Regulation & Policy

Trucking, shipping interests attack use of data they call flawed in proposed motor carrier ratings.

Shippers, marine terminals and container lines could get some leeway in the first three months of the new SOLAS container weighing rule.

Shippers and freight forwarders are confused over how to comply with an international container weight verification rule that comes into effect on July 1.

The new SOLAS regulation could increase costs in more ways than expected.

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OOCL has warned its customers of the complications and penalties they face if they fail to comply with the SOLAS container weight rule.

The world's container supply chain remains concerned at a lack of clarity around the SOLAS verified gross mass ruling.

A U.S. Coast Guard Marine Board of Investigation bore down on ABS “outsourced” inspection processes this past week.

Hamburg Sud will use the platform of Inttra, the U.S.-based shipping electronic marketplace, to ensure compliance with the international container weight regulation that comes into effect on July 1.

D.C. infrastructure backers and policy experts think part of the answer to the woes of the U.S. freight network is a tax on the transportation cost of goods.

The Port of Charleston has changed its mind on its previously announced SOLAS policy.