India secures seat in IMO

India received second highest, 144 votes of member countries and won seat under Category B of IMO council. London Headquartered IMO is a United Nations agency of regulatory framework for shipping. India’s presentation at IMO focused on the 7,500 kilometre long coastline, 12 major and 200 minor ports, 111 national waterways, 1.07 billion tonne of export-import cargo through maritime transport and Sagarmala programme. Read More