International Transportation Regulations

28 Jun 2016
How containers moving to on-dock ramps will be weighed is still being worked out just days before the rule takes effect Friday.
19 May 2016
The Port of Charleston has changed its mind on its previously announced SOLAS policy.
19 May 2016
Container lines and U.S. ports have asked the U.S. maritime regulator for permission to get together to craft a common strategy for dealing with SOLAS.
19 May 2016
Congressional pressure is intensifying on stakeholders in the containerized supply chain to find an agreeable response to the SOLAS rule.
SOLAS verified gross mass VGM IMO container weights
18 May 2016
A cottage industry providing new products aimed at saving them money and eliminating frustration has emerged.
SOLAS verified gross mass VGM IMO container weights
17 May 2016
A group of U.S. agriculture exporters rejected container lines’ recent attempt to mollify concerns over the legal liabilities of inaccuracies in the container tare weight when generating a verified gross mass under the new SOLAS container weight rule.
SOLAS verified gross mass VGM IMO container weights
17 May 2016
Latin America and Caribbean terminal operators will face different national rules regarding the SOLAS container weight verification rule, adding another layer of difficulty to an already tricky process.
SOLAS verified gross mass VGM IMO container weights India
16 May 2016
India has passed much-awaited legislation that clears the way for the July 1 implementation of new container weight rules set by the International Maritime Organization’s SOLAS mandate.
16 May 2016
With less than two months before the SOLAS container-weighing rule takes effect, questions of the strength and scale of the enforcement’s bite in the U.S. are mounting.
SOLAS verified gross mass VGM IMO container weights disruption enforcement
16 May 2016
Don’t be surprised by disruption when the International Maritime Organization's newest SOLAS rule takes effect July 1.
Rotterdam SOLAS APM Terminals
16 May 2016
APM Terminals has added additional ports to the 29 where it said it would be offering weighing services to enable SOLAS compliance.
13 May 2016
Hutchison Port Holdings laid out how it will handle the SOLAS container weight rule when it takes effect July 1.