Tag: North Korea

Impact & Regulations

US designates 6 shipping firms, 4 vessels for transporting North Korean coal

December 9, 2020

Via: Offshore Energy

The companies in question are China-based Weihai Huijiang Trade Ltd, UK-registered Always Smooth Ltd, UK-registered Good Siblings Ltd, Hong Kong-based Silver Bridge Shipping Co-HKG, Korea Daizin Trading Corporation which operates in North Korea and Vietnam and Vietnam-based Thinh Cuong Co […]

Impact & Regulations, Shipping

US Designates Two Shipping Firms for Evading North Korea Sanctions

March 27, 2019

Via: World Maritime News

The companies in question are Dalian Haibo International Freight and Liaoning Danxing International Forwarding, both of them based in China. According to OFAC, the action highlights the deceptive methods that the North Korean regime uses to circumvent international and US […]

Impact & Regulations, Shipping

US Sanctions 28 More Ships Linked to North Korea’s Sanction Evasion

February 26, 2018

Via: World Maritime News

The United States has imposed a new wave of sanctions against North Korea’s regime targeting the country’s shipping sector, which has been linked to several sanction evasion schemes. Twenty-eight ships are being blacklisted in addition to 27 entities, and one […]