“Product Star” (No. 2) Abu Dhabi National Tanker Co. -v- Product Star Shipping Ltd.

Julia Dias QC

[1992] 2 All ER 20; [1991] 2 Lloyd’s Rep. 468, [1991] 2 Lloyd’s Rep. 508

Julia Dias – Charter-party (Time) – Repudiation – Unsafe port – Iran-Iraq war – Vessel ordered to load at Ruwais – Owners considered port to be dangerous – Whether owners entitled to disregard charterers’ orders – Whether Ruwais dangerous – Whether owners wrongfully repudiated charter – Damages

Date added: April 25th, 1991


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Shipping, admiralty & transport