A valuable supplement to the IMSBC Code, containing cargo information and carriage requirements of solid bulk cargoes commonly transported. Amendment 05-19 (2020 edition) is the current Code in force as of 1 January 2021.
Introduction to the use of the content in the BIMCO Liquid Cargo Database
Bauxite cargoes are problematic cargoes capable of experiencing severe liquefaction if not carried in accordance with the requirements of the International Maritime Solid Bulk Cargoes ( IMSBC) Code. Providing the relevant guidance to guide members accordingly.
Transportation of highly toxic chemicals in the Yangtze River Basin is prohibited effective 1st March 2021 as per Yangtze River Protection Law.
Providing the significant changes under the Amendment 39-18, 2020 edition to the IMDG Code.
The IMDG Code, Amendment 39-18, 2018 edition, published by the International Maritime Organisation (IMO) is mandatory from 1 January 2020 and applicable for two years until the next edition of the IMDG Code becomes mandatory from 2022. The IMDG Code Supplement, 2018 edition, containing several related texts such as the EmS Guide and MFAG, replaces the previous 2014 edition.