The coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic continues to impact the industry, in different ways, around the world. The following online resources are readily available to support the shipping community as operations continue to press ahead in these uncertain times.
This circular is an update on the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK) sanctions enforcement circular that we published in 2019. It has been updated following the recently published 2019/2020 UN Panel of Experts of North Korea Sanctions Report (see Report).
The UK P&I Club have received the following client alert from Freehill Hogan and Mahar, regarding a COSCO license update.
India: Sea Cargo Manifest and Transhipment (Amendment) Regulations, 2019 – Entered into force on 1 August 2019
USCG Port Security Advisory (2-19) - Conditions of Entry on vessels arriving from ports in Djibouti – To take effect from 30 May, 2019
On May 8, 2019, exactly one year after President Trump announced that the United States was withdrawing from the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (“JCPOA”) and would re-impose the U.S. secondary sanctions against Iran, President Trump issued an Executive Order “Imposing Sanctions with Respect to the Iron, Steel, Aluminum, and Copper Sectors of Iran.”
Freehill, Hogan and Mahar have just issued the latest client alert on Venezuelan Sanctions. The full alert can be viewed <a...
The Club have recieved a security bulletin from INTERTANKO regarding attacks on tankers in the Gulf of Guinea region.
Global warming has increased the potential for commercial shipping as the Arctic ice progressively melts. Canada maintains that the Passage is part of its internal waters and that no right of innocent passage exists within it, whereas the United States of America believes the Passage is an international strait where the right of transit passage exists.
Venezuelan Sanctions – Designations against PdVSA