MGN 514 (M) Solid Bulk Cargoes: Iron Ore Fines - DSC.1/Circ.71

Iron Ore Fines are prone to liquefaction and the Master should refer to section 7 of the (IMSBC) code, outlining cargoes which may liquefy.


MGN 514 (M) Solid Bulk Cargoes: Early implementation of draft amendments 03-15 to the (IMSBC) code related to the carriage and testing of Iron Ore Fines DSC.1/Circ.71

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Notice to all:

  • ship owners
  • ship operators
  • terminal operators
  • port authorities
  • classification societies
  • agents
  • charterers
  • shippers
  • consignors
  • masters
  • all other parties involved in the transport of solid bulk cargoes by sea.
Published 26 June 2014