Turkey Ratifies IMO Hong Kong Ship Recycling Convention 1

Turkey Ratifies IMO Hong Kong Ship Recycling Convention

Turkey, one of the five major ship recycling countries in the world, has ratified the IMO Hong Kong Convention, the treaty for safe and environmentally sound ship recycling. The Hong Kong International Convention for the Safe...
Bunker Delivery Note Amendments Enter Into Force As Sulphur 2020 Requirement Looms 2

Bunker Delivery Note Amendments Enter Into Force As Sulphur 2020 Requirement Looms

Amendments to the bunker delivery note relating to the supply of marine fuel oil to ships which have fitted alternative mechanisms to address sulphur emission requirements entered into force on 1 January 2019. The amendment enters...
What Is A National Maritime Transport Policy? 3

What Is A National Maritime Transport Policy?

Maritime transportation is an essential component of any programme for sustainable development because the world relies on a safe, secure and efficient international shipping industry. With this in mind, IMO developed a concept of a Sustainable...
IMO Expresses Great Sadness Over Nyerere Casualty 4

IMO Expresses Great Sadness Over Nyerere Casualty

IMO Secretary-General Kitack Lim has expressed his great sadness over the recent casualty of the Nyerere, a domestic ferry flying the flag of the United Republic of Tanzania and sailing on Lake Victoria. “On behalf of...
Argus launches first new IMO 2020 compliant marine fuel assessment

Argus launches first new IMO 2020 compliant marine fuel assessment

Global energy and commodity price reporting agency Argus today launched a low-sulphur fuel oil (LSFO) price assessment for the shipping fuel market in Singapore. The Argus LSFO 0.5%S price is the first assessment to be launched for...