PDF document has been jointly published by the WSC, Regional Implementation Information (Consult FAQ), TT Club, ICHCA and the Global Shippers Forum (GSF). It is important to refer to it to get the main guidelines for the implementation of the SOLAS amendment regarding the Verified Gross Mass (VGM) of a container carrying cargo.

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CMA CGM eBusiness offers efficient VGM declaration

CMA CGM offers an efficient method to declare the VGM. The CMA CGM eBusiness platform provides the ability to electronically transmit the VGM. The eVGM can be transmitted along with the Shipping Instructions or independently once the booking is confirmed.

All our Shippers with an eBusiness account can avail our eVGM service online, we will also offer the service to companies ized by shippers for managing the VGM submission.

CMA CGM eBusiness eVGM offers a comprehensive dashboard view along with an active online verification process, ensures an error free VGM submission. Shippers can rely on our single window system for real time view on SOLAS compliance.

Integrated visibility

CMA CGM eBusiness offers to shippers a unique business space, allowing you to follow the SOLAS status of all your containers in a single view.

Maximum Visibility will be also offred on VGM transmission, with a precise VGM Information status at Container level among ‘ Pending’, ‘Submitted’, ‘Integrated’ or ‘Rejected

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Online Verification Process

VGM at CMA CGM eBusiness will control and verify the data entered to limit the risk of rejections. It verifies the declared weights are compatible with the tare weight and allowed weight. The process also verifies the match between the booking number and containers.

Keeping the same philosophy of the Online Business Center, we offer several tips to improve your team productivity:

  • Mass VGM entry mode via an Excel file upload or individual entry mode via an online form.
  • Pre-fill forms for shippers with booking / BL numbers, associated container numbers and tare.
  • Easy access and cross navigation from eBusiness Booking / Shipment Dashboards for proceeding with VGM submissions.
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