Blockchain technology is gaining a higher profile – but what is it and how might it affect the shipping industry?
The carriage of seed cake cargoes in bulk continues to cause confusion and the potential for misdeclaration remains high.
Change in regulation from the Australian authorities on AGM certification.
A new Loss Prevention Briefing on the Carriage of "Break-Bulk Cargoes" has been produced.
Press reports indicate the Government of Indonesia has relaxed the ore export ban that had previously been in place.
We have published a new Loss Prevention Briefing: “Carrying Coffee Beans in Containers”.
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.
Loading urea in China can have complications and claims arise regularly. In this article we look briefly at some of the main problems.
Update on the new SOLAS requirement for each container with cargo in to have a VGM declared by the shipper.
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.