SGS will supervise the loading of two raw sugar cargoes at Santos, Brazil. The first will be 106,000 MT and the second 97,000 MT, onto capesize merchant vessels.

Our experts will complete tasks including:

  1. Weighing
  2. Sampling
  3. Draft survey
  4. Hose test
  5. Hold inspection
  6. Analyses

Size Matters

Although raw sugar is a common enough cargo in bulk carriers, capesize vessels (80,000 MT and over) are more commonly used to carry coal and iron ore.

Specialist Services

Our services protect the safety, integrity and quality of products throughout the supply chain. The SGS team can assist you by providing supervision services and ensuring clients receive a constant and direct flow of information. Our personnel are also ready to deliver a vast range of solutions, including cleanliness inspections and damage surveys, as well as guarantee services and logistics support.

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For further information, please contact:

Enrique Calderon
Customer Care Manager
SGS Headquarters
1 Place des Alpes
P.O. Box 2152
Geneva, 1211
t: +41 22 739 9263

About SGS

SGS is the world’s leading inspection, verification, testing and certification company. SGS is recognized as the global benchmark for quality and integrity. With more than 80,000 employees, SGS operates a network of over 1,650 offices and laboratories around the world.