Customers are demanding a better experience. To stay competitive, we have to meet these challenges head on, to evolve. No one company can move the industry forward on its own. Collaboration is the key to greater efficiency and agility to meet new demands. Today, fragmented systems are holding us back. Without a foundation for the seamless, end-to-end exchange of information, these challenges will go unmet.

At Digital Container Shipping Association (DCSA), we’re establishing standards for a common technology foundation that enables global collaboration. Our goal is to make shipping services easy to use, flexible, efficient, reliable and environmentally friendly.

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Newsroom

Article

US FMC Commissioner touts DCSA standards as invaluable tool for streamlining maritime transportation

05 Aug 2022

DCSA interview: Carl Bentzel, Commissioner of the United States Federal Maritime Commission (FMC)

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Press release

DCSA and the European Shippers’ Council Agree to Collaborate to Drive Adoption of DCSA Standards

03 Aug 2022

The two member organisations will work together to accelerate the digital transformation of container shipping for the benefit of shippers

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API article - The benefits of replacing EDI with APIs in container shipping
Article

The benefits of replacing EDI with APIs in container shipping

29 Jul 2022

APIs are the modern standard for interoperable, digital data communication.

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Collateral

Success Story – DCSA Track & Trace Standard

27 Jul 2022

CMA CGM streamlines client onboarding and communication

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Press release

DCSA Begins Final Phase of eBL Platform Interoperability Proof of Concept

12 Jul 2022

with Support from Ocean Carriers, ExxonMobil and eBL Platform Providers

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Article

Paperless trade

06 Jul 2022

What the Commonwealth’s quantitative analysis tells us

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Announcement

DCSA releases Just-in-Time Port Call Data Definitions 1.2 Beta

05 Jul 2022

Extending JIT standards framework to include 110 timestamps 

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Article

Harmonising digital and automation standards: a TOC Europe panel

01 Jul 2022

by Henning Schleyerbach

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