Wednesday, June 16, 2021
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Ranking Flag States from Best to Worst: Paris MoU Updates ‘White, Grey and Black List’

The Paris MoU has approved its 2020 “White, Grey, and Black” lists for flag state performance. The Paris MoU’s annual “White, Grey and Black (WGB) List” ranks flag states from...

June 16, 2021
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Tuesday, June 19, 2018
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Maritime News

Paris MoU Releases 2017 “White, Grey and Black” List: United States Falls to Grey as Korea, Poland Move to White

The Paris MoU has approved its 2017 port state control inspection results for 2017 and adopted its new “White, Grey, and Black” performance lists for flag states and Recognized Organizations...

June 19, 2018
Total Views: 88

Monday, November 20, 2017
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News

Cargo Ship MV Acorus Banned from Paris MoU for One Year

The Moldovan-flagged cargo ship MV Acorus has been banned from the Paris MoU for a period of one year due to repeat offenses. The MV Acorus was detained in Piraeus,...

November 20, 2017
Total Views: 68

Tuesday, November 7, 2017
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News

Port State Control Regimes Consider Doing Away with Famous ‘White, Grey and Black Lists’

The world’s Port State Control regimes are considering doing away with the famous white, grey and black lists for ranking flag states’ performance records from best to worst.  The proposed change...

November 7, 2017
Total Views: 52

Thursday, July 28, 2016
Maritime News

Paris MoU Planning MLC, 2006 Crackdown

The Paris MoU on Port State Control is getting ready to launch a 3-month campaign intended to crack down on sub-standard working and living conditions on board ships by verifying...

July 28, 2016
Total Views: 33

Thursday, June 30, 2016
Maritime News

Paris MoU: Ship Bans Down in 2015 While Sweden, UK and France Top ‘White List’

The Paris MoU has issued its annual report on port state control inspections showing a large decrease in the number of ship bans and deficiencies compared to 2014. The Paris...

June 30, 2016
Total Views: 3

Friday, April 22, 2016
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News

IMO Says Good Progress Made on Reducing Emissions from Ships

The International Maritime Organization says it has made progress towards reducing CO2 emissions from ships with the Marine Environment Protection Committee this week drafting mandatory requirements for ships to record and...

April 22, 2016
Total Views: 26

Wednesday, June 17, 2015
Maritime News

Strike Three – MV Phoenix Banned from Paris MoU

  After three Port State Control detentions within just 24 months, the Paris MoU has denied access for the St. Kitts and Nevis-flagged bulk carrier MV Phoenix. The Paris MoU...

June 17, 2015
Total Views: 26

Tuesday, June 9, 2015
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Paris MoU’s White, Grey and Black List 2014 – Ranking the World’s Flag States from Best to Worst

The Paris MoU on Port State Control has published its updated “White, Grey and Black (WGB) List” for 2014, ranking flag states from quality flags to flags with a poor performance record that are considered high or very high risk.

June 9, 2015
Total Views: 22

Monday, November 17, 2014
Maritime News

Paris MoU Reports 113 MLC Detentions in First Year

The Paris MoU reports 113 ship detentions related to Maritime Labour Conventions 2006 deficiencies in the first twelve months since the convention entered into force.

November 17, 2014
Total Views: 4

Thursday, June 13, 2013
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Paris MoU Issues New Performance Lists – U.S. Climbs Back to “White”

U.S. flag climbs makes it back onto the Paris MoU "White List".

June 13, 2013
Total Views: 4