Supply chain safety and efficiency through data visibility:
A non-profit platform for container technical details
What is the BoxTech TCD ?
The BoxTech TCD is a central data repository that allows container owners and operators to easily post container fleet technical details such as tare weight. The BoxTech TCD provides an easy-to-access source of container characteristics to help support carriers, shippers, forwarders and other intermediaries in the supply chain. The BoxTech TCD is a non-profit, non-commercial service operated by the BIC – a non-profit organization serving the container transportation industry.Find out more
Why use the BoxTech TCD ?
Use of the BoxTech TCD means a one-stop-shop for everyone: The BoxTech TCD makes it easy for Owners and Operators to update fleet files for anyone who may need container tare weight or other characteristics. For shippers and other intermediaries, it means instant access to technical data needed to support efficient operations – including tare weight for use in Method 2 SOLAS VGM declarations. APIs will allow users to automate data queries and integrate container characteristics directly into their systems.Find out more