Carriers not to blame for port congestions – Executive Insights with Stephen Nothdurft – VP of HMM, Midwest

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Executive Insights is a series by Shipping and Freight Resource that provides useful insights and thoughtful analysis on what is happening in the maritime, shipping, freight, logistics, supply chain, and … Read more..

Data standardization and its benefits – Executive Insights with Thomas Bagge, CEO of DCSA

Executive Insights - Shipping and Freight Resource

Executive Insights is a series by Shipping and Freight Resource that provides useful insights and thoughtful analysis on what is happening in the maritime, shipping, freight, logistics, supply chain and … Read more..

How many original bills of lading must I surrender to get release of cargo..??

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How many original bills of lading must I surrender to get release of cargo..?? This question popped up on my comments and emails quite a few times since the beginning … Read more..

Letter of Credit requires IMO Number to be shown on Bill of Lading

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A case study on the obligations of a shipping line in terms of clauses/notations to be mentioned in a bill of lading.. Based on a real life question from a … Read more..

Checking of Bill of Lading against Customs documents

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Why does a shipping line or agent check or have to check a Bill of Lading against customs documents.. What are they checking for and what should they be checking … Read more..

Webinar on Delivering for the future: Opportunities and opinions on last-mile optimization

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Cathy Morrow Roberson, Supply Chain Writer & Researcher, sits down with Neil McEvoy, VP Customer Experience at C3 Solutions and Sinead Croke, CX Director at Hermes on the 19th of … Read more..

Which is the most important function of a bill of lading and why..??

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A Bill of Lading (B/L) is one of the most commonly used commercial documents in the history of shipping and freight.. This document is issued in one form or the … Read more..

Seal number discrepancy between manifest and container – what to do..!!

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There are cases where a container maybe discharged with a seal number that is different from what has been manifested and shown in the bill of lading.. Seal number discrepancy … Read more..

The impact of congestion and capacity on businesses and what to expect?

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Port Congestion, equipment and space capacity crunch are impacting businesses with supply chains and consumers heavily impacted.. In a webinar, Rachel Premack, Senior Investigations Reporter at Business Insider, Michael J … Read more..

Executive Insights – Philip Teoh – Lawyer and Maritime Arbitrator

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Executive Insights is a series by Shipping and Freight Resource that provides insights and thoughtful analysis about the industry.. This series features selected individuals from the industry and is aimed at … Read more..

Executive Insights – Jan Hoffmann, Chief of Trade Logistics – UNCTAD

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Executive Insights is a series by Shipping and Freight Resource that provides insights and thoughtful analysis about the industry.. This series features selected individuals from the industry and is aimed … Read more..

Liability of a fraudulent freight forwarder – a live case study

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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..

Help, shipping line won’t pre-date or back date my bill of lading

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Pre-Dating or Back Dating is when the shipper requests the shipping line to show the Shipped on Board date on the bill of lading as a date before the actual … Read more..