|December 09, 2015
IMDG Code Amendment 37-14 Becomes Mandatory from January 1, 2016
Dear Valued Customer,
The mandatory rules of the new International Maritime Dangerous Goods Code 2014 Edition (IMDG Code Amendment 37-14) will come into force on January 1, 2016 for two years and OOCL would like advise all customers to prepare and be ready for this new edition. The current IMDG Code terms of 36-12 will phase out of use on December 31, 2015.
In the new IMDG Code Amendment 37-14 there are numerous updates which include, but not limited to, the following important and notable areas:
Customers are strongly recommended to check with official sources for the full IMDG Code details and must declare accurate cargo nature and all relevant information to carriers according to Amendment 37-14 from January 1, 2016 onwards.
Thank you for your kind attention to help ensure a safer industry.
IMDG Code FAQs by IMDG Support
Summary of 2014 Changes by IMDG Support