自 1971 年以来，总部位于 Leghorn 的 Spadoni Agency 一直在帮助客户运送货物进出意大利。 如今，我们拥有 130 多名员工，负责将货物往返于意大利和全球所有目的地。 我们还通过卡车和铁路提供交叉贸易和内陆运输服务，每年运送数千个标准箱的货物。
What is demurrage?
Demurrage is the charge counted, after the free time expires, from discharging date until gate in empty (both included) (import) and from get out empty until loading date (both included) (export).
What are storage charges?
A storage charge is applicable, after the free time expires, for containers left inside the rail ramp or container yard (for the use of the land).
Questions about, demurrage or storage charges?
What is VGM?
Verified Gross Mass or VGM refers to the exact, verified weight of a packed container. For safety reasons, vessel operators can only load a container if its weight has been verified.
Authority in charge: Harbor Master – PSC Officers under the supervision of ‘’ Generale di Porto’’
Tolerance +/- 3
Fines unless the Law violation does not constitute or represent specific or more serious crime, every irregularity in the shipping document (declaration VGM) may be considered, prosecutable, towards shipper according to article 483 penal code.
Inspections carried out on random basis
M2 according to art.4 D.D 447/2016
No VGM – No Gate-in (unless approved in advance by terminal
What to include in your VGM instructions
The following items are mandatory and must be on all VGM instructions
Booking or Bill of Lading (BL) number
VGM + weight measurement unit (lbs. or kgs.)
Responsible Party Name in full
Place and date of signature
How to submit your VGM instructions
Deadlines for sending your VGM instructions
VGM cut-off aligned with Custom Documentation cut off
Admin fees and costs
In case of discrepancy between the communicated gross mass and the actual gross mass, Carrier should any time roll over/discharge/dispose/abandon or restow the container or suspend the voyage at its sole discretion and any associated costs that will arise (including but not limited weigh or re-weight, , storages, electricity, demurrages, gates charges) will be on Merchant account.
VGM records to be maintained till the end of the voyage but for a minimum period of 3 month
From terminals general rule is no VGM – No Gate-in (unless agreed in with Terminal)
Failing the Shipper to provide to MSC Agent the VGM document, according to the IMO . 380(94) dated 21/11/2014 which amended SOLAS Convention 74, sufficiently in advance of ship loading and in view to prepare and implement the ship stowage plan, the container/s would not be loaded.
Questions about VGM?
Contact our customer desk services