Shipping & maritime law newsletter – Issue No. 35 (November 2023)

The 35th issue of the shipping newsletter is now available.

In this issue:


  • Marine Money Athens 2023: Alternative means of finance in shipping
  • Jan Rossi joins commemorative event in Turkey
  • Sanctions – Impact on Shipping | Malta Focus

Articles & Publications

  • Shipping emissions reporting: The way forward
  • EU’s Carbon Border Adjustment Mechanism comes into effect
  • Shipping in Malta
  • Let’s stop taking the maritime industry for granted


  • Floating solar farms and the potential of Malta’s economic exclusive zone (EEZ)

MSD Notices

  • Amended EU MRV Regulation
  • Interim guidance on the use of biofuels under regulations 26, 27 and 28 of MARPOL annex VI (DCS and CI)
  • The Malta International Shipowners Association
  • Contact details of the Merchant Shipping Directorate
  • Manning guidelines during lay-up and/or wintering periods
  • Electronic records books & electronic bunker delivery notes for MARPOL related record keeping