Intertanko needs to be congratulated for bringing the issue of business ethics to the fore
Wed, Jun 04, 2014 - 6:00 AM
Sticking to the rules: Intertanko's code of conduct aims to encourage compliance with general standards of good corporate citizenship, among other things. - PHOTO: REUTERS
IN the shipping industry, the motto "our word is our bond" immediately brings to mind the Baltic Exchange. It stems from the time when charters were agreed with a handshake on the trading floor. But it still conveys the message of a commitment to honesty and integrity.