About Shipping and Freight Resource

  • Are you interested in joining the Shipping and Freight industry..??
  • Are you new to the Shipping and Freight industry..??
  • Are you already in the industry and looking to enhance your knowledge..??
  • Are you looking for a reference guide for your day-to-day shipping and freight work..??
  • Are you seeking Shipping and Freight information..??

Then, you have reached the right place..

safres-side-typoShipping and Freight Resource is a niche blog in the Shipping, Freight, Maritime and Logistics industry structured as an Educational Resource to

  1. Assist aspiring newcomers to the shipping, freight, maritime and logistics sectors to understand the processes and procedures involved in the industry
  2. Enhance the knowledge of those already in the industry
  3. Address the educational and skills gap in the sector

Shipping and Freight Resource covers a variety of topics ranging from imports to exports to bill of lading to hazardous goods to types of containers to types of ships, and also provides information of interest relating to the shipping, freight, maritime and logistics industry..

Here you can learn about :

  • What is a bill of lading..??
  • Difference between demurrage and detention..
  • What to do if an original bill of lading is lost..??
  • How to handle hazardous cargoes..??
  • What documents are used or required..??
  • What happens if the correct documentation is not used..??
  • Which type of ships are used for which cargoes..??
  • And a lot more information about shipping and freight…………

Wherever on the site you are, if you click on the image of the ship on the menu bar (shown below),image for menu aboutit will take you to the home page of the blog where you can view all the current topics..

If you hover over the titles About, Topics……………… you will see drop down menus with various other options..

Hover over the Topics link on the menu bar to view topics listed per month, per post and per category..

Have a shipping and freight related question..??

  • Easiest way to get an answer – use the “Search box” on the Menu Bar or at the bottom of the side bar
  • If you don’t find the answer there,
  • Pose your question via the question form on the sidebar

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Hariesh Manaadiar