International Transportation Regulations

Containers from more than 30 countries and the U.S. that have recorded cases of the Zika virus are now subject to extra scrutiny from Chinese regulators.
24 Aug 2016
Many U.S. exporters are still confused  about how to meet Chinese rules aimed at preventing the spread of the Zika virus.
04 Jun 2016
Too few Russian exporters have applied to the government for the use of Method 2 under SOLAS.
Stakeholders are urging the FMC to make a decision about a SOLAS discussion group.
03 Jun 2016
Pressure is building on U.S. maritime regulators to quickly decide whether ports and container lines can hash out details on a strategy that could dramatically simplify exporters’ meeting the SOLAS container weight rule.
SOLAS VGM container weights Los Angeles Long Beach Oakland
02 Jun 2016
The associations representing marine terminal operators in Los Angeles-Long Beach and Oakland made an important announcement regarding their position on SOLAS.
02 Jun 2016
The U.S. parcel giant expressed frustration, not only with the patchwork of guidance policies from individual nations, but from individual terminal operators as well.
Kuehne + Nagle has laid out its SOLAS VGM policy.
02 Jun 2016
Freight forwarder to charge more to customers that don't use company portal.
01 Jun 2016
French container line offers online page to help customers.
31 May 2016
A group of ports and maritime authorities questioning whether too light a touch will be taken starting July 1.
26 May 2016
The Port of Felixstowe, the busiest in the United Kingdom, has outlined pricing for its container weighing service.
26 May 2016
Another terminal operator will offer container weighing services to help shippers comply with VGM rules.
24 May 2016
APL has unveiled a new tool to help shippers understand SOLAS around the globe.
23 May 2016
Shippers, marine terminals and container lines could get some leeway in the first three months of the new SOLAS container weighing rule.