• Monitoring, reporting & strengthening our Environmental, Social & Governance activities, is at the top of our strategic agenda

Star Bulk is a signatory of the United Nations Global Compact supporting its Ten Principles on human rights, labour, environment and anticorruption, making them an integral part of the Company’s business strategy, day-to-day operations and organizational culture and committing to the broader development goals of the United Nations, particularly the Sustainable Development Goals.  

Star Bulk supports the Global Maritime Forum as a partner and is a member of the Getting to Zero Coalition alliance. 

As a leading shipping company with global operations we focus on monitoring closely and continuously improving the impact of all our activities on sustainability.

Corporate Governance

We operate under a strong corporate governance framework and adhere to the highest ethical standards at par with international best practices to achieve the Company’s objectives and ensure sustainable growth.

Operational excellence

We operate at the highest industry standards, consistently offering high quality services and seeking ways to create efficiencies and optimise our performance.


It is important for us to be a responsible corporate citizen by supporting and creating value for the wider community. We work closely with our community stakeholders to achieve greater social impact through our business operations and other activities.


We are committed to minimizing our impact on the environment by promoting environmental stewardship in all aspects of our operations and being proactive in adopting upcoming regulations.


We ensure a safe working environment both on board our vessels and at our offices by implementing a robust health and safety management plan aiming to eliminate work related accidents.

Sustainability Reports

2022 ESG Report
2021 ESG Report
2020 ESG Report
2019 Sustainability Report
2018 Sustainability Report

Environmental Policies

Environmental Policy
Energy Efficiency Management Policy