22 March 2023
Last week, BIMCO conducted three highly successful seminars on BIMCO’s recent GENCON 2022 voyage charter party for the dry bulk trade. The seminars , which took place Singapore, Seoul and Tokyo, were all very well attended with great engagement from a lively audience interested to know about BIMCO’s flagship contract in the dry bulk trade when it comes to voyage chartering. Almost 100 people attended the seminars in each of the three shipping centres.
06 January 2022
Laytime & demurrage under the new GENCON - an opinion piece by John Weale, Chairperson of the GENCON revision subcommittee
23 September 2020
The revision of BIMCO’s most widely used voyage charter party – GENCON – is entering its completion phase, as the drafting team will meet during the autumn to process invaluable feedback received by the industry over the summer.
20 December 2021
"In one sense, GENCON is a curious anomaly," says John Weale, who chairs the GENCON revision subcommittee.
20 May 2022
BIMCO’s Documentary Committee has approved two clauses and one contract for publication: The much-awaited Emissions Trading System Allowances (ETSA) Clause for Time Charter Parties 2022, the Infectious or Contagious Diseases (IOCD) Clause for Time Charter Parties 2022 and a revised version of GENCON.
07 March 2023
This article is reposted by kind permission of Lloyd's Shipping & Trade Law shippingandtradelaw.com.
18 February 2020
The shipping industry’s most widely used dry cargo voyage charter party, GENCON, is being revised and updated for the first time in 25 years and will be published later this year. BIMCO is delighted to invite you to a free seminar on the revised GENCON 1994 charter party and wants to hear your opinion on the new form.
25 October 2022
26 October 2022
The new edition of the popular contract updates the 1994 edition.
12 January 2022
Contract of Carriage versus Contracts for Carriage: GENCON and CONGENBILL revisited