On June 26, 2023, Bangladesh and Liberiaratified the Hong Kong Convention. With their ratification, the criteria forthe Convention’s entry into force were met, which is scheduled for June 26,2025.
Also, the revised 2023 guidelines(Res.MEPC.379(80)) were adopted at the 80th MEPC meeting. The Inventory ofHazardous Materials shall be managed and updated considering the revisedguidelines. (Key features: Inclusion of Cybutryne in the Inventory of HazardousMaterials.)
In relation to this, please note themeasures and details provided to comply with the relevant regulations.
1. 2023-IMO-03 (K).pdf
2. 2023-IMO-03 (E).pdf
3. Draft MEPC Resolution 379(80).pdf
4. Marine Operations Note 06-2023-Inventory of Hazardous Materials