YoungShip Dubai was formed in August 2012, since then it has grown quickly to provide a strong young professional meeting hub in the Middle East. In 2021 YoungShip Dubai expanded to become YoungShip UAE encompassing Abu Dhabi.
Hamburg is often called "Germanys Gate to the world" and has a long and famous shipping history, founded in Summer 2016.
YoungShip Singapore was first started in February 2010 by a group of young maritime trainees from Norway.
In early 2013 YoungShip Gothenburg was established with the aim to connect the young shipping professionals in the wide area of Gothenburg.
Youngship Liverpool was founded in June 2012, by a former board member of YoungShip Oslo.
During Maritime Cyprus 2011 and a "Young Executives" session, YoungShip Cyprus was born.
Young Italian Shipowners' visited Norway and came across YoungShip. After this in November 2013 YoungShip Italy was formed, now with many associates all over Italy.
The Rotterdam chapter of YoungShip was founded in November 2014. Rotterdam is a city with a wealth of maritime heritage dating back hundreds of years.
Located in Houston, one of the largest and busiest ports in America, Youngship Texas was founded in 2013.
YoungShip berthed in Nigeria on the 10th February, 2017. It’s strategically positioned to serve a wide cluster of maritime stakeholders, housing the nation’s largest and busiest seaports.
YoungShip Belgium setup in late 2017. They are proud to be the very first general association to gather young shipping professionals in Belgium. Based in Antwerp but young professionals from all over Belgium are welcome!
YoungShip Greece setup in November 2017, Greece is a maritime nation by tradition, shipping is arguably the oldest form of occupation of the Greeks and has been a key element of Greek economic activity since ancient times.
YoungShip Spain docked in Barcelona in September 2017, where the sun, architecture, people and ships come all together. Barcelona is an essential component in the national economy and a primary logistic hub for the Mediterranean.
YoungShip Tanzania setup in January 2018, we are so proud to be the very first general association to gather young professionals in shipping, maritime and related industry in Tanzania.
YoungShip Denmark where the youth in Danish shipping can work together, get insight knowledge and expand their network. Denmark now takes 6th Place in 2018 among World’s Major Shipping Nations.
YoungShip Helsinki was established during spring 2018. The Finnish capital of Helsinki is fast developing a smart shipping cluster actively bringing together young maritime individuals.
YoungShip France established in June 2018 by five talented and motivated women from the French shipping industry. Already involved in other organisations, they are keen on developing a great department!
YoungShip Turkey was formed during summer 2018. We mainly aim to network well-trained professionals in the maritime sector working in highly competitive corporate entities, and integrate them into the YoungShip Global organisation.
YoungShip landed in Panama in January 2019! First branch in South America, it aims to be a referent for young professionals, encouraging them to a constant growth and enabling Panama to become the Major Trade & Logistics Hub for the Americas.
YoungShip Sri-Lanka raise in January 2019 from the international transformation of the young forum formed in 2013 of the local Ceylon Association of Shipping Agents (CASA).
Founded recently (2019) in Lisbon, pioneers in the maritime discoveries, surrounded by 97% of the sea, Portugal is the key.
YoungShip arrived in Venezuela in January 2020! This is the second YoungShip branch in South America, it aims to be a reference for young professionals, encouraging constant growth and a valuable network of support across maritime industries.
Launched in 2020, YoungShip Monaco is be a valuable addition to the YoungShip International network as the shipping and the yacht markets are prominent features within the Monaco locality. YoungShip Monaco will have as their main goal to connect young professionals and provide them with a platform and opportunities to strengthen connections across maritime industries.
Colombia is a country with two ocean entrances and is the commercial point that connects Latin America with the rest of the world. It aims to be a Bioceanic Power in 2030 and that is why the YoungShip Colombia chapter was established in 2020, to connect young professionals in the YoungShip Global organization and advance together the development of the maritime, port and nautical sector.
YoungShip Brazil has enjoyed fantastic success during its launch year in 2020 and YSI welcomes this addition to our Latin American departments.
India being 16th largest maritime country in the world with a coastline of about 7,517 kms and being a home to a cluster of maritime opportunities, Youngship Mumbai will provide a diverse range of events, seminars (online and offline) which will help in creating competence, network development and awareness in the maritime industry.
Morocco, being an important player in the regional maritime trade routes with a coastline of about 3500km, both on the Mediterranean and on the Atlantic Ocean, and being a home to a cluster of maritime opportunities, is an ideal environment for YoungShip Morocco to provide a diverse range of professional and social events which will help enhance skills and competence through knowledge sharing between members, develop networks and awareness within the shipping industry.
YoungShip Dominican Republic will be an exciting addition to the YoungShip team in 2021.
Set up in the first quarter of 2021, YoungShip Ecuador was founded to provide support through numerous events to the younger members of the maritime and shipping industry.