Singapore Shipping Association
Singapore Shipping Association (SSA) represents a wide spectrum of shipping companies and other businesses allied to the shipping industry. It is a national trade association formed in 1985 to serve and promote the interests of its members and to enhance the competitiveness of Singapore as an International Maritime Centre.
37th Anniversary Gala Dinner
The Association holds an annual gala dinner, which is usually over-subscribed as it is ‘The Event’ of the year for the shipping and maritime industry, attracting both SSA members and non-members. Our average attendance is 2,000 guests.
Read our latest 2022 Q3-4 WAVES edition here.
Find out who we are and the role we play
Get to know our mission and how we are organised to bring value to your memberships.Learn more
Take part in creating a vibrant landscape
Explore the various activities such as Talks, Seminar and Webinars and be part of creating awareness.Learn more
Stay connected with the community
Check out our upcoming social events, talks and seminars to broaden your network, learn and connect with the maritime industry.Learn more
Reach your potential with industry experts
Enrol in the wide array of cost-effective industry-relevant training courses that we offers under the Executive Development Programmes and upgrade your professional skills.Learn more
Why choose us?
Explore the benefits of membership such as exclusive invitations, preferential rates and gain first-hand access to industry information, etc.Explore all benefits
Stay in touch with the industry news
For sponsorship opportunities
The SSA organises various activities for the benefit of the shipping community at large. As a not-for-profit trade association, we warmly welcome your sponsorship support and will be happy to discuss exclusive arrangements.
Latest Media Releases & Industry News
MOU signed between SSA and ClassNK to establish framework for cooperation on cyber security research activities
Singapore Shipping Association (SSA) and ClassNK have signed an MOU (Memorandum of Understanding) to establish a framework for cooperation in cyber security research activities.View more
GCMD Invitation for Proposal
The Global Centre for Maritime Decarbonisation (GCMD) is
issuing an Invitation-for-Proposal (IFP).
FAQ on bunkering of Biofuels for ocean-going vessels in the Port of Singapore
An FAQ document for members who are interested in bunkering Biofuels in the Port of Singapore.View more
ReCAAP ISC April 2022 Report
In April 2022, 10 incidents of armed robbery against ships (in territorial seas/ archipelagic waters) were reported in Asia. No piracy incident (on high seas) was reported.View more
ASA SPC 34th Meeting
The 34th Interim Meeting of ASA SPC was held online on 18 April 2022 due to precautionary measures against COVID-19.View more
Singapore Maritime Foundation becomes first partner of Maritime Just Transition Task Force
The Maritime Just Transition Task Force founded by the International Chamber of Shipping, the International Transport Workers’ Federation and the UN Global Compact has announced that the Singapore Maritime Foundation has become its first public programme partner.View more
SSA signs MOU with the MPA and SMOU
The MoU, which was signed during Singapore Maritime Week, will support and equip seafarers with the relevant skills needed in transitioning from a sea-based to a shore-based career, with a particular emphasis on sustainability and digitalisation.View more
MarineTech Conference at Singapore Maritime Week 2022 lays out plans to boost cybersecurity and strengthen resilience in Singapore
SSA announced an MOU with MPA and seven industry partners – BW Maritime Pte Ltd, Eastport Maritime Pte Ltd, Ocean Network Express Pte Ltd, Orient Maritime Agencies Pte Ltd, Pacific Carriers Limited, Pacific International Lines Pte Ltd and Thome Ship Management Pte Ltd to strengthen cybersecurity capabilities of the maritime industry in Singapore.View more
GCMD and SSA Sign Agreement
SSA and the Global Centre for Maritime Decarbonisation (GCMD) signed a partnership agreement to support and accelerate efforts towards helping the industry achieve its decarbonisation obligations.View more
SSA ASA Class NK Internal Press Release in Cyber Incidents Reporting
SSA, ASA, and Class NK are joining hands to encourage its respective members and the industry to proactively report cyber security incidents in shipping.View more