21 April 2020
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.
19 February 2020
The International Maritime Organisation (IMO) issues a follow-up on coronavirus.
20 April 2020
Providing information on ship sanitation control exemption /ship sanitation control certificate under the International Health Regulations, 2005.
18 March 2020
BIMCO is providing members, quick and practical guidance on how to handle the COVID-19 outbreak.
23 March 2020
BIMCO has received a letter from the Italian Ports Association, underlining that Italian Ports are fully operational and ensuring the safety of cargo and crew members.
16 March 2020
In view of this extraordinary crisis, BIMCO has made all COVID-19 related content on its website open and free for everyone.
05 February 2020
In response to a rising number of enquiries from members, BIMCO is constantly updating its website with contractual and practical advice regarding the outbreak of the Coronavirus, which has been declared a global health emergency by the World Health Organization (WHO). Please find our designated content page here.
07 May 2020
The International Maritime Organization (IMO) has sent a recommended framework of protocols for ensuring safe ship crew changes and travel during the COVID-19 pandemic to all IMO member-states, the UN and other stakeholders.
24 February 2020
The World Health Organization (WHO) and the International Maritime Organization (IMO) have joined forces to issue a joint- statement in response to the challenges faced by the shipping industry during this coronavirus outbreak.