The Netherlands Signed the International Convention for the Recycling of Ships

The Netherlands has become the latest state to ratify the International Convention for the Safe and Environmentally Sound Recycling of Ships, 2009 (Hong Kong Convention), bringing it one step closer to entering into force.
The Dutch Minister of Infrastructure and Water Management Cora van Nieuwenhuizen presented the instrument of ratification to IMO Secretary-General Kitack Lim at a ceremony held in IMO Headquarters on Monday, December 9.
“We are very grateful to the Government of The Netherlands for their …