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APPENDIX 1 Details of cargo carrying regimes of various nations (as at 25 March 1994)

Algeria ................................................... * Angola ........................................................................... * Antigua and Barbuda ..................................................... * Anguilla Argentina ................. 400 pesos gold ....................................................................... 3 Australia ........................................................................ * ................... * .............. 3 Austria .................................................................................................................... 4 Bahamas ................................................ * Bangladesh .............................................................................................................. * Barbados ............................................... * ............................................................. * Belgium.......................................................................... * ................... 2 Belize ..................................................... * Bermuda ........................................................................ * Bolivia ................................................... * Botswana ................................................................................................................ * Brazil ....................... Commercial Code 1850 applies, Article 102, 103 .................. 4 Burkina Faso ......................................................................................... * Cameroon United Rep............................................................................................. * Canada .......................................................................... * ..................................... 3 Cape Verde Islands ................................................................................ * Chile ....................................................................................................................... * China (PRC) ............ Maritime Code .................................................... 7 .............. 7 Colombia ................. Not signatory: Commercial Code applies parts of Hague Rules Croatia .................................................. * Cuba ...................................................... * Cyprus ................................................... * Denmark ........................................................................ * ................... 2 ............. 4 Dominican Rep ...................................... * ............................................................. 4 Ecuador ......................................................................... * ..................................... 4 Egypt, Arab Rep of .................................................................................................. * Estonia .................................................. *

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Fiji ........................... Gold value ............ * Finland .......................................................................... * ................... 2 .............. 4 France ............................................................................ * ................... 2 .............. 3 Gambia .................................................. * Germany ........................................................................ * ..................................... 4 Ghana .................................................... * ............................................................. 4 Gibraltar ............................................................................................... 2 Goa........................................................ * Greece ...................... 8,000 Drachmas .................................................. * .............. *

(National law equivalent) Grenada ................................................. * Guinea ................................................... * ............................................................. * Guyana .................................................. * ............................................................. * Holy See ......................................................................... * ................... * .............. 4 Hong Kong ........................................................................................... 2 Hungary ................................................ * ............................................................. * India ........................ Gold value Indonesia ................. Commercial Code 6 Iran ........................................................ * Ireland ..................... 100 ...................... * Isle of Man Israel ........................ pgf ....................... * Italy ............................................................................... * ................... 2 Ivory Coast ............................................ * .............................................................. Jamaica .................................................. * Japan ....................... 1 June 1993 .................................. * ................... * .............. 5 Kenya .................................................... * ............................................................. * Kingdom of Serbia ......................................................... * Kiribati .................................................. * Korea ........................................ Commercial Code .............................. 8 Kuwait ................................................... * Lebanon ........................................................................ * ..................................... * Lesotho ................................................................................................................... * Liberia Maritime law ............................................................................ * Luxemburg .................................................................... * ................... *

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Malagasy Rep ........................................ * Madagascar ........................................... * ........................................... * .............. 4 Malay, Fed States of ... * Malay, Non-Fed State of ......................... * Malaysia .................. Gold value ............................................................................. 4

except Sabah, Sarawak R850 Malawi ................................................................................................................... * Mauritius ............................................... * Mauritania ..................................................................... * Mexico .................... Contractual limitation ........................................................... 4 Monaco ................................................. * Morocco ................................................................................................................. * Mozambique ......................................... * Naura .................................................... * Netherlands ............. pgf ............................................... * ................... * New Zealand ........... NZ$200 ................................................................................ 3 Nigeria ..................... Gold value ............ * ............................................................. * North Borneo ........................................ * Norway ......................................................................... * ................................... 2 4 Palestine ................................................. * Pakistan ................... Gold value ............................................................................. 4 Panama ................................................................................................................... 4 Papua New Guinea .... * Paraguay ........................................................................ * Peru ......................... Gold value ............ * Philippines ............... USA COGSA ................................ * ..................................... 4

Limit US$500 Poland ........................................................................... * ................... 2 Portugal ................... Esc 12,000 ........... * ........................................... * .............. 4 Romania ................................................ * ............................................................. * Saint Lucia ............................................. * Sao Tome and Principe ........................... * Sarawak ................................................. * Senegal ................................................... * ............................................................. * Seychelles ............................................... *

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Sierra Leone ........................................... * ............................................................. * Singapore ................. S$1,563 65p/4 69kg ..................... * ................... * .............. 4 Slovakia .................................................................................................................. 4 Solomon Islands ..................................... * Somalia .................................................. * South Africa ............. pgf Spain ....................... 161 pesetas .......................................................... * .............. 1 Sri Lanka ....................................................................... * St Christopher and Nevis ................................................ * St Vincent and the Grenadines ........................................ * Sweden .......................................................................... * ................... * .............. 4 Switzerland .............. 1pgf=0 27095 francs ........................................... * .............. 1 Syria, Arab Rep of ................................................................................. * .............. * Taiwan ..................... NT$9,000(Applies USA COGSA) Tanzania ................................................................................................................. * Tanganyika ............................................ * Thailand .................. Not signatory Timor Timores ................................................. * Togo Tonga ............................................................................ * Trinidad and Tobago .............................. * Tunisia .................................................................................................................... * Turkey ................................................... * Tuvalu ................................................... * Uganda ................................................................................................................... * United Kingdom ............................................................ * ................... 2 Uruguay ......................................................................... * USA ......................... $500 .................... * ............................................................. 4 USSR ....................... R250 Venezuela ................. Contractual limit ................................................................... 4 Yugoslavia ............... D40 000 ............... * Zaire .............................................................................. * ..................................... 4 Zambia ................................................................................................................... *