Charter Party Advice
INTERTANKO’s Legal and Documentary Section operates a charterparty advice service.
Members will find advice on selected charterparty provisions below.
General Counsel & Company Secretary
t: +44 20 7977 7038
Latest on Charter Party Advice
Calculation of freight: mass or weight
Weight - the calculation of the amount of cargo is made "in air" - this is done using the conversion... MORE
US - Automated Manifest System (AMS)
With effect from 2 April 2004 (4 March plus 30-day period of informed compliance i.e. compliance is required from... MORE
Delay in port - is demurrage the only remedy
Demurrage is a form of liquidated (fixed) damages for delay and arises once the laytime provided in a charterparty has... MORE
Shelltime 4, Clause 19 - The Ambor/Once
English High Court rules that the effect of clause 19 of Shelltime 4 is that charterers are not entitled to... MORE
Shelltime 4, Clause 24 - speed and consumption
INTERTANKO gives its opinion on a claim that was made by owners against their time charterers for over-performance. Charterers accepted... MORE