On July 1, 2016, a new SOLAS (Safety of Life at Sea convention of the International Maritime Organization or IMO) takes effect requiring shippers to verify the gross mass of a container carrying cargo.
We are here to help answer questions and guide you through the process. If you have any questions, please feel free to reach out to us.
Below is a helpful infographic from the Journal of Commerce explaining how the new SOLAS requirements will work:
Prior to July 1, 2016, we will guide you on the appropriate paperwork needed to be in compliance.