Does demurrage and detention apply to LCL shipments is a question asked by a reader after reading the very popular article about the difference between demurrage and detention..
I received below call for assistance from Claire based in UK regarding Amazon FBA shipments that she wants to make from China to USA..
Since I have no idea about the processes and procedures involved here, I thought to post the question(s) here so someone who probably has some info can assist..
This post is about a question from a supplier based in USA who trades in hazardous goods.. He has a valid and interesting question that needs an answer.. Are you upto it..??
Inspired by a reader Georgia, in this article I take you back to the REAL basics – the connection between Shipping and Physics..
I wrote earlier that the big floating thing that carries our cargo from point A to B is referred to as either a SHIP or a VESSEL and outlined the differences between these two..
Like me, I am sure many of you would have (and if you are in the shipping industry you SHOULD have) thought about how this massive thing that can carry 18,000 + TEUs float so solidly in the water whereas if you throw a small pebble in the water, it sinks so easily..