Every year, International Day of the Seafarer is observed on June 25 around the world. This year, we celebrate International Day of the Seafarer 2024 on June 25, 2024, a Tuesday. The day is dedicated to recognising the contributions made by seafarers to international trade and the global economy. Seafarers are an essential part of world trade, delivering the goods and fuels we use. On June 25 every year, the International Maritime Organisation (IMO) celebrates the ‘Day of the Seafarer’. The International Day of the Seafarer provides an opportunity to pay tribute to the world’s 1.5 million seafarers for their contribution. In this article, let’s know more about International Day of the Seafarer 2024 date, the history and significance of the observance. International Day of Seafarer 2024 Wishes and Greetings: Share Day of Seafarer Messages, HD Images and Wallpapers To Honour the Contribution of Seafarers.

International Day of the Seafarer 2024 Date

International Day of the Seafarer 2024 will be celebrated on Tuesday, June 25.

International Day of the Seafarer History

International Day of the Seafarer was established by the International Maritime Organisation (IMO) in 2010. The day highlights the critical role seafarers play in ensuring the smooth transportation of goods and commodities across the world's oceans. Seafarers are the backbone of the shipping industry, which is responsible for carrying over 80% of the world's trade. The day serves as an opportunity to acknowledge their hard work, dedication and the challenging conditions they face while performing their duties at sea.

International Day of the Seafarer Significance

International Day of the Seafarer is an important global event that raises awareness about the unique hardships and risks associated with a career at sea. Some of the challenges include being away from family for extended periods of time and dealing with extreme weather at the sea. On this day, the IMO and various maritime organisations use this occasion to promote better working conditions, safety standards, and the well-being of seafarers, advocating for fair treatment and respect for their rights. Day of the Seafarer: Thank You Notes And Messages of Gratitude For Sailors Recognising Their Efforts.

Many of the products and items we receive are because of the work and efforts of sailors and seafarers. This International Day of the Seafarer 2024, let us come together to support sailors and seafarers and raise awareness about their working conditions to ensure they stay safe.

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