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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Announcement

DCSA releases just-in-time port call interface standards with API definitions

21 Jul 2021

Facilitating the implementation of DCSA just-in-time (JIT) port call standards

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Benefits for all, challenges for all: A 360° view of shipping’s digital transformation

16 Jul 2021

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DCSA Quarterly Newsletter – Issue 7

16 Jul 2021

Read the seventh edition of our quarterly publication about standardisation for container shipping.

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Press release

DCSA Launches Adopter Programme

29 Jun 2021

Programme enables stakeholders to publicly demonstrate successful adoption of DCSA standards

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Announcement

DCSA releases interface standards for the bill of lading with API definitions

21 Jun 2021

Facilitating the implementation of DCSA bill of lading (B/L) standards

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E-book

Digital standards – the key to a better container shipping experience

09 Jun 2021

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Article

The why, how, when and what of digitalisation

28 May 2021

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Video

Digitalisation in container shipping: the five-year outlook

28 May 2021

Within five years, we’ll see improved customer experiences and the emergence of innovative new platforms built on standards and interoperability. Sustainability will also be a key driver of digitalisation.

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