28 April 2020
The subcommittee developing a standard time charter party for accommodation support vessels (ASVs), at an online meeting on 23 April, continued discussions on key areas of the new contract, including offshore bunkering and how to address the concept of immediate tasks in an ASV specific context.
26 September 2019
The workshop combines a range of lecturers on voyage and time chartering with sessions on related day-to-day issues and troubleshooting.
19 October 2021
15 October 2015
The first revision of the New York Produce Exchange Time Charter (NYPE) since 1993 now published
25 January 2021
The sanctions landscape for the container trade has grown increasingly complex over the past decade. To provide the container industry with a bespoke contractual solution that addresses the practical and commercial realities of the liner trade BIMCO has developed a Sanctions Clause for Container Vessel Time Charter Parties 2020.
31 August 2021
BIMCO's Nina Stuhrmann, Manager, Contracts & Clause, will be taking part in a joint seminar between 4 Pump Court and BIMCO to discuss the forthcoming re-draft of the BIMCO Infectious Diseases Clause and, more widely, issues arising under many charter parties about who bears time and money consequences of delays and disruption.
07 April 2020
BIMCO has over recent weeks published a lot of information about COVID-19 and which measures different countries have implemented in an effort to curtail the spread of the virus. An overview can be found on BIMCO’s website.
24 August 2017
19 October 2021
04 March 2020
The threshold for invoking BIMCO’s Infectious or Contagious Diseases (IOCD) Clauses is necessarily set at a high level to avoid misuse. The two clauses, one for time and the other for voyage charters, are designed to respond to extreme outbreaks of diseases and not just “everyday” illnesses.