18 January 2019
Warning of explosive incidents that could occur with shipment of aluminium dross in bulk containers.
02 August 2019
The current carriage requirements of bauxite cargoes in bulk
07 September 2017
BIMCO will be attending the IMO in London for the 4th session of the Sub-Committee on Carriage of Cargoes and Containers (CCC), which will be held from 11 to 15 September 2017.
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.
21 December 2018
To inform members on coming changes to the online BIMCO Solid Cargo Database.
02 February 2017
Indonesian authorities relax ban on export of nickel and bauxite ore cargoes.
14 September 2018
BIMCO representatives from the Maritime Information Department have attended the 5th session of the International Maritime Organization’s (IMO) Sub-Committee on Carriage of Cargoes and Containers (CCC 5), held at the IMO London headquarters from 10 to 14 September 2018.
07 September 2018
IMO Sub-committee of Carriage of Cargoes and Containers holds its 5th meeting next week and this is to inform members on issues that are of relevance.
15 August 2014
Some time ago, BIMCO expected the first signs of a solid recovery in the oil tanker industry to appear in the product tanker market. However, like other soon-to-arrive recoveries, the waiting time tends to increase as we approach the expected tipping point. This time around, global refinery throughput started the year strongly but entered a still running soft patch in May, high volumes but shorter hauls out of the US Gulf, and the steady inflow of new ships were part of the cocktail that prevented freight rates from taking off big time.