Cargo

15/12/2017

Blockchain technology is gaining a higher profile – but what is it and how might it affect the shipping industry?

29/09/2017

The carriage of seed cake cargoes in bulk continues to cause confusion and the potential for misdeclaration remains high.

22/09/2017

Change in regulation from the Australian authorities on AGM certification.

01/02/2017

A new Loss Prevention Briefing on the Carriage of "Break-Bulk Cargoes" has been produced.

01/02/2017

Press reports indicate the Government of Indonesia has relaxed the ore export ban that had previously been in place.

01/02/2017

We have published a new Loss Prevention Briefing: “Carrying Coffee Beans in Containers”.

01/11/2016

In this article Alan Walker, Marine Market Sector Manager at coatings experts Safinah explores the measures that may be taken by Members to minimise problems related to cargo tank coatings.

19/10/2016

Loading urea in China can have complications and claims arise regularly. In this article we look briefly at some of the main problems.

21/09/2016

Update on the new SOLAS requirement for each container with cargo in to have a VGM declared by the shipper.

14/09/2016

In Signals 100, wet damage to containers in vessel was discussed and we are now experiencing similar problems on bulk carriers. This article considers hold flooding from a bulk carrier perspective.