Global Cargo Inspections provides a wide range of services for ores, metals and precious alloys as well as minerals around the world through a unique global network.

Quantity inspections, sampling, sample preparation, and commercial analysis are the best methods for determining commodity value. All of our services are performed by highly skilled and knowledgeable professionals. Ultimately, our services need to assure that your goods fulfill the contractual quality and quantity specifications.

Analytical findings will be performed in the shortest time achievable due to the use of state-of-the-art laboratories that are strategically located.

We serve the whole metallurgical and mineral commodities market, from coal and coke to non-ferrous metals, minerals and ores to steel and steelmaking raw materials and steel products, as a leading provider of cutting-edge, technologically sophisticated services and equipment.

Value-added solutions are offered at every stage of the minerals value chain to reduce risk, improve benefits, and increase performance.

Services range from simple quality and quantity inspections for traded metals and minerals to intricate inspections in manufacturing facilities, thanks to the company's unique coverage of metals and material categories and global presence.

Our surveyors/inspectors have extensive experience in mining and metallurgy-related scopes and their services generate control in points of production, operation, and storage in accordance with our clients' commercial objectives. As a result, we strictly adhere to our clients' requirements by using international standards for concentrate sampling.

For the inspection to be successful, reliable control calls for the involvement of professionals at every step.


  • Inspection and quality control
  • Quantity determination
  • Tally control
  • Sampling
  • Sample preparation
  • Analytical testing in accredited laboratories
  • Moisture determination
  • Size distribution/Stock control
  • Storage inspection
  • Re-weighing of rare earth minerals
  • Supervision of loading, discharge and transfer operations
  • Re-conditioning and re-packing (also damaged / contaminated goods)
  • Process audits
  • Pre-shipment Inspections (PSI)
  • Suitability inspection/Cleanliness inspection
  • Radioactivity control



  • Iron ore
  • Pig Iron
  • Chrome ore
  • Non-ferrous ores
  • Concentrates
  • Ferro Alloys
  • Rare earth minerals
  • Noble metals
  • Minor metals
  • Precious metals
  • Base metals
  • Direct Reduced Iron (DRI)