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  • 4 International annual conference of RUMI «Marine insurance in Russia 2014»

    Dates:   2014 November 20

    Venue: The Ritz-Carlton, Moscow

    Organizer: Russian Union of Marine Insurers (RUMI)

    Organizing committee: Media Group PortNews

    General media partner: Marine Insurance Journal

    The Russian Union of Marine Insurers (RUMI) invites you to join working sessions of the 4th International RUMI Annual Conference — Marine Insurance in Russia 2014.

    The conference takes place amid many exciting and significant developments in the shipping and insurance markets, in particular affecting the Russian sphere.Just a short time ago, an important new National Shipping Chamber was established in Russia through the merger of the Association of Shipping Companies and the Union of Russian Shipowners, with 110 Russian businesses, covering some 21m dwt, as initial members.

    International insurance markets are contending with high-value claims, and there will be an overview of how the challenge is being met and of likely future trends.

    Other essential topics for expert presentations and lively debate will include:

    • New legal conventions on the way — what lies ahead, and what will be the impact on insurance terms and conditions

    • Market developments in Russia — since January 2013 it has been compulsory for vessels in Russian inland waters to carry P&I cover, and we shall hear how this is working in practice

    • NOx and SOx environmental programmes and their potential impact on insurance cover

    • Economic effect of sanctions

    • Arctic Shipping and the IMO Polar Code

    Join us for a gathering that has become a key event in the global insurance calendar!


    Tel./fax +7 (812) 570-78-03, 570-78-02

    Please contact us to register and book the hotel by special rates E-mail: snitko@portnews.ru