News & Updates

The Port State Control Authorities of Asia-Pacific region (Tokyo MoU) have released their Annual Report 2019 together with the 3-year performance listings 2017-2019 for Recognized Organizations and Flag States.

Based on the published PSC information, in the year 2019, INSB Class received 28 Inspections with zero (0) RO related detentions (see below table 6 of Tokyo MoU report) being recorded. As in the past years of 2017 & 2018, it is noteworthy that INSB Class continued in 2019 its unbroken pattern of no RO related detentions being attributed.

In terms of the INSB Class 3-year performance overview for the period 2017-2019, (an extract from Tokyo MoU respective Annual Report 2019 can be found below), INSB Class recorded a total of 109 Inspections with zero (0) RO related detentions being attributed (see below table 12 of Tokyo MoU report).



Such scored PSC results highlight 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 2019 and 2017-2019 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 involved in 60-179 inspections with zero detentions are not included in that table)