On Thursday 22nd November the Spanish Official State Gazette (No. 282) published the Ballast Water Management Convention adopted the 13th February 2004. This Convention was ratified by Spain by means of Instrument of Ratification dated 20 July 2005 and will enter into force on 8th September 2017.

Please click here to read the news published by our Firm on the occasion of Finland’s accession on 8th September 2016 triggering the entry into force of the Convention.

To view the Instrument of Ratification published by the Spanish Official State Gazette please click here.