SOLAS container verified gross mass regulations become effective 1st July 2016

Wednesday, March 23, 2016

The International Maritime Organization (IMO) has adopted new regulations under the Safety of Life at Sea Convention (SOLAS) that require shippers to

provide a verified gross mass (VGM) for every container prior the container being loaded on a vessel. These new requirements become effective

worldwide on 1st July 2016.

For more info click here. The International Maritime Organization