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Check-weighing at terminal reveals industry non-compliance

Check-weighing at terminal reveals industry non-compliance

 

 

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Check-weighing at terminal reveals industry non-compliance

 

Victoria International Container Terminal (VICT) at Webb Dock has commenced check weighing export containers received against the Verified Gross Mass (VGM) provided by shippers and forwarders in 1-stop.
 
With four vessels now serviced, non-compliance remains alarmingly high with an average of 20% of export boxes mis-declared by a variance of 500kgs, while more than 8% of boxes were mis-declared by over a tonne.

 

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