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UK P&I Club and TT Club welcome container weighing prior to loading onto ships

UK P&I Club, one of the leading shipping protection and indemnity mutual insurers and TT Club, the leading international transport, freight and logistics insurance provider, have welcomed the amendment ...

AMSA detains ship for Maritime Labour Convention breaches

The Australian Maritime Safety Authority (AMSA) has detained the Panama flagged bulk carrier MV Apellis after an inspection revealed a number of deficiencies relating to the working conditions of the ...

IMO: Increased limits of liability for maritime claims enter into force

Amendments to increase the limits of liability in the 1996 Protocol to amend the Convention on Limitation of Liability for Maritime Claims, 1976 (LLMC Protocol 1996) enter into force today ...

ICS welcomes progress on maritime environment issues at MEPC

The International Chamber of Shipping (ICS) has welcomed the progress made, in London last week, by the IMO Marine Environment Protection Committee (MEPC) on several important environmental issues.  

Progress on ...

ICS Chairman warns of chaos caused by regional shipping regulation

Addressing members of the Singapore Shipping Association today (Monday 20 April) the Chairman of the International Chamber of Shipping, Masamichi Morooka, warned about the dangers of regional maritime regulation being ...

The Nairobi Wreck Removal Convention enters into force

The Nairobi International Convention on the Removal of Wrecks enters into force on Tuesday (14 April 2015). The Convention places strict liability on owners for locating, marking and removing wrecks ...

Ship owners and fleet managers meet ship recyclers in Europort Istanbul 2015

On Thursday 12 March 2015 Europort Istanbul hosts the ISRA Ship Recycling Seminar & Matchmaking, which is organized by the International Ship Recycling Association (ISRA). During this seminar ship owners and ...

Liberia is a party to the Nairobi Wreck Removal Convention

Liberia acceded to the Nairobi International Wreck Convention on the Removal of Wrecks, 2007, on 8 January 2015. It is thus far the largest flag state party to the convention ...

ICS changes position on ratification by governments of IMO Ballast Water Management Convention

The global trade association for merchant shipowners, the International Chamber of Shipping (ICS), has modified its stance towards the ratification by governments of the International Maritime Organization (IMO) Ballast Water ...

IMO addresses implementation issues as ballast water management treaty nears entry into force

Measures to assist in accelerating the entry into force and implementation of the key international convention designed to eradicate the global spread of harmful organisms in ships’ ballast water were ...

Final shipping industry lobbying for ballast convention solution before next week’s crucial IMO meeting

The global shipping industry, comprising about 70,000 ships, is expected to have to invest around $US100 Billion in new ballast water treatment systems once the International Maritime Organization (IMO ...

ICS urges governments to address concerns on ballast water convention

The International Chamber of Shipping (ICS) reiterated its call for governments to address the serious implementation issues concerning the IMO Ballast Water Management (BWM) Convention before it is too late ...

Shipping industry proposes solutions to Ballast Convention implementation problems

The International Chamber of Shipping (ICS) – in co-operation with a wide coalition of international shipping organisations – has submitted an important paper to the International Maritime Organization (IMO) that proposes a ...

ICS welcomes release of 'Global Spirit' in Antwerp

Release of the car carrier ‘Global Spirit’, which was detained for three weeks by Belgian environmental authorities in the port of Antwerp, has been welcomed by the International Chamber of ...

ICS meets in Cyprus

The International Chamber of Shipping (ICS) – the principal global trade association for shipowners representing over 80% of the world merchant fleet – met in Limassol, Cyprus last week for its Annual ...

Maritime Safety Committee meets 14 to 23 May

IMO's Maritime Safety Committee (MSC) meets at the Organization's London headquarters for its 93rd session, from 14 to 23 May 2014. 
 
The MSC is expected to adopt amendments ...

2002 Passenger ship liability and compensation treaty enters into force

The Athens Convention relating to the Carriage of Passengers and their Luggage by Sea, 2002, which substantially raises the limits of liability for the death of, or personal injury to ...

Seacurus calls for speedy implementation of MLC amendments

Specialist marine insurance intermediary Seacurus has welcomed the agreement to include in the Maritime Labour Convention unpaid crew wages in the event of abandonment, and has called for the earliest ...

Wreck-removal convention to enter into force

The Nairobi International Convention on the Removal Wrecks will enter into force on 14 April 2015 following the deposit, on 14 April 2014, of an instrument of ratification by Denmark ...

Serious Ballast Water Management Convention problems still need to be resolved by IMO

The global shipping industry - represented by the International chamber of Shipping (ICS), BIMCO, Intercargo, Intertanko, World Shipping Council (WSC), CLIA and IPTA - has voiced continuing concern about serious implementation problems ...

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