IMSBC Code & Supplement, 2018 II260E
by IMO - International Maritime Organization
IMO carriage requirement on board all ships. The International Maritime Solid Bulk Cargoes (IMSBC) Code is for administrators, ship owners, shippers, masters, and all others who need to know about standards to be applied in the safe stowage and shipment of solid bulk cargoes, excluding grain. This edition may be applied from January 1st, 2018, and enters into force on January 1st, 2019.
This publication also presents additional information that supplements the IMSBC Code, such as the Code of Practice for the Safe Loading and Unloading of Bulk Carries (BLU Code, including the BLU Manual) and Recommendations for the safe use of pesticides in ships applicable to the fumigation of cargo holds.