Who We Are


Clean Cargo is a business-to-business leadership initiative that involves major brands, cargo carriers, and freight forwarders dedicated to reducing the environmental impacts of global goods transportation and promoting responsible shipping. With 50 members, Clean Cargo represents around 85 percent of global container cargo capacity and constitutes the leading buyer-supplier forum for sustainability in the cargo shipping industry. 


The Industry Standard for Emissions Data

The Clean Cargo methodology for carbon dioxide emissions calculations has become the global standard in the ocean container shipping sector. It is designed to help ocean freight carriers track and benchmark their performance and easily report to customers in a standard format. It also enables shipping customers to review and compare carriers’ environmental performance and make informed buying decisions.


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