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..

Containers lost at sea..!!!! Why it happens and what to do when it happens..

containers lost at sea

As part of global trade, in 2016, approximately 130 million containers packed with cargo with an estimated value of more than $4 trillion were shipped around the world.. As per … Read more..

Will you please pack your container properly..!!

pack your container properly

Will you please pack your container properly..!! I can hear this cry loud and clear from many Insurance companies, P&I Clubs, Transporters, Importers and Shipping Lines and all within good … Read more..

Impact of insurance on Express Bill of Lading

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Insurance is a very important item in any business transaction.. Shipping is no different.. Will there be any impact on the insurance cover taken if the bill of lading issued … Read more..

Liability of the freight forwarder on Abandoned Cargo

abandoned container

If a cargo has been abandoned at the destination, is the freight forwarder that booked the cargo responsible or liable to the shipping line..?? Let’s see the answer to this … Read more..

Seaworthiness of Containers

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Sharing another useful article from NAU Pte Ltd (“NAU”), a claims correspondent/consultancy firm based at Singapore dealing with Transport Liability, P&I and H&M Claims, about Seaworthiness of Containers.. Hope this … Read more..

Responsibility of buyer and seller in the case of cargo damage

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At some stage of shipping, many buyers and sellers have gone through this question.. There has been cargo damage – who should be held responsible.. Who was supposed to check … Read more..

Can an insurance company assist a freight forwarder in case of lost bill of lading..??

If an Original Master Bill of Lading is lost by a Freight Forwarder, will his insurance company provide cover or assistance in securing a bank guarantee..??

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