Tokyo memorandum of understanding
We are signatories to a memorandum of understanding (MOU) on port State control for the Asia-Pacific region, known as the Tokyo MOU.
The Tokyo MOU came into effect in December 1993. The signatories are countries located in the Asia-Pacific region. The Tokyo MOU forms an intergovernmental organisation which meets to combat sub-standard shipping the in the Asia-Pacific region.
Read more about the Tokyo MOU.