Apr 24

Bulletin 1036 – 04/15 – Update Pilotage Services, Orinoco River – Venezuela

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Friday 24th April 2015 The Association has been advised of some further developments in regards to pilotage services in Orinoco River. Further to our Bulletin 1032 issued on 2 April 2015, please note that according to a letter issued by the Harbour Master of Ciudad Guayana (Orinoco River), pilotage services have been resumed…

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Apr 17

Bulletin 1035 – 04/15 – Vessels arriving from Libya – USA

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Friday 17th April 2015 The US Coast Guard announced that, effective from 24 April 2015, it is imposing conditions of entry on vessels arriving in the United States after having called at any port in Libya, during their last five port calls. In summary, all affected vessels are obliged to: Implement Security Level…

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Apr 10

Bulletin 1034 – 04/15 – Further Update – Yemen

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Friday 10th April 2015 The Association has received the following updates in relation to the current situation in Yemen. The Arabian Coalition forces do not allow any vessels, coming from Bab-el-Mandeb to enter the Yemeni territorial waters without permission. The Association has been further informed that upon arrival at Hodeidah (12 nm from…

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Apr 10

Bulletin 1033 – 04/15 – Fire Causes Delays and Terminal Congestion at Santos – Brazil

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Friday 10th April 2015 The Association has been advised of delays and terminal congestion as a consequence of the fire at Ultracargo chemical terminal, located at Alemoa/Santos port, Brazil. The following terminals are congested: the container terminals BTP, Ecoporto, Libra and Rodrimar, the sugar terminals RUMO/COSAN and Copersucar, the grain terminals located at…

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Apr 2

Bulletin 1032 – 03/15 – Pilotage Services, Orinoco River – Venezuela

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Thursday 02nd April 2015 The Association has been advised of some changes affecting the pilotage services in Orinoco River. The pilotage in Orinoco River is regulated by Presidential Decree No 2033 from 8th January 1992. It stipulates that all foreign vessels are obliged to take pilot at mile 27.7 of the Orinoco River.…

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