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Commentary

Ahead of the SOLAS container weight mandate its important to ask yourself these questions: Will you purchase weighing equipment to use Method 1 or 2? Will you purchase a service from others and pay by the container? Will you purchase the equipment and provide the service for others and potentially yourself?

News & Analysis

SOLAS verified gross mass VGM IMO container weights
05 May 2016
U.K. shippers planning to weigh the contents and packaging of a container before adding that sum to the tare weight to gain the verified gross mass will have to pay a fee.
05 May 2016
JOC Senior Content Editor Alessandra Barrett and Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer of FedEx Trade Networks Dr. Udo Lange discuss how e-commerce is shaping shipping and logistics now, and how it will continue to shape the industry in the future as the gap between e-commerce and traditional commerce narrows.
04 May 2016
Damco profit jumped triple digits in the first quarter.
04 May 2016
DP World said in a notice to customers in the United Arab Emirates that it had determined how it will enable SOLAS compliance in the UAE and at what cost.
04 May 2016
A slower economy has not necessarily driven less-than-truckload carriers off the road.
03 May 2016
Allcargo Logistics, the parent of global non-vessel-operating common carrier ECU Line, plans to more than double annual revenue.
02 May 2016
CEVA Logistics posted a positive performance in the first quarter despite tough market conditions.
29 Apr 2016
The U.S. Coast Guard Thursday gave its stamp of approval to two alternative methods for obtaining certified container weights to comply with new international regulations.
29 Apr 2016
Yusen Logistics Co.’s group net profit was shaped by an uneven performance across its business segments and geographic regions.
29 Apr 2016
Gati Ltd., India’s leading express distribution and supply chain solutions provider, saw its group net income decline in fiscal year 2015 to 2016.