There are various types and formats and variants of a Bill of Lading.. Here we will discuss similarities if any between a House Bill of Lading and a Switch Bill of Lading..
Having run this blog since 2008, I think it is time I asked for some feedback from the loyal readers of this blog.. Please join the survey and assist to make this blog more useful and more effective..
With 90% of the worlds trade moving by sea, there are a lot of transhipments that take place all over the world.. Does customs check containers at transhipment port..?? Read the answer to this question..
If you are in the shipping and freight industry, you would have no doubt heard about a Delivery Order.. This article explains in detail all about a Delivery Order – what is it, who issues it, who should it be issued to and its importance..
A Change of Destination request is sent to or received by the carriers for many shipments.. This article dissects such a request and explains the process of how to handle it..
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..??
In the unpredictable industry of Shipping, it is always prudent for one to be comprehensively covered against all exigences.. This article discusses about one such exigency which is General Average..
A discussion about the rights of the shipper under CIF Incoterms..
Tips, guidelines and safeguards to take to protect yourself against shipping and freight fraud..
Say goodbye to 2013 and a review of all that took place on this blog in 2013..