October 17, 2018: UN, HMT add 3 cargo vessels to DPRK sanctions

On Wednesday, under the authority of the United Nations and European Union Financial Sanctions (Linking) Regulations, Her Majesty’s Treasury (HMT) added the following 3 cargo vessels: 

1. KUM UN SAN 3

Other Information: IMO: 8705539. The DPRK oil tanker KUM UN SAN 3 engaged in a ship-to-ship transfer, likely for oil, with the M/V NEW REGENT on June 7, 2018. (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: 17/10/2018 Last Updated: 17/10/2018 Group ID: 13718.

2. NEW REGENT

Other Information: IMO: 8312497. The M/V NEW REGENT engaged in a ship-to- ship transfer, likely for oil, with DPRK oil tanker KUM UN SAN 3 on June 7, 2018. (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: 17/10/2018 Last Updated: 17/10/2018 Group ID: 13717.

3. SHANG YUAN BAO

Other Information: IMO: 8126070. The merchant vessel M/V SHANG YUAN BAO engaged in a ship-to-ship transfer, likely for oil, with UN-designated DPRK vessel M/V PAEK MA on May 18, 2018. The SHANG YUAN BAO also engaged in a ship-to- ship transfer, likely for oil, with the DPRK vessel MYONG RYU 1 on June 2, 2018. (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: 17/10/2018 Last Updated: 17/10/2018 Group ID: 13716.

to their sanctions against North Korea.

Links:

HMT Notice

UN Press Release

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