Security Updates

Ukraine Crisis Update (15 March 2022)

As of 15 March, Ukrainian ports remain closed as the war in Ukraine has severely impacted shipping in the Black Sea and has had broad consequences for international transport and global supply chains.

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Ukraine Crisis Update (14 March 2022)

As of 14 March, Ukrainian ports remain closed as the war in Ukraine has severely impacted shipping in the Black Sea and has had broad consequences for international transport and global supply chains. The UK Defence Ministry has reported that Russian naval forces have effectively cut Ukraine off from maritime trade by controlling its Black Sea coast.  

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Ukraine Crisis Update (11 March 2022)

As of 11 March, Ukrainian ports remain closed as the war in Ukraine has severely impacted shipping in the Black Sea and has had broad consequences for international transport and global supply chains. Dozens of cargo ships remain stranded at the Ukrainian port of Mykolaiv, according to shipping trackers. There continues to be a high risk of collateral damage for any ships transiting in the Black Sea.

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Ukraine Crisis – Update (10 March 2022)

As of 10 March, Ukrainian ports remain closed as the war in Ukraine has severely impacted shipping in the Black Sea and has had broad consequences for international transport and global supply chains. Dozens of cargo ships remain stranded at the Ukrainian port of Mykolaiv, according to shipping trackers. There continues to be a high risk of collateral damage for any ships transiting in the Black Sea. The International Maritime Organization is set to hold an emergency session on 10 – 11 March to address the war’s impact on the shipping community following requests from numerous governments.  

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War in Ukraine – Update (8 March 2022)

As of 7 March, the Joint War Committee (JWC) at Lloyd’s of London has updated the Russian and Ukrainian sections of the northern Black Sea and Sea of Azov to its list of areas with an elevated likelihood of war, piracy or terrorism.

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