Zero carbon cargo: Amazon, Unilever, and Ikea back new zero emission shipping initiative

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Nine companies launch an Ambition Statement to transition to net zero fuels by 2040
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Nine companies launch an Ambition Statement to transition to net zero fuels by 2040

Nine global corporates back new ambition statement that sees them commit to transitioning their freight vessels to zero carbon fuels by 2040

Nine leading multinationals have become the first companies to sign a new 2040 Ambition Statement and commit to transitioning their ocean freight vessels to zero carbon fuels by 2040, the Cargo Owners...

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