Say what..!!!!!!!! Yes my thought exactly when I got this question from a reader.. But then I said to myself this is a very valid and interesting question.. What is a … Read more..
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..
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 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..
5 Essential Questions to Ask Your Freight Forwarder.. In this article, we look at some of the key and essential questions that one must ask before appointing the services of … Read more..
Are Incoterms® EXW rules suitable for international trade..??
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..
So you want to become a Freight Forwarder huh..!! Did you wake up one fine day and think that “Hey let me become a Freight Forwarder”..?? Or have you been … Read more..
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 are a few questions regarding FMC registered forwarder and documentation, raised by Kashan Faiz Sajjad.. I am a freight forwarder in Pakistan and not FMC registered, I have cargo … Read more..
I generally write/share information only about educational matters relating to shipping and freight.. However, below view (albeit on the lighter side) of a freight forwarder and his feelings was too … Read more..
Can I take ownership of cargo.. The shipping and freight industry sure is an interesting place with very different issues cropping up all the time.. Here’s one more case study … Read more..
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..