Day: February 1, 2021

BIMCO Ship Security Update 2021 for the Arabian/Persian Gulf, Straits of Hormuz and Red Sea (the Gulf Area)

Risk Bulletins

A recent spate of 2020-21 attacks on and seizures of commercial vessels transiting the Arabian/Persian Gulf, Straits of Hormuz, Gulf of Aden and the Red Sea (the Gulf Area), have escalated concern amongst both shipping industry organisations and western naval intelligence. Advice on the nature and position of these on-going incidents will be provided in this Risk Bulletin with a focus on raising the awareness of Members who may be trading in these areas.

Kalimbassieris Maritime

Correspondents, Greece

Thessaloniki (GMT+3)