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Cebu Port Authority rewrites rules on verified gross mass

Cebu Port Authority rewrites rules on verified gross mass

Sep. 17 | The Cebu Port Authority (CPA) has issued a new policy revising the implementation of the Safety of Life at Sea (SOLAS) Convention verified gross mass (VGM) requirement at Cebu ports, designating an authorized cargo-handling service provider to conduct...

PPA compliant with new SOLAS rule on mandatory verification of box weight

PPA compliant with new SOLAS rule on mandatory verification of box weight

Nov. 22 | Philippine ports are ready for the implementation of the International Maritime Organization (IMO) requirement to mandatorily verify weight of packed containers from July 2016, according to the Philippine Ports Authority (PPA). PPA Port Operations Services...

Carriers gear up for int’l policy on container weight verification

Carriers gear up for int’l policy on container weight verification

Sep. 21 | Foreign shipping lines operating in the Philippines have started preparing for the application by middle next year of a new international law promoting safety of life at sea by requiring shippers to verify the gross mass of packed containers before these...