Industry News

22/02/2018

The ports of Hodeidah and Saleef remain operational at this time although it is reported that no container vessels are currently permitted.

22/02/2018

North has been informed that the port of Tobruk is currently open and operational.

22/02/2018

Patrols for all Maritime Security corridors and new reporting requirements for Sulu Sea security corridors now in force.

22/02/2018

Members are reminded that as of 1 March 2018 amendments to MARPOL Annex V come into force.

20/02/2018

The United States Coast Guard (USCG) have issued guidance on what to do when a vessel destined for a US port has an inoperable ballast water treatment system.

20/02/2018

New Zealand turns away affected car carriers as stink bugs from Japan found hitching a ride in the cargo.

14/02/2018

An increased threat of piracy in the Gulf of Guinea has led to greater focus on vessel security in the region.

13/02/2018

North is aware of cyber criminals targeting its Members and the Club with emails seemingly originating from P&I correspondents.

13/02/2018

Vessels are reminded that the requirements of the Ballast Water Convention are in effect even when operating between North Sea ports.

12/02/2018

The Cargo Incident Notification System working group – CINS – has issued two new guidelines.

08/02/2018

VPS Bunker Alert 06-2018 Low flash point distillates in Philadelphia.

01/02/2018

North has been assisting a number of Members in relation to the imposition of service tax in India, which commenced for the importation of goods into India where the bills of lading were dated 22 January 2017 onwards. The Indian tax authority has since li…

Horizon

Stay updated and subscribe to our weekly newsletter