Containers have greatly expanded the international movement of agricultural commodities. The technical changes are far ahead of the legal structures in this field. There needs to be a uniform code developed so that this service is dealt with equally by all nations. This article reviews the background for such a code. It discusses definitions under U.S. and international law, containers as vehicles, government and shipping, international registration and certification, uniform marking of containers and various potential plans.

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    Osgoode Hall Law School of York University

    4700 Keele Street
    Downsview 463, ON  Canada 
  • Authors:
    • Rath, E
  • Publication Date: 1976-1

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  • Accession Number: 00129912
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: May 14 1976 12:00AM