“On International Maritime Conventions, never hurry” (the recent case of Spain)
1. Ratification of Rotterdam Rules»
Spain filed the ratification instrument with the depositary U.N. in New York the last 19th January 2011. In doing so, Spain is not only the first ratifying country in the European Union but also in the world. Even, ahead of the United States, the actual “consignee” of the UNCITRAL Convention.
José M. Alcántara Madrid, 18 July 2011
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