Welcome to The Maritime Union of India
The Maritime Union of India is registered under the Trade Union Act 1926 with the Registrar of Trade Union. Though the Indian Merchant Navy Officers’ Association as it was called then, was founded on December 3, 1939, the only union representing Indian Merchant Navy officers has had an eventful and glorious past, since it’s inception in 1939, with both British and Indian Merchant Navy officers as it’s members in the in the initial years. It continues to cater to the needs of it’s members.
The Maritime Union of India represents the Merchant Navy Officers who are the members of this Union. We are affiliated to the International Transport Workers
As members of the Union seafarers enjoy a host of benefits by virtue of the various affiliations and facilities provided by MUI
MUI's constant efforts to standardise agreements resulted in agreements with INSA , ITF & IBF.
In 1944 the Union received sanction from the Central Government to publish a Bulletin resulting in the birth of 'Oceanite'