SAS GLOBAL offers a full range of services to help our customers manage risk at each step in the feed supply chain.
Our experienced inspectors inspect, measure and determine quality and quantity of all varieties of feedstuffs as per latest commercial and industry standards.
SAS GLOBAL is a Grain and Feed Trade Association (GAFTA) member as well as a Federation of Oils, Seeds and Fat Associations (FOSFA) analyst and superintendent member. We follow GAFTA or FOSFA guidelines strictly for all of the grain and feed services in our portfolio:
Identification of cargo for shipment
Sampling of goods in storage facilities
Dispatch of the samples to a GAFTA/FOSFA/Ilac accredited laboratory for a pre-assessment of your cargo quality
Visual estimation of the cargo condition and verification of the cargo “loading readiness”
Terminal facilities and holds cleanliness inspection
Cleanliness inspection of the terminal conveyor belts, containers, vessel holds, railway wagons and trucks is performed prior the commencement of loading operations
The inspected item is screened for cleanliness, moisture, foreign matters, odour, previous cargoes’ residues or pest infestation
SAS GLOBAL can also inspect the cleanliness of the vessel holds to determine if the cleaning method / cleanliness is respecting GMP + Feed Safety Assurance Scheme / GTP transport norms
Loading and discharge inspections
Inspection during loading or discharge within agreed scope of work
Sampling according to GAFTA / FOSFA contractual guidelines
Constitution of contractual samples, sealing and labelling
Verification of weighing scales
Issuance of relevant SAS GLOBAL reports / certificates
SAS GLOBAL works with laboratories around the world that are GAFTA or FOSFA accredited, depending on the scope of analysis requested and contractual terms
All parameters are tested as per latest international standards / methods
Analyses are performed on all varieties of feedstuffs at every stage of their processing
Full Outturn Guarantee (FOG)
Charterers' Liability Cover
By working with SAS GLOBAL you can benefit from independent inspection services along with extensive analytical expertise and effective risk management tools that are offered worldwide.