The UNITED STATE Treasury’s Office of Foreign Asset Control OFAC the other day marked 2 even more delivery business and also 2 ships as splitting Venezuela permissions. It additionally took out the classifications previously troubled 2 various other business and also ships.
Delos Voyager Shipping Ltd is the signed up proprietor of the Panamanian- flagged petroleum vessel Delos Voyager (IMO 9273052).
OFAC states that Delos Voyager crammed about 515,000 barrels of Venezuelan crude in mid-January 2020 and also supplied it to Qingdao, China, in February 2020. Delos Voyager filled a 2nd freight of 515,000 barrels at Amuay Bay in late March 2020 and also supplied it to one more vessel near Malaysia in mid-May 2020.
Romina Maritime Co Inc is the signed up proprietor of the Liberian- flagged petroleum vessel Euroforce (IMO 9251585).
Euroforce crammed about 500,000 barrels of Venezuelan crude in mid-March 2020, and also moved the freight to one more vessel in the South China Sea in late May 2020.
The Equasis information base provides some understanding right into that really runs these vessels.
Delos Voyager‘s ISM Manager is Cyprus- basedColumbia Shipmanagement It is classified by DNV GL and also its P&I insurance company is the London Club.
Euroforce‘s ship supervisor/ business supervisor as well as additionally its ISM supervisor is Piraeus, Greece, headquartered Eurotankers,Inc It is classified with Bureau Veritas and also its P&I insurance company is the West of England Shipowners Club,
OFAC has actually provided those giving solutions to both vesssels a due date to cut their links. It states:
“Concurrent with this action, OFAC is issuing a general license that authorizes certain transactions and activities that are ordinarily incident and necessary to the wind down of transactions involving these entities and vessels through 12:01 am eastern daylight time, July 21, 2020.”
ASSENTS RAISED ON 2
In enhancement to today’s classifications, OFAC is delisting 2 business, Afranav Maritime Ltd and also Seacomber Ltd, along with 2 vessels, the Athens Voyager (IMO 9337391) and also the Chios I (IMO 9792187). OFAC marked both business on June 2, 2020, for running in the oil field of the Venezuelan economic climate. On the exact same day, OFAC determined both vessels as obstructed residential or commercial property. Following their classifications, both business have actually devoted to improved risk-based permissions conformity programs based upon the design OFAC has actually advised in its released support and also promised to stop participation in the oil field of the Venezuelan economic climate as long as the Maduro program stays in power.
OFAC states that the delisting activity “supports the statement that U.S. sanctions need not be permanent. Sanctions are intended to bring about a positive change of behavior, as identified in the case of these maritime entities. The United States has made clear that the removal of sanctions is available for individuals and entities designated under E.O. 13692 or E.O. 13850, both as amended, who, among other things, take concrete and meaningful actions to restore democratic order, refuse to take part in human rights abuses, speak out against abuses committed by the illegitimate Maduro regime, cease involvement in the oil, gold, financial, and defense and security sectors of the Venezuelan economy, or combat corruption in Venezuela.”