IATA calls for tougher enforcement of Li-ion transport rules
Published: Tuesday, 16 August 2016
In conjunction with various battery trade groups, the international transport association is pushing governments to tighten up adherence to international regulations on lithium battery transportation in a bid to stamp out “rogue traders”. The groups are concerned that without a crackdown, airlines may move to unilaterally ban Li-ion battery shipments.
The International Air Transport
Association (IATA), along with a number of major battery
associations, has called on governments to more strictly
enforce international regulations relating to the transport of
The groups have written...