Solid bulk cargo liquefaction


Published: 22 February 2012

Article in the International Group of P&I Clubs' Annual Review 2011/12

Over a number of years, problems arising from the carriage of certain types of cargo have required both the International Group and its Clubs to coordinate efforts with other industry associations - in particular, the IMO.

Last year, three vessels sank carrying cargoes of nickel ore from Indonesia to China, with the loss of 45 seafarers.