Verified Gross Mass (VGM) & Container Tare

E-channel submission is preferred since VGM will be instantly mapped into our system for us to submit the same to terminal.

 

Weight Measurement

For Heavy Cargo

  • Fos sur Mer trucking: only license 40 tons
     
  • Other ports: License 44 tons upon request 

 

Cargo weight per container as follows

Container type Tare Cargo Weight / License 40 Tons Cargo Weight / License 44 Tons
20' DRY
2T 280
22T 720
26T 720
40' DRY
3T 700
21T 300
25T 300
40' HC
3T 880
21T 120
25T 120
45' HC
4T 800
20T 200
24T 200
20' Reefer
2T 990
19T 400
23T 400
40' Reefer
4T 500
19T 655
23T 700
45' Reefer
4T 670
19T 530
23T 530

 

Genset Weight = 0T 800

Additional Information

VGM Advisory    |     Weight Discrepancy

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