Indian Admiralty Act 2017- Interpretation and effect

The groundwork for Admiralty laws in India were laid simultaneously with the codification of Admiralty laws in England. Even post-independence, the issues relating to jurisdiction and enforcement of maritime claims … Read more..

Increase in freight costs – a UK freight forwarder’s perspective

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Mass container shortage has disrupted international supply chains and seen the cost of freight and shipping increase exponentially across all sectors. While it may be easy to blame this single … Read more..

8 tips on how to reduce freight forwarding expenses

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If you use shipping services often, price may definitely be a very important factor for you. Especially if you own a business that includes regular shipments using freight forwarders. Customers … Read more..

How cargo survey for refrigerated and frozen cargoes works

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Cargo that must be loaded, maintained and or carried at a particular temperature for it to arrive its destination without deterioration is classified under refrigerated cargoes. This article looks at … Read more..

Order Fulfillment in Logistics: Using Digitization to Speed Up Process

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Be it any business, success and growth depend on the optimization of every process. Likewise in logistics, order fulfillment in the warehouse plays a critical role in its success. Though … Read more..

Is bigger always better – Economies of scale and gigantism in shipping

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The winds of change within the context of containerized shipping have been sweeping to say the least. In the pursuit of environmental sustainability, digitalization, operational and commercial efficiency, and collaborative … Read more..

Suez Canal Crisis and its aftermath – a legal perspective

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The fragility of trade routes which had been sorely tested by disruptions caused by Covid 19, shortage of containers and increased freight rates was once again exposed when the Ever … Read more..

Supply chain ‘coopetition’ Brings Logistics Visibility

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The impact of COVID-19 has been a definitive jolt to supply chain logistics stakeholders, as the widespread transport blockades impacted global freight movement. Maritime logistics operations witnessed massive delays at … Read more..

African Continental Free Trade Area and what it means for South Africa

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The continent of Africa comprises of 55 countries with about 1.35 billion people (16.72% of the global population) calling it home. The continent has a combined GDP of more than … Read more..

Cause and effect of incorrect hazardous declaration and what needs to be done to avoid it

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In the IMDG Code, many actions are listed but the responsibility to carry out that action may not be specifically assigned to any particular person. The IMDG Code does however … Read more..

Digitalisation of Chinese Freight Industry – research report

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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..

All you need to know about Cargo Insurance and why you need it

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Although it may seem obvious, it is shocking to mention the least how many customers still do not take the right Cargo Insurance cover to insure their cargo comprehensively.. I … Read more..

The changing landscape of shipping in global trade – The India Perspective

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Global trade is the backbone of any country’s economy. In this article, Kuljit Anand, a highly experienced and versatile Shipping & Supply Chain Professional based in Mumbai, discusses the changing … Read more..