Class and Statutory News

MARSHALL ISLANDS - WEST AFRICA HIGH RISK AREA

Aug. 29 2019

Information to RMI-flagged vessels operating in or near West Africa and the Gulf of Guinea.

The Republic of the Marshall Islands (RMI) Maritime Administrator has issued the below Marine Guidelines to provide information to RMI registered vessels operating in the waters off West Africa, particularly the Gulf of Guinea (GoG), in order to mitigate the risk of piracy, kidnapping, and armed robbery in this region.

This Guideline should be taken into consideration by all RMI-flagged vessels operating in the above waters.