BIMCO Bulletin

BIMCO - Bulletin November 2018

Contents November 2018 oto ph Shipowners challenged as recycling is caught in transition: Trade war now is the wrong time for business as usual: The trade war has caused much talk but, so far, has had a limited effect on shipping. With all tariffs now implemented, the industry is getting a taste of what it really means. The absence of the HK regulation, and the limitations of the EU regulation, could leave the shipping industry with a lack of adequate options. The 2020 sulphur limit whats the problem?: Amid the countless concerns and decisions to be made by industry players ahead of 1 January 2020, what are the real issues when it comes to marine fuel? Foreword From Angus Frew, Secretary General & CEO at BIMCO BIMCO BIMCO news BIMCOs next president: shipping must embrace change Voice of a new member and list of new BIMCO members Holiday Calendar 2019 pre-orders available Contracts and clauses BIMCO updates its general average-related clauses Economy Trade war: now is the wrong time for business as usual BIMCOs next president shipping must embrace change: Industry must act now to plan for ballast water compliance: BIMCOs first woman President, Sadan Kaptanoglu, points to change as a top priority for the organisation during her time at the top. The industrys eyes are firmly fixed on the 2020 sulphur cap, but time will run out to comply with the ballast water regulation and delaying to the last minute could be costly. Environment Shipowners challenged as recycling is caught in transition Market analysis from Peter Sand Read the latest assessment from BIMCOs Chief Shipping Analyst on: Macroeconomics Dry bulk shipping Tanker shipping Container shipping Two global trends affecting shipping going into 2019 Risk Intelligence: Security Standing up to corrupt demands is good business Two global trends affecting shipping going into 2019 Risk Intelligence Risk Intelligence points to two global trends when asked by the Bulletin what could negatively affect security in the shipping industry going forward: fragile states and power rivalries. Support & Advice Demurrage, despatch and detention Market analysis: BIMCOs Chief Shipping Analyst shares his assessment and outlook on the macro economy, bulk, tanker and container markets. Technology and efficiency The 2020 sulphur limit whats the problem? Industry must act now to plan for ballast water compliance Now is the time to act on plastics Did you know that you can read the Bulletin on your tablet? Download the app: Watchkeeper Facing heavy weather Published by BIMCO Bagsvaerdvej 161, 2880 Bagsvaerd, Denmark. Telephone: +45 4436 6800. Secretary General & CEO: Angus R. Frew Editor in Chief: Rasmus Nord Jrgensen editor: Mette Kronholm Frnde Graphic artist: Michelle D. Meyhoff Articles written by outside contributors do not necessarily reflect the views or policy of BIMCO. Copyright No article may be reproduced by any means in whole or in part without the written permission of BIMCO. Google Play and the Google Play logo are trademarks of Google LLC. Apple, the Apple logo, iPhone, and iPad are trademarks of Apple Inc., registered in the U.S. and other countries and regions. App Store is a service mark of Apple Inc. Connect with BIMCO Facebook Twitter Linkedin YouTube