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No. 33/2000

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19.08.2000

LOCAL PORT NEWS

PAJARITOS, PANAMA CANAL, PUERTO CABELLO... More

19.08.2000

INTERTANKO IN THE PRESS THIS WEEK

TradeWinds, 18 August 2000 ‘Latvian seeks state nod for newbuilds’ ... More

19.08.2000

THE RECENT BAN ON OFFSHORE BUNKERING IN BRAZIL IS LIFTEDTHE RECENT BAN ON OFFSHORE BUNKERING IN BRAZIL IS LIFTED

With reference to our Weekly NEWS No. 32/2000 regarding this issue, the ban has been lifted according to information from a Brazilian  source.  The ban on offshore bunkering came into force after pressure from IBAMA (the Brazilian Environmental Institute) due to a bunker oil spill off-shore from São Fransisco do Sul 1 August 2000. It is expected that heavy fines will be applied to Petrobras. ...... More

19.08.2000

POSITION AS INTERTANKO MANAGING DIRECTOR - EXECUTIVE SEARCH

INTERTANKO has appointed international executive search firm AT Kearney to assist in the process of searching for and selecting a candidate as permanent replacement for Dagfinn Lunde in the Managing Director position at INTERTANKO. ... More

19.08.2000

POST-ERIKA MEASURES SUBMITTED BY IACS TO IMO

IACS has submitted to IMO their intent of changes to the ESP rules. Although the proposals are in line with measures highlighted in the previous IACS Press Release, it would be interesting for members to scrutinise the proposals again, which are reproduced below in full:... More

19.08.2000

PORT COSTS MALAYSIA - BINTULU, LABUAN, MIRI

Bintulu Labuan Miri -Increase of pilotage and berthing charges Due to claimed escalating operational expenditures Sarawak Shell Marine Services, Miri, advises that effective from 1 November 2000 the pilotage and berthing charges for vessels calling at Sarawak Shell’s SBMs will increase.  The new charges will be MYR 40,000.00.  Product tankers calling at Lutong Refinery are exempted.  Source: ...... More

19.08.2000

INTERTANKO’S NEWS DESK

Since the launch of INTERTANKO’s Weekly NEWS 8 December 1999 the circulation has increased from 320 to over 1046. To ensure we continue to provide the best possible service, we would appreciate receiving your comments/recommendations to improve this service. In addition, we would be grateful if you would let us know if you would prefer INTERTANKO's Weekly NEWS to be sent to an alternative e-mai...... More

19.08.2000

CHARTERPARTY QUESTION & ANSWER - PUMPING - TERMINAL RESTRICTIONS

INTERTANKO has a well established Charterparty Question and Answer service for members. The following is an example of a dispute that was notified to us and our assistance was requested. Owners had a long running dispute with charterers concerning their demurrage claim. The vessel concerned was loaded in Indonesia and discharged at Rizhao, China. Charterers disputed owners’ demurrage calculatio...... More

19.08.2000

A NEW EXPERIENCE IN THE STRAIT OF BOSPHOROS

A Member of INTERTANKO has reported a frustrating experience in the Strait of Bosphoros. ... More

19.08.2000

ILLEGAL ATTEMPTS TO CHARGE PORT COST AT AL BAKR CONTINUE

The UN Sanctions against Iraq in the ‘Oil-For-Food’ programme are unchanged to INTERTANKO’s knowledge.  Although the Amman-based company ALIA continues to submit pro-forma disbursements to owners intending to call the terminal, this is still illegal according to the UN Sanctions. No blacklisting of vessels resulting from non-payment of the port cost have been reported to INTERTANKO so far....... More