Is the future of freight green..?? This shared infographic from Freightera shows you the options and makes you think..Click here to read more » » »
As you may be aware, the IMO, has announced that the IMDG Code, 2016 Edition comes into force on 1 January 2018 for two years..
During 2017, shippers and carriers may opt to use the provisions of IMDG Code 38th amendment (38-16) or 37th Amendment (37-14)..
Currently the IMDG Code 2014 Edition which came into force on 1st January 2016 is being used and the IMDG Code Supplement, 2014 Edition will remain valid until further notice..
So what is this IMDG Code 38th amendment (38-16) all about..??Click here to read more » » »
From time to time, some people come into your life to make a deep impact.. While it is customary to write about the positive impact that some people make on your life, some times, we must also talk about people that create a misguided and negative impact in people’s life..
But some times, we must also talk about people that create a misguided and negative impact in people’s life..Click here to read more » » »
Are table tennis balls considered Dangerous Goods..?? You may wonder why is this even a question as it is a teeny tiny table tennis that many people from children to adults use in schools, colleges, resorts, community centers etc etc.. Well, as per Shashi Kallada this question has been asked many times by shippers,…Click here to read more » » »
Article outlining all that we need to know about Dangerous Goods segregation.. Courtesy of Shashi Kallada – IMDG Code Compliance CentreClick here to read more » » »
Current and innovative ideas in shipping deserves to be shared and below is one such great idea (originally published in Bloomberg Businessweek) relating to the shipping of lobster which I am sharing here for everyone’s interest..Click here to read more » » »
This is an update to my previous article reg SOLAS VGM – South Africa Version with some crucial information shared from FTW Online..Click here to read more » » »
Just like me (and am sure many others), Shome Moitra a Business Development | Strategy | Consultative Sales Professional is also surprised and amazed at how disconnected the maritime, shipping and freight industry is to rest of the world especially since everything we use has a connection to this industry..Click here to read more » » »
A very interesting infographic detailing 40 obscure laws relating to shipping and trade that has been implemented across the world..Click here to read more » » »
Couldn’t resist sharing below article from The Maritime Executive.. Original article maybe found here – http://www.maritime-executive.com/article/apm-opens-most-advanced-container-terminal..
The future of ports and terminal management.. Well done to the Netherlands and APM for this pioneering moment in container handling.. Especially impressed with how the environmental impact has been contained..Click here to read more » » »