The first meeting of the year will be the Cargo Guidelines Work Group, hosted by Hapag Lloyd in Hamburg on 24/25 January. Guidelines for the following cargoes are being planned.

  • Charcoal
  • Batteries (including new mobile phones)
  • Waste (including Scrap Metal, Batteries, Used Mobile Phones)
  • IMDG-7 classified cargoes
  • Cocoa Butter
  • Hides

The Work Group sessions will focus on the structure and content of these Guidelines, with a timetable being agreed

The size of the Work Group is being limited to 10/12 representatives. For further information, please contact: