Cover letter requirement for petroleum product carriers

02 Feb 2023 / Turkey

Effective from 6 February, the Turkish Ministry of Transport and Infrastructure will require ships carrying petroleum products according to MAPROL Annex – 1 to submit the insurance letter issued by the vessel’s P&I covering its voyage and cargo.

This is the same practice also currently applied to crude oil carriers since 1 December 2022.

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