Sep 28

Boletín 1112 – 09/16 – Fraude Cibernético – A nivel mundial Bulletin 1112 – 09/16 – Cyber Fraud – Worldwide

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In December 2014 Signum Services circulated loss prevention advice concerning ‘invoice’ fraud (bulletin 1014 dated 24.12.16.) These types of crime continue to cause problems and it is worthwhile reminding members to be extra vigilant. Members are advised to ensure that these issues are brought to the attention of their accounts departments. Sometimes termed…

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Sep 27

Bulletin 1111 – 09/16 – White Powder Deposits on Food Cargoes – Worldwide

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The Association was recently advised of a number of incidents of white powder deposits being found on food cargoes carried in refrigerated containers. The following advice has been received from consultants P.E.B. Commodities, Inc. QUOTE White powder deposits (aluminium oxide/hydroxide) have been reported on food cargoes carried in refrigerated containers. The white powder…

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Sep 16

Bulletin 1110 – 09/16 – Sulphur in fuel Content Verification Process – Canada

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The Association would like to alert members with ships entering Canadian waters that Transport Canada have issued a bulletin stating that marine safety inspectors have begun verifying compliance with the 0.1% sulphur content requirements for marine fuel used on vessels, subject to the North American Emission Control Area (NAECA) of the MARPOL Convention.…

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