US SANCTIONS STRAND IRAN SHIPS FERRYING CORN FROM BRAZIL

On 19th July, Bloomberg reported that at least 2 Iranian vessels set to carry Brazilian corn are stranded off the Latin American nation’s coast because they can’t get fuel.   State-controlled oil company Petrobras said it won’t supply the ships due to the risk of breaching US sanctions.

https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2019-07-19/u-s-sanctions-strand-iranian-ships-ferrying-corn-from-brazil

 

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Author: raytodd2017

Chartered Legal Executive and former senior manager with Isle of Man Customs and Excise, where I was (amongst other things) Sanctions Officer (for UN/EU sanctions), Export Licensing Officer and Manager of the Legal-Library & Collectorate Support Section

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