UK P&I Club participated in SeaJapan 2022
On 20-22 April 2022 Sea Japan made a welcome return and we were delighted to participate for the very first time and show our support to one of the biggest maritime tradeshows in Japan.
Japan office closures for Golden Week
Please note that our Japan offices will be closing for four days to celebrate a collection of National holidays known as 'Golden Week'
May we wish all our Members and friends Seasons Greetings and Best Wishes for the New Year.
This article examines what happened when a powerful typhoon passed directly over Osaka Bay, resulting in the dragging of anchor by a Tanker which eventually collided with the connecting bridge to Kansai International Airport
QCR Autumn 2021: "KAIJIHO KENKYU KAISHI" - Tokyo District Court Judgment: 2018 (Wa) No. 26723 and No. 28332 Maritime Law Review1 (The Japan Shipping Exchange, Inc.) 2021.5 (No.251) P71-P80
QCR Autumn 2021: Cargo owners' obligations to set the temperature of a refrigerated container and to take delivery of a damaged cargo under the bill of lading terms.
The Member Authorities of Tokyo and Paris MOU on PSC will launch a joint Concentrated Inspection Campaign (CIC) on Stability.
There have been many collisions between cargo ships and fishing vessels near Japan due to the large number of fishing vessels that operate in the waters in this region
Daisuke Ozawa graduated in Law from Waseda University before training with an IG P&I Club in both underwriting and claims
Masaaki Hishiki joined the UK Club's Japan Branch in October 2017, prior to him transferring to TMKK in July, 2020
May we wish all our Members and friends Seasons Greetings and Best Wishes for the New Year
Toshiyuki Kawana is a Senior Underwriting Executive for the UK Club working from the Tokyo office
The New Japanese Maritime Law
The Japanese Maritime Law ("the law") was first codified as part of the Japanese Commercial Code ("the Code") in 1899, but for over a century, the law did not undergo any substantive or material amendments
On September 18, 2020, the COVID-19 Prevention Guidelines for Operators of Oceangoing Passenger Ships (in Japan) were announced
Having spent most of his career working in bulk energy shipping at a major Japanese trading house, in which he gained 8 years' experience in LNG ship operations and commercial chartering and deep sea oil tanker business, Mitsuru joined Thomas Miller KK in October 2019 to handle technical matters and claims as a Technical Advisor.