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Argentina - New Customs Regulations to Determine the Weight of Exported Solid Bulk Cargoes – Update

Further to the Club’s recent news article regarding the introduction of new customs

State interference driving up salvage costs insurers warn

Marine insurers have warned that growing government regulation of wreck removal is driving up costs, and some measures introduced

IUMI Warns Cargo Underwriters over West African Piracy

Delegates attending the annual conference of International Union of Marine Insurance (IUMI) in London were told that “insurers, ship owners

Hull and machinery marine underwriting should be choosier about risks

Hull and machinery marine insurance underwriters must make better use of claims statistics and turn away risks that

Marine insurers must adapt to and satisfy client needs: IUMI president

Marine insurers must learn to apply claims history to broaden the scope of coverage they offer to buyers

Skuld on track to deliver eleventh year of underwriting profit

Skuld Group, a leading marine insurance provider, today announces results for the financial half year ending

UK P&I Club relaunches IMDG Code booklets: Handling dangerous goods improperly can be very dangerous indeed

Dangerous goods have long been involved in serious transport incidents, onshore and at sea, resulting in deaths, injuries, massive rescue operations and huge commercial losses. Typically, packages spill their contents and cause fires, explosions and toxic or corrosive gas releases. Dealing with such incidents is hard enough on land but at sea it can be almost impossible.

Marine broker is 2013 Robin Travis Scholar

Johann von Rantzau has been selected as this year's Robin Travis Scholar following final interviews of candidates in Hamburg.  The scholarship provides a

Willis Launches FLIER, a New Policy Designed to Cover Repatriation Costs for Stranded Seafarers

Willis Group Holdings (NYSE:WSH), the global risk advisor, insurance and reinsurance broker, has launched a

Gard eyes reinsurance opportunities in Brazil as it secures license

Gard is seeking to establish itself in the Brazilian reinsurance market after securing a licence to write that line of

Paper and Electronic Evidence Following a Marine Casualty

The Japan P&I Club has published a document with respect to how to handle the preservation of electronic and paper evidence

Steamship Mutual: Groundings - Shallow Waters, Deep Trouble

Steamship Mutual, a leading International Group P&I Club, has announced the imminent launch of its latest Loss Prevention

Tanker insurance could leap 45% if Syria strikes proceed

Any military intervention into Syria could see insurance premiums for tankers leap by as much as 45%, a leading economist has warned.

Hong Kong issues revised Codes of Practice

Hong Kong Marine Department revised Codes of PracticeThe Hong Kong Marine Department issued a notice

Egypt: FAQs on present situation

The Association is grateful for the continued assistance from Correspondents El Hamamsy in sourcing

Shipowners' Club published guidance on – 'Tides' and 'Towards Effective Navigation'

The Club’s publications highlight best practice, good seamanship and sensible practical operational procedures in

Recommendations for CIC on Propulsion and Auxiliary Machinery

A Concentrated Inspection Campaign (CIC) on "Propulsion and Auxiliary Machinery" has been announced by the

Carriage of Coal Cargoes from Kalimantan, Indonesia

The Club has recently been advised by consulting scientists and engineers Dr J H Burgoyne and Partners (International) Limited that the number of incidents involving the self-heating of coal cargoes loaded in Kalimantan (Indonesian Borneo) is increasing. In the past two years Burgoynes have dealt with twenty-three such cases, ten of which have taken place in the last

Leaking cargo hatch

The Swedish ClubThe Swedish P&I Club publishes on a monthly basis a new "Monthly Safety Scenario" (MSS) to

Update on the safety of Egyptian ports & the Suez Canal

The Standard P&IThe Standard P&I Club issues an update alert on the safety of Egyptian ports & the Suez Canal.
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