Does Trump’s Paris pullout threat matter for shipping?
Some industry experts do not see move by US president having an impact on IMO’s emissions regulations. US President Donald Trump is expected to announce that the country is pulling out of the Paris climate agreement nearly eight months after it went into force. But some shipping experts tell TradeWinds that they do not believe that a US pullout from the accord will have an impact on regulations on shipping.
International Chamber of Shipping secretary general Peter Hinchliffe says a US withdrawal would be a huge disappointment, but it is not immediately clear how other nations will