09 July 2020
The waters in and around the Straits of Malacca and Singapore can pose various risks to ships, one of which is conducting activities outside designated areas, if the ship is not simply transiting continuously and expeditiously.
09 March 2017
Nickel ore shipment from the Philippines not only suffers from risk of liquefaction but might be illegal too.
16 May 2017
Loading of nickel ore from Philippines still poses a huge problem.
08 November 2017
BIMCO reminds members of the dangers of loading nickel ore cargoes from Philippines and Indonesia.
02 February 2017
Indonesian authorities relax ban on export of nickel and bauxite ore cargoes.
16 June 2017
Improvements to seafarers' Identity document entered into force, facilitating better access to shore leave for seafarers.
02 July 2020
Following an incident where a crew member was diagnosed with COVID-19 upon arrival in Singapore, the Singapore Shipowners Association is reiterating the importance of self-quarantine.
03 July 2020
Several South Korean ports will have designated national sulphur emission control areas from midnight 1 September 2020.
29 November 2018
Preliminary forecast on Baltic ice conditions near Russia as well as for the Gulf of Finland
21 November 2019
Ice forecast for new season 2019 -2020 covering the Gulf of Finland and Russia in the Baltic region.