Product Review : CargoX’s Blockchain based Smart Bill of Lading

CargoX Smart Bill of Lading - Shipping and Freight Resource

Blockchain based Smart Bill of Lading by CargoX Smart Computers, Smart Phones, Smart Cars and now Smart Bill of lading..!!!! Shipping documentation in its current form has been around for … Read more..

Said to Contain clause – should it be allowed or not..??

Said To Contain

We all have seen the clause SAID TO CONTAIN or STC in a Bill of Lading issued for an FCL shipment.. What does it mean and should the Said To … Read more..

Executive Insights: ShipChain CEO John Monarch on eliminating the barriers to blockchain in logistics

Will blockchain revolutionize the shipping and logistics industry, allowing it to move past inefficient legacy technologies by handing companies the keys to high-tech solutions, at an affordable cost? That’s ShipChain … Read more..

What does it mean by duly discharged in terms of bill of lading..??

duly discharged bill of lading

Cargo covered by a bill of lading may only be released to the entity to whom it is consigned.. The shipping line and/or their agents at the destination must take … Read more..

8 points to consider before you sign a bill of lading

points to consider before you sign a bill of lading

To the casual onlooker, signing a bill of lading may be a routine, day to day mundane job done by many people across the world.. But the fact is that … Read more..

When does a Bill of Lading become a Contract of Carriage..??

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We all know what a bill of lading is and what a contract of carriage is.. But do you know when a bill of lading become a contract of carriage..?? … Read more..

Can anyone issue a House Bill of Lading..??

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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..

5 points to consider before packing your cargo

points to consider before packing your cargo

If you are an exporter and especially if you are exporting for the first time, you should have a checklist of points to consider before packing your cargo.. Here are … Read more..

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..

Difference between telex release and express release

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Are telex release and express release the same..?? Telex Release and Express Release – These are terms that still confuses many people in the industry.. The confusion occurs when these … Read more..

Documentation involved in a sea freight shipment

Documentation in shipping

An article discussing the various types of documentation involved in a sea freight shipment prepared by the various parties involved..

Who is a notify party in a shipment and what is their role..??

Who is notify party

A Notify Party is one of the many parties involved in a shipment reflected in a Bill of Lading, forming an import part of the documentary process.. This article discusses … Read more..