with Ministries Over Additional Port Costs
  • USA – ASBA Elects New President
  • Finland – Association Elects New Chairman at 90th Anniversary Celebrations
  • Morocco – Port Modernisation Plan
  • Netherlands – WCO Recognises John Stolk

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The New Horizon – Issue 28

  • 2009 Annual Meeting Report
  • Membership Expands in Asia
  • FONASBA Quality Standard Update
  • Brazil Hosts Ceremony to Award First Quality Certificates
  • Port Procedures Survey Launched
  • INTERTANKO Revises Agency Clause
  • Slovenia Celebrates FONASBA’s 40th Anniversary at Annual Dinner
  • Influential US Report Calls for Rethink on 100% Scanning
  • Member Association Reports
  • CIANAM Meeting
  • Netherlands
  • Peru
  • Kenya
  • South Africa
  • New Parliament and Commission
  • European Developments Update

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The New Horizon – Issue 27

  • 2009 Annual Meeting Update
  • ICC Calls on Governments to Support Rotterdam Rules
  • FONASBA Attends French Association Meeting
  • FONASBA Quality Standard Update
  • ECASBA 4th Brussels Seminar a Major Success
  • ECASBA Speaks at European Maritime Day Event

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The New Horizon – Issue 26

  • Quality Standard Takes Off
  • Annual Meeting 2008
  • John W. Barclay
  • ECASBA 2008 Brussels Seminar Programme Finalised

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The New Horizon – Issue 25

  • IMO Consultative Status Confirmed
  • Peruvian Association Joins FONASBA
  • FONABA Quality Standard Launched
  • 2007 Annual Meeting Report
  • Recent Membership Detail Changes
  • Commission Publishes Communications on Logistics, Maritime, and Port Policy
  • Visit to Brussels November 2007
  • ECASBA Brussels Seminar 2008

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The New Horizon – Issue 24

  • Revised Newsletter Format
  • FONASBA Attends First IMO Meeting
  • New Membership Activity
  • CIANAM Annual Meeting – Paris:
  • Australia to Introduce Maritime Crew Visa
  • 2007 Annual Meeting Update
  • South African Association Changes Name and Structure
  • US Continues to Push for 100% Container Scanning
  • Updated FONSABA Website Now Online
  • Second Brussels Workshop is Major Success
  • ECASBA Presentation to Naples Port Policy Workshop
  • ECASBA Presents Port Policy Views at ESPO Annual Meeting
  • DG-TAXUD Introduces Cash Reporting Procedure
  • ECASBA Young Members Initiative

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The New Horizon – Issue 23

  • FONASBA Granted IMO Consultative Status
  • Marrakech Annual Meeting Report
  • Annual Meeting Makes Headlines in Morocco
  • Executive Committee Membership 2006/8
  • European Update
  • ECASBA Seminar 2007

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The New Horizon – Issue 22

  • ECASBA Brussels Seminar Report
  • ISPS Code Clause Adopted
  • EC Maritime and Transport Policy Reviews
  • Quality Assurance in Morocco
  • South Africa – Mission Statement
  • European Update
  • CIANAM Chile Meeting

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The New Horizon – Issue 21

  • EU Port Services Directive Withdrawn
  • Port Services Directive – What Next?
  • ISPS CODE Compliance – Warning to Agents
  • FONASBA Signs up to INTERTANKO Poseidon Challenge
  • European Update
  • CIANAM Membership Increases
  • IMO Amends IMO-FAL Form

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The New Horizon – Issue 20

  • Toyko Annual Meeting Report
  • EU Maritime Policy Initiative
  • FONABA Cookbook Launched
  • INTERTANKO Calls for Realistic Agency Fees
  • 2006 Annual Meeting Date

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The New Horizon – Issue 19

  • Bulgarian Association Promoted To Full Membership
  • FONASBA attends BIMCO Centenary Celebrations
  • ECASBA Presents Port Services Directive Proposal To European Parliament
  • ECASBA visits Brussels
  • New Brussels Representative For ECASBA
  • ASBA Agent Certification Programme Completed
  • Tokyo Annual Meeting Plans Finalised
  • EU Maritime Developments Summary
  • New Newsletter Format
  • CIANAM Holds Second Annual Meeting

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The New Horizon – Issue 18

  • Advisory Panel and Executive Committee Meet
  • ECASBA attends European Maritime Industries Forum
  • 2005 Annual Meeting
  • Port Services Directive v2 – National action required
  • CIANAM to hold meeting in Uruguay
  • Hellenic Shipbrokers Association elects new Board
  • FONASBA London Secretariat
  • Late News

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The New Horizon – Issue 17

  • Budapest Annual Meeting
  • New President and Executive Committee Elected
  • 2005/6 Annual Meetings
  • ECASBA Brussels Office
  • ITIC Issues Warning on Switch Bills of Lading

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The New Horizon – Issue 16

  • Budapest Annual Meeting
  • Romanian Association joins FONASBA
  • French and Israeli Associations elect new Presidents
  • CIANAM appoints first Executive board
  • ASBA introduces minimum standards for membership
  • ISPS code implementation in Morrocco
  • European Commission completes overhaul of competition rules and procedures
  • De Palacio proposes revised Port Services Directive
  • Netherlands to assume EU Presidency

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The New Horizon – Issue 15

  • FONASBA to strengthen London secretariat
  • European Parliament votes down Port Services Directive
  • Executive Committee and Advisory Panel meet
  • ICS Professional Education Programme
  • President attends Irish Association dinner
  • Personnel Changes
  • In Memoriam – Lt. Cdr. Liam Smith

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The New Horizon – Issue 14

  • Successful Annual Meeting
  • Mexico joins FONASBA
  • FONASBA attends BIMCO General Meeting
  • Enhanced FONASBA website on line
  • Interim ECASBA representative appointed
  • In Memoriam – Jean Pierre Besman

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The New Horizon – Issue 13

  • Annual Meeting – Istanbul
  • FONASBA Office Relocates
  • Advisory & Executive Committees Meet
  • President Takes On Senior Role In ESN
  • Expansion In Latin America Makes Good Progress
  • Website Upgrade Underway
  • EU Developments Update
  • FONASBA TO Contribute To Chemical Cargo Safety Programme
  • MEXICO JOINS FONASBA

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The New Horizon – Issue 12

  • Advisory Panel And Executive Committee Meet
  • Liner Agents Remuneration Survey
  • New Members
  • Port Services Directive Update
  • ECASBA Port Policy Working Group Port Policy
  • Harmonisation Of Intermodal Loading Units
  • FEPORT Celebrates 10th Anniversary
  • FONASBA London Office Move

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The New Horizon – Issue 11

  • U.S. Invokes 24 Hour Manifest Rule
  • EU Opposition to CSI Measures
  • FONASBA Annual Meeting Rio 2002
  • ECASBA Attends European MIF Meeting
  • And Finally…

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The New Horizon – Issue 10

  • Annual Meeting – Rio De Janeiro
  • Port Security Measures
  • Council Of Ministers Agrees Text On Port Services Directive
  • KSAA Joins FONASBA
  • Membership Contact Details

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The New Horizon – Issue 9

  • President Hosts China Delegation
  • Dubai Association Becomes Newest Member
  • Finnish Association – New Secretary / Contact Details
  • European Commission Proposes New Industry Profession
  • Strong Support For UK Short Sea Shipping Promotion Bureau
  • Request For Input

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The New Horizon – Issue 8

  • SL & GAA Achieves BIMCO Approval
  • Documents On FONASBA Website
  • Plans For Rio Annual Meeting Well Advanced
  • Advisory Panel And Executive Committee Meet
  • Membership News
  • Newsletter Dispatch By E-mail

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The New Horizon – Issue 7

  • Antwerp Annual Meeting Report
  • New Greek Federation Formed
  • Late News

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The New Horizon – Issue 6

  • FONASBA Gives Further Support to ASBA Over Mississippi Tugs
  • Brussels Proposes New Transport Promotion Initiative
  • Norgrain South
  • Membership Information
  • Publisher To Withdraw ‘Ships Agent & Broker’ Magazine
  • Norwegian Victory On VAT On Broker’s Commissions
  • Antwerp Annual Meeting

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The New Horizon – Issue 5

  • ECASBA Comments On Recent EU Proposals
  • The Ship’s Agent & Broker
  • Despatch Of FONASBA Documents
  • 2001 Annual Meeting – Antwerp
  • Membership News
  • ECASBA Internet Education Project Update

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The New Horizon – Issue 4

  • Edouard De Clebsattel
  • A Tribute From The President
  • European Commission Draft Directive On Vessel Documentation
  • ECASBA Advisory Panel And FONASBA Executive Committee
  • Change Of Contact Details

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The New Horizon – Issue 3

  • Message From The New President
  • Annual Meeting – Paris
  • Membership Changes
  • Equasis
  • ECASBA ENDORSES PORT SERVICES DIRECTIVE COMPROMISE TEXT

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