21
Jan
Turkish Straits: Waiting Times

The Turkish Straits are among the most important maritime trade corridors in the world. Both the Bosporus and Dardanelles Straits comprise the Turkish Straits which together enable tens of thousands of vessels to pass through them yearly.

20
Jan
Panama Canal Transit

The waiting times displayed in the following report correspond to the maximum waiting time currently experienced by the vessels that are already in the queue, hence it should only be considered as a general reference.

19
Jan
Crew Change Impact

Waterfront Maritime Services is #joiningthedots to help our clients get their crew home safely from any port in the world, especially during this unprecedented and challenging COVID-19 induced environment.

19
Jan
Chile

The Undersecretary of Public Health, Paula Daza, announced that as of December 1st, 2021 all persons residing in Chile, regardless of their age, vaccination status or need to travel, will be able to leave the country without any type of restriction.

19
Jan
Ivory Coast

The Ivoirian government announced that effective December 7, all inbound air travelers will be subject to additional measures to control the spread of COVID-19, including mandatory rapid antigen testing upon arrival at Airport.

19
Jan
Bahrain

Crew change resumed in Bahrain from 04 Jan 2022 with strict protocols in place. Visa availability for crew would be as per the existing regulations (some restrictions are existing for certain nationalities which would be advised by immigration).

19
Jan
Sri Lanka

Crew Changes can now be performed by using Colombo Bandaranayake International Airport (BIA) as informed by the Ceylon Association of Shipping Agents (CASA). There is no need for prior approval from Foreign Secretary for arrival.

18
Jan
Peru

All crew with clearance to arrive to Peru shall report a full vaccination status with at least 14 days of anticipation to boarding or present a negative PCR Covid test with 72 hours in advance before boarding.