• Domestic Shipping Sector
    STRATEGIC OBJECTIVE :
    Modern and Vibrant domestic merchant fleet as part of a seamless transport system
  • Maritime Safety Sector
    STRATEGIC OBJECTIVE :
    To have a modern and regionally competitive fleet that is maintaining higher safety standards (through safety enhancement measures)
  • Maritime Manpower Sector
    STRATEGIC OBJECTIVE :
    Sustained development of globally competitive
    seafarers
  • Overseas Shipping Sector
    STRATEGIC OBJECTIVE :
    The Philippine Registry as an attractive, quality and strong sovereign flag of choice of shipowners
  • Shipbuilding & Shiprepair
    STRATEGIC OBJECTIVE :
    The Philippines as a major center for shipbuilding and ship repair

 MARINA Press Release (13 April 2018)

PRE-AUDIT MEETING AND DEVELOPMENT OF AUDIT PLAN FOR THE CONDUCT OF MOCK AUDIT IN PREPARATION FOR IMSAS 2021

 The Maritime Industry Authority (MARINA) held a Pre-Audit Meeting and Development of Audit Plan at Midas Hotel, Pasay City on 05-06 April 2018. The said inter-agency meeting was conducted as part of the preparatory activity in preparation for the IMSAS Mock Audit which is scheduled from 25 May to 05 June 2018. .... (see more)


 MARINA Press Release (12 March 2018)

IMO NATIONAL MARITIME TRANSPORT POLICY WORKSHOP FOR THE PHILIPPINES

 As part of the International Maritime Organization's (IMO) strategy to assist countries to put into place a National Maritime Transport Policy (NMTP), the Maritime Industry Authority (MARINA) held a National Maritime Transport Policy Workshop in Manila on 6-8 March 2018. .... (see more)



POLICY ISSUANCES



MARINA CIRCULARS

MARINA CIRCULAR (MC) 2018-02

REVISED RULES AND REGULATIONS RELATING TO REGISTRATION AND LICENSING OF SHIPBUILDING AND SHIP REPAIR FACILITIES AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

MARINA CIRCULAR (MC) 2018-01

RULES ON THE ACCREDITATIONS OF RECOGNIZED ORGANIZATIONS PERFORMING STATUTORY CERTIFICATION AND SERVICES FOR PHILIPPINE SHIPPING COMPANIES AND THEIR PHILIPPINE-REGISTERED SHIPS, ON BEHALF OF THE ADMINISTRATION



MARINA ADVISORIES

MARINA ADVISORY NO. 2018-10

CLARIFICATION ON THE IMPLEMENTATION OF MARINA CIRCULAR NO. 2015-11

MARINA ADVISORY NO. 2018-09

CLARIFICATION ON THE PROVISIONS OF MC 165 RULES ON THE ACCREDITATION OF CLASSIFICATION SOCIETIES AND ENTITIES FOR THE PURPOSE OF CLASSIFICATION OF SHIPS IN THE DOMESTIC TRADE




Maritime-related News

Thursday, 19 April 2018

  1. PORTS
    • International shipping lines bullish on Subic Freeport
      - Manila Bulletin, p B12

    • Shipping lines tap Subic port as gateway
      - Business Insight, p A3

  2. GENERAL
    • Galvez takes over from Guerrero as armed forces chief
      - People's Journal, p 2

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