Three ships were banned from ParisMOU ports in just two days following multiple detentions.
On 15 July the Tanzanian-flagged M/V Ela, IMO8817813, was banned by Bulgaria. That same day M/V Orion-1, IMO7005683, flagged with Moldova was banned by Greece. On 16 July 2011 the M/V Navaga, IMO8817813, with St. Kitts and Nevis flag was banned by Italy. All three flags are on the Paris MoU “Black List”.
These bring the number of vessels banned from ParisMOU ports to 10 since the beginning of 2011 compared to three in 2010 and seven throughout the whole of 2009.