Panama Canal implements Green Vessel Classification System for Sustainable Shipping
Panama Flash! Panama Canal Green Vessel Classification As part of the Panama Canal Green Route Plan 2050 and the Carbon Neutrality Commitment by the year 2030, the Panama Canal Authority (ACP) announces the implementation of the Green Vessel Classification System. For this purpose, three internationally recognized criteria have been identified: 1) Energy Efficiency Design Index, […]
Clarification to Changes in the Booking Periods and Slot Distribution for Neopanamax Vessels
PANAMA FLASH! – Subsequent to our Panama Flash February 24th, 2023 clarifying some of the changes in the slot distribution and booking period. The Panama Canal Authority issued the Advisory ADV06-2023. In response to several inquiries regarding the changes to the Transit Reservation System rules announced in Advisory to Shipping A-05-2023 of the Panama Canal […]
Comparison for the booking regulation before and after March 1st, 2023
PANAMA FLASH! – Modifications to the Booking Periods and Slot Distribution for Neopanamax Vessels Panama City – February 24th, 2023 | The Panama Canal Authority (ACP) announced February 17th, 2023, some modification and slot distribution for the Neopanamax transit reservation system. Please find additional clarifications. Below the table comparison for the booking regulation before and […]
Update to the Panama Canal customer code procedure
The Panama Canal Authority (ACP) published today the new version of the Customer Code procedure which includes the following changes.
Panama Canal Authority issued a revision to the advisory to shipping announcing scheduled lane outage
Revision to the Advisory to shipping ADV-21-2022 informing scheduled lane outage at Miraflores for maintenance The Panama Canal Authority issued a revision to the advisory to shipping ADV-21-2022 with the below modifications highlighted. Beginning at 0001 hours on Tuesday, July 12, 2022, until 2359 hours on Wednesday, July 20, 2022 (9 days), the East lane […]
Implementation of Fuel Surcharge to launch boats – March 11th, 2022
Due to the continued increase in the fuel, some launch boat companies have informed that will be obliged to implement fuel surcharges effective March 15th, 2022.