June 2016 - Verified Gross Mass (VGM) required as of July 1st, 2016. No VGM – No Shipment

Following our communication of February and April  2016 regarding the implementation of the new Safety of Life at Sea (SOLAS) requirement for the verification of container weights, we now can provide further details.

Please see our latest customer advisory  “Verified Gross Mass (VGM) required as of July 1st, 2016”

April 2016 - Verified Gross Mass (VGM) required as of July 1st, 2016. No VGM – No Shipment

Following our communication of February 2016 regarding the implementation of the new Safety of Life at Sea (SOLAS) requirement for the verification of container weights, we now can provide further details.

Please see our customer advisory “Verified Gross Mass (VGM) required as of July 1st, 2016”

February 2016 - Safety of Life at Sea (SOLAS) Convention - New Regulation

A new regulation has been passed to improve safety and the Verified Gross Mass (VGM) of packed containers must be submitted to the carrier prior to loading.

For more details see our customer advisory ‘Weight of containers needs to be verified’

December 2015 – SAIL GmbH has been awarded the ‘Hamburg Family Seal’

SAIL has been awarded the „Hamburg Family Seal” by the ‘Hamburg Families’ Alliance’ for being a family friendly workplace.

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February 2014 - SAIL GmbH has been awarded with the Authorized Economic Operator status

SAIL GmbH has been awarded with the Authorized Economic Operator (AEO-F) status by the Customs Authority Hamburg, Germany

The AEO program is a core part of a framework of standards to secure global trade issued by the World Customs Organization, and is recognized throughout the European Union.

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January 2014 - SAIL LLC has been awarded as a certified partner of the Customs-Trade Partnership against Terrorism

SAIL LLC has been awarded as a certified partner of the Customs-Trade Partnership against Terrorism (C-TPAT) by U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP)
 
The C-TPAT program is a core part of a framework of standards to secure global trade issued by the World Customs Organization.

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