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Be ready for SOLAS as the deadline emerges

After much debate and discussion the SOLAS amendment, introducing the mandatory weighing of containers, comes into force on Friday, 1 July 2016.

Six-month high for service reliability

Ocean carriers achieved a six-month high for liner service reliability in May, according to Carrier Performance Insight, the online schedule reliability tool provided by Drewry Supply Chain Advisors.

Urgent warning for those expecting a 'grace period' on VGM

In light of recent confusion around the IMO's perceived 'grace period', ICHCA would like to share with you an Information paper which will provide clarity on the impending VGM regulations.

Training

By booking a course you are bound by BIFA Training Terms & Conditions. Note that any quoted prices will always exclude VAT.
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Mon 11 Jul
09:00 AM

Dangerous Goods by Air (DGA1)

This course is held over three days and is mandatory for all staff involved in the packing, document...
BIFA HQ, Feltham TW13 7EP - Training Rooms 123
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Mon 11 Jul
09:00 AM

Dangerous Goods by Road (DGR1)

Who should take this course: Anyone who prepares or has anything to do with the shipping of danger...
FELTHAM - St Giles Hotel (Feltham)
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Tue 12 Jul
09:00 AM

Dangerous Goods by Road - Revalidation (DGR2)

Who should attend this course: Those who have attended the full course and need to keep their know...
FELTHAM - St Giles Hotel (Feltham)

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Liverpool 2 nearly finished.. MSC berthing trial complete https://t.co/Ple6FsS2ly
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BIFA Members meeting in Liverpool today https://t.co/lp6cGYsK9i
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Robert Keen @BIFA_DG

Loadstar today - Consolidation 'inevitable' as freight forwarders see challenges grow as market shrinks https://t.co/E6kbSxSGm9
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Be ready for SOLAS as the deadline emerges. https://t.co/59sfIitgoP #SOLAS #VGM
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Six-month high for service reliability. https://t.co/YqfJTon750
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Help Shape BIFA’s Training Schedule for 2017. https://t.co/0O2VGLRu91
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UCC / AEO
UCC / AEO
UNION CUSTOMS CODE & AUTHORISED ECONOMIC OPERATOR
The UCC is being introduced across the European Union (EU) on 1 May 2016. There’ll be a number of changes to how goods cross EU borders and some transitional arrangements will operate until 2020.
SOLAS
SOLAS
THE VERIFIED GROSS MASS OF A CONTAINER CARRYING CARGO
The amendment to SOLAS VI Regulation 2 being introduced on 1 July 2016 expands on how the gross mass of cargo carried in units including tare weight of the container, must be verified.
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