Mission & Vision


WISTA is a networking organization for women at management level in the maritime industry.
WISTA shall:

• Facilitate the exchange of contacts, information and experiences among its members
• Promote and facilitate the education of its members
• Provide liaison with other related institutions and organizations worldwide


WISTA shall be acknowledged as a professional and highly reputable shipping organization with focus on improving levels of competency in the shipping industry and shall:

• Attract highly qualified people to the industry
• Attract highly qualified people to the organization
• Improve level of competency through focus on education and knowledge

Objectives of WISTA India:

  • To be a non profit organization for women involced in shipping and trading related businesses.
  • To give support to memebers as well as to enhance their knowledge in shipping and trading issues.
  • To increase awareness of employment opportunities in the maritime industry.
  • To facilitate education and mentoring activities to enhance the skills of women in the indusrty.