Events and Activities

Seminar on Freight Quotation & Settlement – E-Platform & Other Value Added Services in the Marine & Logistics Industry
23 Nov 2018

What are the latest developments on E-Platform for freight quotation and settlement?  Can you book your orders through these E-Platform services?  Are you prepared for the changes that arise?  The Hong Kong Shippers’ Council is organizing a free half-day seminar on 23 November 2018 on Freight Quotation & Settlement – E-Platform & Other Value Added Services in the Marine & Logistics Industry that is part of the Hong Kong Maritime Week 2018 events.  The Hong Kong Maritime Week 2018 is jointly organized by the Hong Kong Maritime and Port Board, the Hong Kong Shipowners Association and the Hong Kong Maritime Museum.............

Certificate in Shipping and Logistics (Sept 2018 - May 2019)
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The Certificate of Shipping and Logistics is jointly developed by the HKU School of Professional and Continuing Education (HKU SPACE) and the Hong Kong Shippers' Council .................

Verified Gross Mass (VGM) of a Container

The amendment to SOLAS Chapter VI, Regulation 2 regarding the verified gross mass of a container carrying cargo (packed container) was effective globally on 1 July 2016.

New Diesel Discount Project

The Council has been looking for ways to help the trading and logistics industry in reducing costs brought on by high fuel costs. With the support and subsidy of the Hong Kong Logistics Development Council, the Council launched a diesel discount project that involved offering Caltex stored-value card at discounted price in June 2009. The Council now comes up with a much improved scheme. For details, please refer to the following notice and application form.