Russian Maritime Register of Shipping to Carry Out Checks on Hellas Vessels

27 July 2009 (Last Updated July 27th, 2009 18:30)

Hellas has signed an agreement with the Russian Maritime Register of Shipping to enable Russian officials to carry out checks and controls on its shipping vessels, it has been announced. Greece's Minister of Mercantile Marine Anastasios Papaligouras said the Russian Register would have

Hellas has signed an agreement with the Russian Maritime Register of Shipping to enable Russian officials to carry out checks and controls on its shipping vessels, it has been announced.

Greece's Minister of Mercantile Marine Anastasios Papaligouras said the Russian Register would have access to the maritime force and its vessels.

The Greek shipping community will be able to capitalise on the Russian Maritime Register’s high levels of service and expertise, the minister said.