An article on how to safeguard cargo release using the correct type of bill of lading.. This article is based on a case study information received from one of the … Read more here..
Even as the world of shipping and trade continues to battle with exceptionally high freight rates, cargo rollovers, container and space shortages, fraudulent freight forwarders and their scams seems to … Read more here..
A question from a reader about an issue with a certification agency which lead to the reader’s containers being stopped by customs in China.. Comments welcome.. Go to full article … Read more here..
A research report by Paul Zhang, Founder & CEO of FreightPaul, a Chinese digital freight forwarder explores the digital landscape among Chinese freight companies including the various digital tools used … Read more here..
The Master of the APL England was charged for offences relating to pollution and/or damage of the Australian marine environment as a result of poor cargo loading but has been … Read more here..
Freight forwarders are an integral part of the supply chain and global trade, involved in handling goods using all modes of transport (sea, road, rail and air).. However, many people … Read more here..
Here is a live case study about a freight forwarder’s liability on uncleared cargo where the shipping line is holding the freight forwarder liable for an uncleared cargo even though … Read more here..
This article is a live case study about release of cargo by an agent without house bill of lading.. I invite all of you to comment on the recourse available … Read more here..
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..
On this blog and many others, the issues surrounding VGM (I can hear people say “yawn”) and its relationship or requirement for safety has been discussed at length.. Even though … Read more here..
A pictorial view of the consequences of container weight misdeclaration.. Go to full article >>>
I received a question from one of the readers (Abhisesh) seeking help regarding issuance of House Bill of Lading and Master Bill of lading for his shipment.. Go to full … Read more here..
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..
Received below message from Richard about cargo theft and his real life experience.. If anyone has had similar experience, please share on the options that Richard has.. All comments, suggestions … Read more here..