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Regardless of how you chose to submit your VGM data, the following information is mandatory for every ocean freight container (full container load, FCL):
We advise you to keep all records related to box weighing (e.g. weighing notes and calculation sheets) for documentation checks or inspections by the national surveillance authorities.
NOTE: For less than container load (LCL) shipments, no VGM data has to be determined or submitted by the shipper.