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February 2018

Additional Gulf of Guinea security advice

As an additional aide to the advice promulgated on 9 February 2018, BIMCO urges all members to note the guidance and advice contained in the following security notice for ships operating in the Gulf of Guinea region.

Wildlife taskforce alert

Please find attached the 15 February 2018 United for Wildlife Transport Taskforce Alert, concerning “Malaysian ports highly vulnerable to Illicit Ivory in transit."

US regulations affecting your ships - get the January update!

This is the latest in a series of reports supplied by the Chamber of Shipping of America (CSA) with the intention of keeping BIMCO members appraised of legislative developments in the US affecting international shipping. BIMCO highlights only the relevant developments that would impact members. The full CSA January report is also provided.

Security alert for ships operating in the Gulf Of Guinea

Joint-industry alert on piracy in the Gulf of Guinea

January 2018

Southeast Asia warning

BIMCO has received the following warning for ships operating in Southeast Asia. 

MDAT-GoG Advisory Notice

Advisory notice of an attack on 24 January 2018.

Yemen conflict forces new security recommendations

In response to the threats arising from the conflict in Yemen, BIMCO, ICS and INTERTANKO have published interim guidance on maritime security in the southern Red Sea and Bab al-Mandeb. Shipowners and operators should be aware of new threat patterns in the area.

Yemen conflict forces new security recommendations

In response to the threats arising from the conflict in Yemen, BIMCO, ICS and INTERTANKO have published interim guidance on maritime security in the southern Red Sea and Bab al-Mandeb. Shipowners and operators should be aware of new threat patterns in the area.

Wildlife taskforce alert

Please find attached the 15 January 2018 United for Wildlife Transport Taskforce Alert, concerning painting wildlife products as a concealment method for Illegal ivory and rhino horn.

December 2017

Wildlife taskforce alert

Please find attached the 15 December 2017 United for Wildlife Transport Taskforce Alert concerning “Port of Sihanoukville, Cambodia - Highly Vulnerable to Wildlife Trafficking in Transit".

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