Is this the beginning of the end for the freight forwarder..??

beginning of the end for the freight forwarder

In response to the question Who is a Freight Forwarder, I explained that in the most succinct and layman terms, a Freight Forwarder maybe defined as a multi-function agent/operator who undertakes to … Read more here..

Shipper vs Agent – A case study

Shipper vs Agent - Case Study

Article discussing a dispute between a shipper and his agent relating to the shipment of the goods, ETA and freight.. This maybe an eye opener for several other people who … Read more here..

How to mitigate risks against negligent behavior by a freight forwarder

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Here is an actual case study from a reader regarding their import shipment from China to South Africa seeking advise on how to mitigate risks against negligent behavior by a … Read more here..

Over height cargo crushed due to discrepancy in bill of lading – who is responsible..??

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Here’s a very unique question from Michael about Over height cargo crushed due to discrepancy in bill of lading.. Hi Hariesh I have an issue where the HBL states cargo … Read more here..

Why is it important to check the Vessel Sailing Date..??

Why is it important to check the Vessel Sailing Date..?? “In the context of International Freight Forwarding, why is it important to check the Vessel Sailing Date?” is a question … Read more here..

Multiple shippers in a bill of lading..??

Multiple shippers in a bill of lading..?? This is a question raised by a reader.. I thought i would throw out this question to you my dear readers.. In my … Read more here..

Who pays freight charges for a shipment..??

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Charges that are applicable for a shipment can be classified as Ocean related charges and Landside charges.. This article discussed who pays for freight charges between the buyer and seller.. … Read more here..

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