News
01.01.2017 | Dirk Cupido
A look back and a look forward from the OCEAN Chair
The Chair of OCEAN reflects on a successful 40th anniversary  of OCEAN in 2016 and the challenges that lie ahead with a European Union under pressure.

16.12.2016
The importance of ship supply in France and its legislative treatment
Madame Michèle GUILBERT - DANNEELS, French Member of the OCEAN Working Group on Customs & Taxation and Customs Manager of SAS GHESQUIERS JPG in Calais explains how the French Ship Suppliers Association SNAN has progressed in 2016, why French ship supply matters and how it is treated in French legislation.

01.12.2016
Former OCEAN Chairman Michel Van Hulle reflects on the last two decades
As former chairman of OCEAN from 2006-2011 and for decades member of the board of  the “Koninklijke Belgische Beroepsvereniging der Scheepsbevoorraders” (Royal Belgian Ship Suppliers Association), which was one of the founding fathers of OCEAN, I am honoured to reflect on the many issues that made OCEAN more important than ever during the last two decades.

01.11.2016 | Jens Olsen
Former OCEAN Jens Olsen reflects on the founding years of OCEAN
Former OCEAN and ISSA Chairman Jens Olsen (1998-2003) reflects on the founding years of OCEAN and key developments in the first two decades of the organization which has made OCEAN the strong and effective representative for the European Ship Supply industry it is today. 

30.10.2016
Board and Working Group on Customs + Taxation meetings in Brussles
 The OCEAN Board and the OCEAN Working Group Customs & Taxation will meet in Brussels to conclude OCEAN's 40th anniversary celebrations.

18.06.2016
The Greek Association re-joins the EU ship supplier family
European ship suppliers welcome the Hellenic Ship Suppliers & Exporters Association back into OCEAN during 40th anniversary celebrations in Brussels