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Flip side of a coin
12 months ago

Flip side of a coin

There are sometimes “warnings” circulated via e-mail in our industry, where stories are told how others have fooled around and did not pay agreed freight, demurrage or commissions, etc.

Words: Arbitrary Charter Party Forms leading to claims
1 year ago

Words: Arbitrary Charter Party Forms leading to claims

“I shall look at you out of the corner of my eye, and you will say nothing. Words are the source of misunderstandings.” (Antoine de Saint-Exupéry, “The Little Prince”)

Not wanting …
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Case story: failed repair of an air condition in USA
1 year ago

Case story: failed repair of an air condition in USA

it’s a tough life on board for seamen, especially when port stays get hectic. If the all-important air condition fails, it’s making things even worse and a high priority has …
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Case Story: defaulting turkish Charterer
1 year ago

Case Story: defaulting turkish Charterer

One of our platform members had chartered out his vessel on voyage basis to a Turkish operator. The operator had booked various breakbulk parcels with his clients. The voyage was …
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