28 January 2020
BIMCO is monitoring this novel coronavirus outbreak closely and will attempt to provide members with the latest information relating to measures implemented by various countries to combat this global and serious outbreak which could impact sea transport.
26 February 2020
World Health Organization (WHO) issues interim guidance on operational considerations for managing coronavirus outbreak on board ships.
04 May 2020
WPSP are measuring the impact of COVID19 in weekly surveys for port operators.
05 March 2020
The International Chamber of Shipping (ICS)'s guidance on coronavirus.
26 February 2020
Singapore acts swiftly to assist shipowners to comply with their statutory obligations during this coronavirus outbreak.
19 February 2020
The International Maritime Organisation (IMO) issues a follow-up on coronavirus.
23 January 2020
A new virus "Novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV)" has been detected, causing serious outbreaks in China, Japan and Republic of Korea. WHO issues advice for international travel and trade.
25 March 2020
BIMCO's Peter Sand will present on 31 March 2020 at 8:10-8:30am Eastern Time his insight at Capital Link’s digital conference focusing on the most recent implications of the coronavirus on the global shipping industry.
03 March 2020
The spread of the COVID-19 virus has led to shipyards claiming ‘force majeure’. This article looks at key issues shipowners should be aware of when it comes to shipbuilding contracts and force majeure.
07 April 2020
BIMCO has over recent weeks published a lot of information about COVID-19 and which measures different countries have implemented in an effort to curtail the spread of the virus.