When Is World Maritime Day

What is World Maritime Day?

The International Maritime Organization observes the World Maritime Day during the last week of September every year. However, the individual government from every country has to decide the exact date of celebration for this day.

What is the Importance of World Maritime Day?

The day is celebrated for providing important focus on shipping safety, maritime security and the marine environment. World Maritime Day edges the attention of emphasizing the particular aspect of IMO's work. This day is celebrated to have the awareness of shipping safety across the world. IMO is very concerned to celebrate World Maritime Day for risk free marine transportation around the world.

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