CMA CGM SHIPPING LINE TO TIGHTEN RULES FOR SHIPPING PROTECTED SPECIES – BLACKLIST OF EXPORTERS AND BAN ON TIMBER EXPORTS FROM THE GAMBIA

On 9 July, Lloyds Loading List reported that the French container shipping line will toughen its rules for shipping protected species, draw up a blacklist of exporters suspected of illicit trafficking, and freezing timber exports from The Gambia to help prevent deforestation. Shippers must state whether a species is covered by CITES and provide the required export permits whenever animals or plants are carried.

https://www.lloydsloadinglist.com/freight-directory/news/CMA-CGM-tightens-rules-for-shipping-protected-species/76947.htm#.XwdRNxOSmM8

 

 

 

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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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