Customers are demanding a better experience. To stay competitive, we have to meet these challenges head on, to evolve. No one company can move the industry forward on its own. Collaboration is the key to greater efficiency and agility to meet new demands. Today, fragmented systems are holding us back. Without a foundation for the seamless, end-to-end exchange of information, these challenges will go unmet.

At Digital Container Shipping Association (DCSA), we’re establishing standards for a common technology foundation that enables global collaboration. Our goal is to make shipping services easy to use, flexible, efficient, reliable and environmentally friendly.

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Announcement

DCSA releases Track & Trace Interface Standard version 2.2 with new subscription capability, enhanced security, and support for document events

26 Oct 2021

Released version 2.2 of its Track & Trace Interface Standard for customer-facing events.

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Video

How digital standards transform customer experience

18 Oct 2021

It's currently difficult for cargo owners to get visibility of their shipments in the container supply chain due to complex processes and a lack of proactive notifications when circumstances change. DCSA's Thomas Bagge explains how digital standards will improve shipping customer experiences, as they have in other industries.

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Five predictions for the next five years of digitalisation in container shipping

28 Sep 2021

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Datasheet – DCSA standards-based T&T API

13 Sep 2021

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Datasheet – DCSA standards-based eBL API

13 Sep 2021

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Announcement

DCSA publishes release 2.1 of Track & Trace Interface standards

02 Aug 2021

Updates to key terms and attributes based on feedback carriers received while rolling out the standards to customers.

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Announcement

DCSA releases just-in-time port call interface standards with API definitions

21 Jul 2021

Facilitating the implementation of DCSA just-in-time (JIT) port call standards.

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Benefits for all, challenges for all: A 360° view of shipping’s digital transformation

16 Jul 2021

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