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MARPOL ANNEX VI - DATA COLLECTION SYSTEM FOR FUEL OIL CONSUMPTION OF SHIPS (IMO DCS) - ENTRY INTO FORCE 1 MARCH 2018

Mar. 7 2018

MARPOL ANNEX VI - DATA COLLECTION SYSTEM FOR FUEL OIL CONSUMPTION OF SHIPS (IMO DCS) - ENTRY INTO FORCE 1 MARCH 2018

MARPOL Annex VI - Data collection system for fuel oil consumption of ships (IMO DCS)

IMO adopted mandatory requirements related to Data collection system for fuel oil consumption of ships (IMO DCS) as amendments to chapter 4 of annex VI of MARPOL Convention (Resolution MEPC.278(70)).

These amendments enter into force on 1 March 2018.

The attached graph summarizes the forthcoming timeline