Weighing Service (VGM)

Verified Gross Mass - Weighing as a Service 

APM Terminals offers seamless, cost-effective and reliable container weighing solution at Port Elizabeth. 

By working directly with us for your container weighing, you can benefit from: 

  • Seamless cargo flow with no further disruption to your supply chain.
  • Compliance with IMO SOLAS and the Intermodal Safe Container Transportation Act.
  • Easy online procedure to request and pay for container weighing service.

Enabling you to save time and money immediately!

How much will it cost?
APM Terminals ensures its scales are accurate and calibrated, meaning peace of mind compliance for you.

All for the low cost of $10.50, if you book your weighing services prior to terminal arrival.

How it works: 

  1. Book weighing services through our online platform TOPS
  2. Bring container to the gate. 
  3. Weighbridge to register accurate container weight 
  4. VGM / container weight transmitted to shipping line through EDI
  5. Container to be loaded on the vessel 


To find out more, please contact:


Giovanni Antonuccio, General Manager – Client Services
APM Terminals Elizabeth
T: (908) 558-6292
E: Giovanni.Antonuccio@apmterminals.com


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