News & Updates

The Port State Control Authorities of Asia-Pacific region (Tokyo MoU) have released their Annual Report 2018 together with the 3 year performance listings 2016-2018 for Recognized Organizations and Flag States.

Based on the published PSC information, in the year 2018, INSB Class received 43 Inspections with zero (0) RO related detentions being recorded. As in the past years of 2016 & 2017, it is noteworthy that INSB Class continued in 2018 its unbroken pattern of no RO related detentions being attributed.

In terms of the INSB Class 3-year performance overview for the period 2016-2018, (an extract from TOKYO MOU respective Annual Report 2018 can be found below) INSB recorded a total of 111 Inspections with zero (0) RO related detentions been attributed.


Such scored PSC results highlights INSB Class’s strong commitment and continued dedication for quality shipping to sustain positive PSC performance in the long term.

The Tokyo MoU Annual Report 2018 and 2016-2018 performance listings can be downloaded directly by Tokyo MoU website:




INSB Class not listed in the RO performance table (Table 13, pages 47-48 of the Annual Report) since has less than the needed  number  of inspections  (i.e. ROs involving 60-179 inspections with zero detention are not included in this table)