The logistics industry continues to undergo massive change. Digitalisation, smart ports, intelligent containers and autonomously navigating vessels are poised to radically alter the entire transport and shipping industry.
The Arctic Council’s working group for the Protection of the Arctic Marine Environment (PAME) has established a new forum
IUMI was once again given the prestigious honour to present on key industry issues
Ever since the UK voted last June to leave the European Union there has been intense speculation
Since the last IUMI Eye publication I am able to report on three Sub-committee meetings held at the international maritime headquarters.
The IMO Facilitation Committee (FAL) met in London during the week commencing 3 April.
The Legal Affairs Committee (LEG) met for its 104th session on the 26-28 April.
The International Union of Aerospace Insurers is the aerospace equivalent of IUMI.
Standard container cargo does not usually require special provisions with regard to load distribution.
Cyber safety is very high on IUMI’s agenda. IUMI supports the efforts of the IMO, classification societies and...
Over the past 30 years, the use of freeports has significantly increased
The oil tanker Prestige sank off northern Spain in November 2002, splitting up after being declined a port of refuge by the Spanish authorities.
After the completion of a wind farm, a question immediately arises about who is responsible for management, maintenance and repairing damage.
The European Commission’s Directorate-General for Mobility and Transport (DG MOVE) has tasked
Incoterms (International Commercial TERMS) were created in 1936 by the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC), with the aim of harmonising disparate commercial terms...
The past decade has seen an increase in demand for "explorer" superyachts, with a new generation of owners seeking adventures
Vice President, Falvey Cargo Underwriting
President of the Canadian Board
of Marine Underwriters
IUMI Cargo Committee member
IUMI’s event of the year – the 2017 Annual Conference – is just around the corner
East African customs authorities have adopted an electronic system to track lorries travelling
In the last few years there has been a significant increase in the use of Maritime Autonomous Systems (MAS) technology.
In May 2017, the Canadian Board of Marine Underwriters (CBMU) celebrated its 100th Anniversary in its founding city Montreal.
The International Association of Classification Societies (IACS) and IUMI have strong common roots. Marine insurers rely on the classification...
In May 2017, the General Insurance Council (GIC) of India kindly hosted the IUMI 2017 Executive Committee Spring...
At the end of March, IUMI’s Executive Committee and the Technical Committees gathered in Hamburg for their annual Spring Meeting.
In August 2016, the General Insurance Association of Singapore (GIA) formed a new Marine Insurance Committee (MIC)
Almost 400 senior shipping professionals attended the second Asian Marine Casualty Forum (AMCF)