Wednesday, 16th September 2015

New Reinsurance subcommittee chairman appointed

Hugo Wynn Williams, Chairman of Thomas Miller, managers of the UK Club, the longest serving current member of the Group Reinsurance subcommittee and chairman of the subcommittee since 2009, has been succeeded as Reinsurance subcommittee chairman by Paul Jennings, Joint Managing Director, North P&I Group. At its recent meeting the subcommittee expressed its considerable thanks to the outgoing chairman for his valuable input and leadership of the committee over many years, and welcomed the incoming chairman, also a longstanding and experienced member of the subcommittee and key working groups.

As part of its annual review of the Group reinsurance programme structure, the subcommittee approved an increase in the individual club retention from US$ 9 million to US$ 10 million with effect from 20 February 2016. The retention was last increased from US$ 8 million to US$ 9 million in 2013."

20 Jan 2020

New industry Guidelines for the Carriage of Seed Cake in Containers

New Guidelines for the Carriage of Seed Cake in Containers have been published jointly by the International Group of P&I Clubs and the CINS (the Cargo Incident Notification System). The document is available to download.
16 Jan 2020

2019 International Group Regional Seminar for P&I Correspondents

The International Group has held five international conferences for P&I Correspondents. Reflecting the growing importance of the Asia Pacific region to shipping and the global economy, the International Group decided to hold its first Regional Seminar for P&I Correspondents at the Raffles City Convention Centre in Singapore on 4 December 2019.