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Port State control report 2017

Wednesday 11 April 2018

The Port State Control (PSC) Report for the 2017 calendar year is now available.

Bottom of the Port State control report 2018 cover. Collage of port photo and geometric designs.

The report outlines ship inspections and detentions by type, location, and flag State. It provides a 10-year summary of inspection, detentions and deficiency rate and a summary of shipping industry activity for 2017.                                                                          

PSC inspection results for 2017 indicate a fall in the detention rate. The decrease in the detention rate and low number of deficiencies per inspection emphasises the benefit in maintaining a consistent, firm, but fair, PSC inspection regime                                                                 

Read the report for full details.