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Govt notifies DG Shipping as National Authority for Recycling of Ships

 

  • The govt has notified the Director General of Shipping as National Authority for Recycling of Ships. 
  • DG Shipping is designated as apex authority under the Recycling of Ships Act, 2019 for the ship recycling industry of the country and the office of the national authority will be set up in Gandhinagar, Gujarat. 
  • The Ministry of Shipping said, as an apex body, DG Shipping is authorised to administer, supervise and monitor all activities relating to ship recycling.