The International Maritime Union is a non-profit professional Union established in 1922, recording for almost 100 years a dynamic course with constant and fertile presence to Maritime Industry. Its establishment was prompted by the need to contribute to the solution of major problems agents were facing at that time in Piraeus port.
The International Maritime Union represents today almost all Shipping Agencies who act as representatives of International Container Shipping Lines in Greek ports. Members of I.M.U also act as agents of Cruise Ships and Car Carriers.
The Members of International Maritime Union provide mainly shipping agency services and combined transportation for import/export and in transit cargoes.
The International Maritime Union is run by a seven- member Board of Directors with Chairman, Vice Chairman, General Secretary etc. which is elected every three years and organize working groups of members holding expertise and valuable experience to solve any problem that might occur in each working area.