John Swire & Sons – the parent company of the Swire Group – and Mærsk Mc-Kinney Møller Center for Zero Carbon Shipping have signed a partnership agreement for the decarbonisation of the maritime industry.

As a strategic partner, John Swire & Sons will be closely involved with the centre’s team and provide support in realising its transition strategy. The two parties will explore opportunities to fund and research practical solutions to accelerate decarbonisation in the shipping industry.   

John Swire & Sons will also join the advisory board, guiding and contributing to the future development of the centre’s activities.