Answers to Test your shipping knowledge – Week 01/2009 1) What is the implication of the Place of Receipt and Place of Delivery in a bill of lading..?? (For the … Read more here..
Hello all, hope all of you had a wonderful entry into this new year 2009.. Heres the first of the questions for this year 2009.. Test your shipping knowledge with … Read more here..
Answers to test your shipping knowledge Week – 50 1) What is the height in feet of a 40’ Standard Container (GP containers come in either 8 feet or 8.6 … Read more here..
This week’s questions to test your shipping knowledge.. 1) What is the height in feet of a 40’ Standard Container 2) What is the height in feet of a 40’ High Cube … Read more here..
1) What is meant by the term DDP..?? (Refer to https://www.shippingandfreightresource.com/2008/11/15/article-7-inco-terms/) 2) What is the significance of the term Ex-Works..?? (Refer to https://www.shippingandfreightresource.com/2008/11/15/article-7-inco-terms/) 3) Which is the 1st page of … Read more here..
Thought that this would be a good way to find out what we know and dont know about shipping – basically the work that we do on a daily basis.. … Read more here..
Dear Readers including those of you who commented on the blog, thanks for visiting and reading and commenting on the blog.. I would request that you SUBSCRIBE to this blog … Read more here..
Incoterms® 2000 have been updated by Incoterms® 2010 and therefore the old post below is now redundant..
Please read the analysis about Incoterms® 2010 here..
There are a variety of special cargoes that are loaded on every ship.. Most common of these special cargoes are cargoes like Out of gauge Cargo (OOG) and Refrigerated Cargo (Reefer).. These special cargoes require special containers for the carriage of same.. In this article, we discuss these special containers and what makes them special..
Before we start the import process lets look at some definitions/explanations : Consignee or Importer : Companies that are authorised by Customs and Govt authorities to import cargoes into South … Read more here..
Have you read Article 1 and Article 2 of this shipping blog..?? Before we start with Article 3 which is the export process, lets look at some definitions/explanations : Shipper … Read more here..
In this article we will cover the various Shipping Documents used, especially in South Africa’s shipping process.. Here we will take a look at the main documents that are used … Read more here..
The Basics of Shipping