Sunderland Marine has become an established leader in the insurance of commercial fishing vessels, small passenger craft, tugs, barges and harbour service vessels as well as aquaculture risks by offering a comprehensive range of covers to protect Members interests.
Affirming our commitment to mutuality has allowed the Company to follow the ethos of providing exemplary service and protection, and first class security at an economic premium. Underwriting and claims staff are available 24 hours a day, seven days a week throughout the year.
Marine: Contact our marine hull underwriters for products and services, including cover for Hull & Machinery, Liability and associated risks.
Aquaculture: Contact our aquaculture department for products and services, including cover for stock, equipment and support craft.
Shark fin trade experiences sharp drop Hong Kong
The volume of shark fin products imported into Hong Kong in 2013 dropped from 8,285.1 tonnes to 5,412.2 tonnes, representing 34.7 per cent, according to the latest figures from the Census and Statistics Department.
Ocean acidification proves to have domino effect Australia
Researchers from the Australian Institute of Marine Science are currently studying the shallow volcanic CO2 seeps in eastern Papua New Guinea in Milne Bay Province to observe how ocean acidification is affecting the oceans.