“Sanix Ace” Obestain Inc. –v- National Mineral Development Corporation Ltd.

Dominic Kendrick QC

[1987] 1 Lloyd’s Rep. 465

Dominic Kendrick – Carriage by sea – Damage to cargo – Charterers sold cargo to sub-buyers – Property remained vested in charterers – Charterers obtained payment in full from sub-buyers – Cargo damaged by defective conditions of hatch coamings – Whether charterers could claim substantial damages from shipowners

Date added: January 26th, 1987

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Shipping, admiralty & transport