The UK P&I Club is currently addressing a situation on board one of our Members’ vessels concerning a coal cargo shipment from the East coast of the USA. The cargo is emitting dangerously high levels of methane.
The Thorco Lineage
The Thorco Lineage: Limitation under Article IV rule 5(a) Hague Visby Rules for both physical damage claims and pure economic loss claims
Members are reminded of the following updates in relation to the Flighted Spongy Moth Complex (FSMC), formerly known as Asian Gypsy Moth (AGM).
The Electronic Trade Documents Bill
We are living in a digital age where information can be transmitted instantaneously and yet progress towards a fully digitalised international trade remains slow
Press Release: Strong growth for the UK P&I Club and increased financial strength despite difficult investment markets
The UK P&I Club continues to grow its premium base, through its diversification agenda, while increasing its regulatory capital adequacy ratio to 200%.
Circular 07/23: Open Policy Years
This circular informs Members of the review of open policy years.
US Pollution Risks
The UK P&I Club has extensive expertise and experience in responding to and managing maritime pollution and environmental incidents and casualties
Congratulations to UK Club board member Nikolaus H Schües, who has been named the 46th President of BIMCO.
Our correspondents in China, Huatai Marine, have provided the latest update relating to the distribution of major fishery farms along the coast of China.
Our correspondents in Argentina, Pandi Liquidadores, provides an update on shortages and customs fines relating to Soya Bean imports, after a historically dry season in the country.
Green Shipping - Transitional Fuels
It's safe to say that the maritime industry's choice of fuel will be one of the most significant drivers in its efforts to decarbonise shipping
This circular confirms approval by the International Group of an updated version of the Secro Customer and User Agreement dated 16th March 2023 as well as use of the Secro Customer e-billls of lading in conjunction with the said User Agreement