Bangladesh is expected to become a more attractive recycling destination for owners insisting on green recycling as a third recycling facility at Chattogram is certified as being compliant with the Hong Kong International Convention for the Safe and Environmentally Sound Recycling of Ships.

Kabir Ship Recycling Facilities, part of the Kabir Group, has received certification from the Indian Register of Shipping, Bureau Veritas and ClassNK as being compliant with the International Maritime Organization’s Hong Kong Convention.