January 3, 2018: UN, HMT add 4 to DPRK sanctions

Last Wednesday, under the authority of the United Nations and European Union Financial Sanctions (Linking) Regulations 2017, Her Majesty’s Treasury (HMT) added the following 4 cargo vessels: 

1. BILLIONS NO. 18

Other Information: IMO: 9191773. [Listing to be treated as temporary for 30 days from the date of listing by the UN or until the EU adds the new listing to an existing sanctions regulation (whichever is sooner) in accordance with Policing and Crime Act 2017] Listed on: 03/01/2018 Last Updated: 03/01/2018 Group ID: 13576.

2. RUNG RA 2

Other Information: IMO: 9020534 [Listing to be treated as temporary for 30 days from the date of listing by the UN or until the EU adds the new listing to an existing sanctions regulation (whichever is sooner) in accordance with Policing and Crime Act 2017] Listed on: 03/01/2018 Last Updated: 03/01/2018 Group ID: 13578.

3. RYE SONG GANG 1

Other Information: IMO: 7389704 [Listing to be treated as temporary for 30 days from the date of listing by the UN or until the EU adds the new listing to an existing sanctions regulation (whichever is sooner) in accordance with Policing and Crime Act 2017] Listed on: 03/01/2018 Last Updated: 03/01/2018 Group ID: 13579.

4. UL JI BONG 6

Other Information: IMO: 9114555 [Listing to be treated as temporary for 30 days from the date of listing by the UN or until the EU adds the new listing to an existing sanctions regulation (whichever is sooner) in accordance with Policing and Crime Act 2017] Listed on: 03/01/2018 Last Updated: 03/01/2018 Group ID: 13577.

to their sanctions against North Korea, after their addition by the relevant United Nations Sanctions Committee. Note that, since the UK is still part of the EU, the listings will expire in 30 days if the EU has not designated the vessels themselves.

Links:

HMT Notice

UN Press Release

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