The dynamic and interconnected nature of the maritime industry calls for an equally dynamic local body with the appropriate global mindset to effectively lead the development of the industry at the national level. The Shipping Association of Trinidad and Tobago (SATT) proves to be more than an able leader in this regard by providing a range of services aimed at delighting its membership. Today, the SATT contributes to the development of the local maritime industry and by extension national development through the provision of the following critical services to its membership.

UN Trade and Development (UNCTAD) is the UN’s leading institution dealing with trade and development. It is a permanent intergovernmental body established by the United Nations General Assembly in 1964. UN Trade and Development is part of the United Nations Secretariat and has a membership of 195 countries, one of the largest in the UN system. UN Trade and Development supports developing countries to access the benefits of a globalized economy more fairly and effectively. We provide economic and trade analysis, facilitate consensus-building and offer technical assistance to help developing countries use trade, investment, finance and technology for inclusive and sustainable development.