The IMO issued a circular providing guidance on implementation of Assembly Resolution A.747(18) on application of tonnage measurement of segregated ballast tanks in oil tankers. MSC.1/Circ.1300 (9 January 2009).
(Source: Holland & Knight)
The International Chamber of Shipping (ICS) says EU Member States must act urgently to prevent the loss of thousands more lives, as the humanitarian crisis in the
The Indian Ministry of Finance has advised an increase in service tax and applicable at all ports. The effective date has not yet been announced.
A series of eight new 33,000 DWT chemical tankers, currently under construction in Asia, will feature Wärtsilä Aquarius UV Ballast Water Management Systems (BWMS)