Energy Efficiency Design Index or EEDI was formulated by IMO as an amendment to its crucial guidelines MARPOL ANNEX VI at the 62nd Marine Environmental Protection Committee meeting in 2011 and enforced from January 2013 onward.
Holland Container Innovations (HCI), a company based out of The Netherlands, introduced the concept of foldable containers in 2008. Are foldable containers a viable option compared to rigid ones. Let’s find out!
Imports and exports are monitored by laws enforced by a country’s Customs department, following government policies. Different countries have organizations that formulate guidelines and rules for imports and exports. Let us understand the customs clearance process in this article.
While at sea, Seafarers are vulnerable to natural calamities, maritime security threats, such as piracy or armed robbery against ships, wars, and conflicts. This article reviews the existing labour rights of seafarers when faced with these situations.
Lead time is critical to all businesses for planning their activities and for ensuring customer satisfaction. Most companies aim to achieve shorter lead times to streamline their operations.
Let’s delve into the factors that shippers consider to select container carriers -and understand how they influence the decision of which carrier to use and the relative importance of each element.
UNCLOS is an acronym for the United Nations Convention for the Law of the Sea. The convention is also sometimes referred to as the Law of the Sea Convention or the Law of the Sea treaty.
A liftgate is a hydraulic or a pneumatic platform attached to the rear of a vehicle that can be used to lower goods to the ground level or raise goods from a lower level to the level of the truck bed.
With this article, you will know about the pros, cons, and technical details that govern a maritime lien. With a wide array of information on the topic, this is your go-to article on everything to do with a maritime lien.