Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2005] All ER (D) 189 (Nov)
Neutral Citation: [2005] EWHC 2528 (Comm)
Court: Queen's Bench Division (Commercial Court)
Judge:

Christopher Clarke J

Representation Stewart Buckingham (instructed by Clyde & Co) for the claimant.
  Michael Ashcroft (instructed by Thomas Cooper & Stibbard) for the defendant.
Judgment Dates: 15 November 2005

Catchwords

Shipping - Carriage by sea - Breach of condition of contract - Estimated time of arrival of vessel - Claimant failing to make inquiries about conditions at load port - Vessel unable to berth due to adverse conditions - Whether claimant in breach of contract - Whether defendant entitled to terminate contract.

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