Which IMO code applies to the carriage of a solid bulk cargo?

Under SOLAS regulation VI/1-2, from 1 January 2011 the carriage of solid bulk cargoes other than grain must be in compliance with the relevant provisions of the International Maritime Solid Bulk Cargoes (IMSBC) Code.

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