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Container Code Recognition

Accurately recognizes and deciphers codes and symbols, enhancing logistics and freight management efficiency.

AI Deep Learning Code Vision Live Recognition Software


In the fast-paced world of logistics and shipping, efficiency and accuracy are paramount. The latest advancement in this field is an innovative optical recognition module, specifically designed for identifying shipping container identification numbers. This cutting-edge technology is rapidly becoming a game-changer, streamlining operations and enhancing the accuracy of tracking and handling shipping containers globally.


The heart of this technology lies in its advanced optical recognition system, tailored to decipher container identification numbers. This system is not just any ordinary recognition tool; it is a sophisticated software platform that integrates seamlessly with various already existing solutions. Its primary function is to facilitate 24/7 automatic detection and recognition of container ID numbers, a vital aspect in the logistics chain.

Key features


97% – 99%

Supported Codes

ISO 6346 (BIC), ILU codes, type code recognition

Supported Input Type

Images & Live Stream

Container + Lpr

it can run with License Plate Recognition support

Container + Wagon

It can run with Wagon Code Recognition support

SDK support

C++ / C# / Java / Python


One of the key features of this module is its adherence to the ISO 6346 standard, ensuring its applicability to a wide array of containers. This international standard specifies the coding, identification, and marking of shipping containers, making the module versatile and universally applicable.

While the module is proficient in processing individual images, its true potential is unleashed with video stream analysis. By continuously analyzing frames from multiple cameras, the system synthesizes the data to produce a single, consolidated recognition result for each container. This method significantly enhances the accuracy and reliability of the identification process.

Industrial Cortex software live container code recognition


The platform’s design is inherently focused on extensibility, offering an adaptable framework that can seamlessly integrate with a variety of existing systems and technologies in the logistics and shipping sector. This extensibility ensures that the platform can evolve alongside emerging technologies and industry demands, facilitating easy updates and the addition of new features or modules. Furthermore, its compatibility with different hardware and software environments means that it can be tailored to meet specific operational needs, whether for small-scale logistics operations or large, multinational shipping companies. The platform’s open architecture not only enables custom integrations but also encourages continuous innovation, ensuring that it remains at the forefront of technological advancements in the field of logistics and container management.

ICX Container offers several key advantages:

  1. Accuracy in Identification: Container code recognition ensures precise identification of each container. This is crucial for sorting, handling, and processing containers in ports and logistic hubs.
  2. Automation and Efficiency in Operations: The use of automated systems to recognize container codes can significantly speed up operations like loading, unloading, and inventory management. This reduces manual labor and minimizes errors.
  3. Enhanced Data Collection: Recognizing container codes allows for the collection of detailed data about each container’s movements and contents. This information is valuable for logistics planning, analysis, and reporting.
  4. Integration with Logistics Systems: Container code data can be easily integrated into various logistics software systems, improving the overall coordination and management of the supply chain.
  5. Improved Security and Compliance: Accurate container code recognition helps in ensuring that containers are not misplaced and that their contents are as declared, aiding in security and compliance with customs and shipping regulations.
  6. Time-Saving in Port Operations: In busy ports, the ability to quickly and accurately recognize container codes can significantly reduce turnaround times, leading to more efficient port operations.
  7. Cost Reduction: By streamlining processes and reducing manual interventions, container code recognition can lead to cost savings for shipping companies and port operators.
  8. Traceability for Maintenance and Repair: Recognizing individual container codes aids in tracking the maintenance history and repair needs of containers, ensuring that they are in good condition for safe and reliable use.

Video example

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Need combined recognition?

Use other ICX platform modules for combined recognition to read all the codes!

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