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Dangerous Goods (DG)

Dangerous goods (DG) refers to any cargo that could cause harm to a freight forwarder during shipment if not handled correctly.

There are nine categories of dangerous goods:

  • Explosives
  • Flammable liquids
  • Flammable solids
  • Biologicals
  • Corrosive materials
  • Gasses
  • Radioactive materials
  • Toxic and infectious
  • Corrosive materials
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