Port State Control Division (CG-CVC-2)

Foreign Vessels Denied Entry Into U.S. Ports

This policy letter outlines Coast Guard procedures for denying entry of certain foreign flagged commercial vessels into any port or place in the United States due to their history of operating in waters subject to U.S. jurisdiction in a substandard condition, outside acceptable standards In accordance with Commandant Instruction M16000.7B Marine Safety Manual.

Vessels Banned From Operating in the U.S.A
IMO Number   Vessel Name Flag Owner Date
9262950 PAC ATHENA Singapore Athena Maritime Pte Ltd 12/3/2019
7703235 COMMANDER Panama Breeze Shipping 4/16/2014
7033161 AC SANDINO Tanzania Nicaraguan Shipping Enterprise 9/1/2010
  (Ex: Island Intrepid) (Ex. St. Vincent) (Ex: Mercator Ship Management SA)  
This information will be updated by Commandant CG-CVC-2 as vessels are added or deleted

Revised December 12, 2019

Related Documents:
USCG CVC2 seal