Regulation & Policy

Congress is considering stopping the siphoning of funding meant for ports.

APL has unveiled a new tool to help shippers understand SOLAS around the globe.

A rule change that enters force September 1 in Russia threatens shippers and foreign over-the-road transportation companies with increased costs.

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.