September 26, 2020

Shipping

Information related to shipping in and around the DPRK

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10 N. Korean crewmen possibly repatriated from Mexico - local media

Crew left the Mu Du Bong ober the weekend, after some members applied for humanitarian visas

Leo Byrne July 7, 2015
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10 N. Korean crewmen possibly repatriated from Mexico - local media

Crew left the Mu Du Bong ober the weekend, after some members applied for humanitarian visas

Leo Byrne July 7, 2015
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N. Korean oil tankers movement indicates refinery, power plant presence

NK News ship tracker shows oil tankers visiting the facility, also visible on satellite imagery

Leo Byrne July 3, 2015
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North Korea expands its oil tanker fleet

Vessel tracker also shows visit from Russian tanker, indicating increasing shipments

Leo Byrne June 24, 2015
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Panama court sentences N.Korean sailors

Ruling overturns earlier acquittal, sentences captain, first mate to 12 years

Leo Byrne June 15, 2015
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North Korean crew of sanctioned vessel may be repatriated

Delegation in Mexico to arrange repatriation, no humanitarian visas in sight

Hamish Macdonald June 12, 2015
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N.Korean tankers take long way back to, from China

Long voyages, stretching capacity of North's vessels, indicates possible importance of cargo

Leo Byrne May 5, 2015
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Why has a North Korean ship been in Mexico for nine months?

Mexico undecided on what to do with sanctioned North Korean vessel, despite UN PoE recommendations

Leo Byrne April 14, 2015
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North Korea demands return of ship impounded in Mexico

Mu Du Bong vessel, sanctioned by UN, U.S. Treasury, has been in Mexican port since last July

NK News April 9, 2015

How to buy gas in North Korea

Military, ministries and black markets all involved in North Korea's shadowy gasoline distribution

Leo Byrne April 7, 2015