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February 2020

Novel Coronavirus


IMO Circular Letter No.4204

The purpose of this circular letter is to provide information and guidance, based on recommendations developed by the World Health Organization (WHO), on the precautions to be taken to minimize risks to seafarers, passengers and others on board ships from novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV).

The Circular Letter can be downloaded here.

As the situation regarding 2019-nCoV continues to develop, so does the advice and guidance from the World Health Organization and National Governments.

Owners, managers, master and seafarer are recommended to regularly check this advice and guidance.

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