CLASSIC MARITIME INC v LIMBUNGAN MAKMUR SDN BHD AND ANOTHER
 Lloyd's Rep. Plus 3
QUEEN’S BENCH DIVISION (COMMERCIAL COURT)
Before Mr Justice Teare
Charterparty - Contract of affreightment - Long-term contract for carriage of iron ore pellets from Brazil to Malaysia - Bursting of dam stopping production of iron ore - Owner claiming damages from charterer for failure to make shipments following dam burst - Whether charterer entitled to rely on force majeure clause - Whether owner entitled to substantial damages.