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Our role is to support smarter, more sustainable business

As the global leader in shipping services, we believe it’s our role to support smarter, more sustainable trade across the maritime industry. We are committed to being a responsible business, working with our clients, people and communities to make a positive contribution to the world we live in. Clarksons has a hard-earned reputation for integrity, excellence and fairness. Read more about our current sustainability management approach including our policies and measures.

Leading positive change


Top 15% of our industry

We were re-awarded the Ecovadis silver medal in 2022, putting us in the top 15% of our industry for embedding sustainability across our business.


Of new hires in 2022 were female

We are evolving our recruitment channels to access a broader talent pool.


Of employees receive training

To prevent anti-bribery and corruption, the Group has an approved policy that all employees and contractors must follow.

Leading positive change

A commitment to high standards

Broking Offshore Renewables

Clarksons ramps up investment in US wind team

Global Offshore specialist Clarksons Offshore & Renewables is bolstering its presence in the US wind market in a bid to attract more investment in the development of offshore wind vessels in the US market and support the expansion of the offshore wind market.

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Broking Green Transition Carbon

Clarksons' enhances its sustainability offering

Clarksons’ Carbon Broking team is pleased to announce its new partnership with CarbonChain.

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Port Services Achievement

Clarkson Port Services acquires offshore renewable energy service provider, DHSS

The acquisition of DHSS will provide a step change in Clarkson Port Services offering, delivering significant added value to existing clients and presenting enhanced growth opportunities through the ability to tender for larger offshore renewables contracts internationally.

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Maintaining robust governance

Clarksons is founded on a commitment to providing the highest quality of service for our clients whilst maintaining the utmost level of integrity. Our staff share our common values, and we aspire to conduct our business in an ethical, honest and professional manner wherever we operate.

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Key policies and documents

29/06/2023 Modern Slavery and Human Trafficking Statement pdf
03/05/2023 Compliance at Clarksons Overview pdf
28/02/2023 Gender Pay Gap Report 2022 pdf

Helping our clients to decarbonise

Navigate the challenge of decarbonisation with Clarksons' breadth of expertise across services and markets. We deliver valuable insight when developing and implementing your decarbonisation strategy, informed by unrivalled intelligence and data. And offer practical, sustainable approaches for the short, medium and long-term, scaled to your business needs.

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Leading positive change

Through supporting good causes

People Life at Clarksons

Inspired by the love of water - Clarksons’ Sophie Wilson interviewed for Insight Energy Magazine

Sophie Wilson, Business Development Manager in our Port Services division, has been featured in a recent article in Insight Energy Magazine. Sophie was interviewed for an article titled ‘Women carve careers inspired by their love of water’.

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People Sustainability

Charity Giving Day 2022

This year, the annual Clarksons PLC global Charity Giving Day event raised over £250,000 for The Clarkson Foundation - an incredible amount to help some inspirational charities. The action packed day saw eight global offices take part and generously donate towards the cause.

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People Impact Life at Clarksons

Levelling the playing field for long-term success

As part of our ongoing commitment to invest in our people and build on the 2022 brand refresh, we further embedded and articulated our values and behaviours.

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Creating meaningful, lasting change around the world

The Clarkson Foundation takes seriously its responsibility is to be a collective force for good. Giving time and resources is woven into its culture. It identifies, backs and monitors a range of projects every year to create genuine, tangible change around the world. The Clarkson Foundation, a registered charity, was established to amplify and focus support of carefully selected causes with a localised focus.

The Clarkson Foundation