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.
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.
18 March 2020
BIMCO is providing members, quick and practical guidance on how to handle the COVID-19 outbreak.
20 April 2020
Providing information on ship sanitation control exemption /ship sanitation control certificate under the International Health Regulations, 2005.
16 June 2020
Providing information where seafarers can reach out directly to seek help with their mental health state of being. BIMCO members are highly recommended to inform their seafarers of this information page.
31 January 2020
Since 23 January 2020, BIMCO has been busy updating members about this serious coronavirus outbreak online and it has now been announced by WHO yesterday that it is officially a global health emergency. BIMCO advises members of how this outbreak can be monitored closely and issues information and guidance accordingly.
18 March 2020
BIMCO-made posters easily available for download and print to be used onboard ships.
13 March 2020
BIMCO provides easy-to-print out posters on precautionary measures to be taken by seafarers and visitors onboard ships.