MSC Mediterranean Shipping Company S.A. v Glencore International AG

Shipping – Carriage by sea. The Court of Appeal, Civil Division, dismissed the defendant's appeal against the judge's decision that it was liable to the claimant for damages for breach of contract, bailment and conversion, following the misappropriation of its cargo. Provision of pin codes under an electronic release system had not constituted delivery of goods or the provision of a delivery order, within the meaning of the bill of lading.

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