Göteborg: 8 June 2021

Cargo in focus: Soya beans

In collaboration with the cargo experts at CWA International, The Swedish Club has produced cargo advice to assist our members in the daily operation of their vessels.

This month, we wish to highlight the soya bean cargo advice. Soya beans are one of the most common cargoes involved in cargo claims suffered by bulk carriers.

Our correspondent Brazil P&I reports on high moisture levels in some soya bean cargoes shipped from Brazil this year. This factor, combined with the high ambient temperature typical for the region, requires special care. However, by adhering to the recommendations given in the advice, the risk of suffering a claim will be reduced.

To read the full article, click here.

Access all our cargo advice on Swedish Club online (SCOL).

For more information, please contact lossprevention@swedishclub.com.