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The decision of the meeting on the theme: "Ensuring safe pilotage of the vessels (LNG carriers, tankers, etc.) with dangerous cargo in port areas and on complex (including the Arctic) routes. Modern threats"
Material posted: Gornova Anna M.Publication date: 09-02-2019
More than 80% (10 billion tons) of world trade is carried by sea. According to IMO 90% of all accidents of ships in the oceans takes place in the 50-mile coastal zone, and most of them are in Straits, narrow waters, in ports and approaches to them, which greatly increases the negative environmental consequences of such incidents for the population of coastal cities and the economy of coastal States.

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