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No. 15/2007

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13.04.2007

FAL 34 agrees to INTERTANKO/INTERCARGO proposal for a 'Stowaway Focal Point' to be set up

At the recent meeting of the IMO Facilitation Committee, FAL 34, a joint INTERCARGO-INTERTANKO paper was presented inviting consideration of a proposal to create an IMO "Stowaway Focal Point" (SFP). We are pleased to report that subject to certain provisos, FAL 34 agreed that in principle, an SFP should be put in place for a trial period to offer assistance in facilitating communications with...... More

13.04.2007

Update on electronic Notification (e-NOA) for ships calling CARICOM countries

Reference is made to INTERTANKO's previous article on electronic notification, published in Weekly NEWS No. 05/07 dated 2 February 2007.   INTERTANKO has been in frequent contact with the CARICOM (Caribbean Community) Secretariat over the past two months in order to provide members with a further follow- up. INTERTANKO has now been informed of the portal http:// www.caricomeapis.org which shoul...... More

13.04.2007

SASMEX 2007 - Safety at Sea Seminar and Exhibition: 24-25 April in Brighton, U.K.

INTERTANKO is participating in the revived Safety at Sea and Marine Equipment Seminar and Exhibition (SASMEX 2007) to be held 24-25 April in Brighton , U.K. , at the Hilton Brighton Metropole Hotel.   The Exhibition will showcase the latest in products, services and technology available to the international maritime community, while the Seminar will focus on the latest developments in evacuatio...... More

13.04.2007

INTERTANKO and INTERCARGO to paddle and pedal for charity

In an effort to continuously support important initiatives and foundations, members, families and friends of the INTERTANKO / INTERCARGO secretariats will be paddling on the water and pedalling on the road for charity.   On Saturday 16 June 2007, two teams will participate in the BISS Dragon Boat Challenge 2007 on Dorney Lake , Eton , in support of the British & International Sailors' Society...... More

13.04.2007

Where will future oil come from?

Oil demand is generally forecast to increase annually by just under 2%, or 1.5 mbd, over the coming years. This means that a great deal more oil has to be squeezed out of current oil wells.    Oil production in some major production areas such as Indonesia , North Sea and the U.S. has matured and is on the decline. Conversely, in North Africa and West Africa it is expanding. The average increas...... More

13.04.2007

80% of oil demand increase involves three areas

Chinese product demand development   Demand kbd Annual Change kbd Annual Change% Product 2005 2006 2007 2006 2007 2006 2007 LPG & Ethane 650 633 680 -17 47 -2.6% 7.4% Naphtha 707 825 911 118 86 16.7% 10.4% Motor Gasoline 1,131 1,170 1,239 39 69 3.4% 5.9% Jet & Kerosene 246 280 303 34 23 13.8% 8.2% Gas/DieselOil 2,239 2,338 2,503 99 165 4.4% 7.1% Residual Fuel Oil 778 776 791 -2 15 -0.3% 1.9%...... More

13.04.2007

DIARY

  • 15 May 2007 - Half day (p.m.) Vetting Seminar, Athens
  • 16 May, 2007 - Vetting Committee meeting Athens
  • 16 May 2007 – INTERTANKO / INTERCARGO U.K. Members' Lunch Seminar, London
  • 30 May 2007 - Chemical Tanker Committee meeting, Singapore
  • 11-12 June 2007 - Executive Committee meeting, Oslo
  • 4 July 2007 – INTERTANKO / INTERCARGO U.K. Members' Lunch Seminar, London
  • 3 August 2007 – IT Committee Meeting, Singapore
  • 19 September 2007 – Asian Panel meeting, Tokyo
  • 1 October 2007 - Executive Committee meeting, Paris
  • 18 October 2007 - Chemical Tanker Committee meeting, London
  • 14 November 2007 - Executive Committee meeting, London
  • 15 November 2007 - Autumn Council meeting, London
  • 16 November 2007 - INTERTANKO/INTERCARGO U.K. Members' Lunch
  • 20 November 2007 – IT Committee Meeting, Bergen, Norway     
  • 21 November 2007 – Half day (p.m.) Vetting Seminar Hong Kong, China
  • 22 November 2007 - Vetting Committee meeting, Hong Kong, China

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13.04.2007

INTERTANKO PUBLICATIONS

NEW PUBLICATION * 'Vetting Clauses - A Practical Guide' * NEW PUBLICATION

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13.04.2007

INTERTANKO IN THE NEWS

TradeWinds, 30 March 2007 – crew vetting in the spotlight TradeWinds, 30 March 2007 – Regulators sharpen claws The Maritime Executive, 6 April 2007 - Supreme Court's Reaffirmation of Clean Air Act Likely to Keep Pressure on Vessel Operators to Reduce Stack Emissions Lloyd's List, 4 April 2007 – Intertanko offers skills to develop Malacca fund Lloyd's List, 4 April 2007 – Intertanko seeks tonnag...... More