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Time for a carbon levy on shipping fuel

Published on25 Sep 2020

Reducing shipping emissions is a vital component of the fight against global climate change.


Read the blog post by Jose Maria Larocca and Rasmus Bach Nielsen.


First published as a Commodities Note opinion column by the Financial Times.


Read the full blog post:


Trafigura sets out a proposal for IMO member states to help accelerate progress towards the decarbonisation of the shipping industry via the introduction of a levy on carbon intensive marine fuels.


Read Trafigura’s proposal here:

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