volume 4, issue 2, P199-216 2019
DOI: 10.1108/mabr-12-2018-0050
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Dimitra Topali, Harilaos N. Psaraftis

Abstract: Purpose The International Maritime Organization has decided that as of 1.1.2020, SOx content in a ship’s emissions should be no more than 0.5 per cent. The purpose of this paper is to address the various challenges expected to arise from the enforcement of the global cap sulfur regulation. Design/methodology/approach The authors outline various enforcement options and present a model that calculates the profits from noncompliance in the high seas, so as to help determine the level of fines that could be imp…

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