An article discussing the various types of documentation involved in a sea freight shipment prepared by the various parties involved..
Why does a shipping line or agent check or have to check a Bill of Lading vs customs documents.. What are they checking for and what should they be checking for..??
Article outlining the requirements for the import of a motor vehicle into the United States..
As you may be aware, the IMO, has announced that the IMDG Code, 2016 Edition comes into force on 1 January 2018 for two years..
During 2017, shippers and carriers may opt to use the provisions of IMDG Code 38th amendment (38-16) or 37th Amendment (37-14)..
Currently the IMDG Code 2014 Edition which came into force on 1st January 2016 is being used and the IMDG Code Supplement, 2014 Edition will remain valid until further notice..
So what is this IMDG Code 38th amendment (38-16) all about..??
Who is a freight forwarder and what does a freight forwarder do..??
2016, a review of the year that was, for shipping and freight.. What was good, what was bad, what went right and what went wrong and which of my articles you enjoyed the most.. 🙂
From time to time, some people come into your life to make a deep impact.. While it is customary to write about the positive impact that some people make on your life, some times, we must also talk about people that create a misguided and negative impact in people’s life..
But some times, we must also talk about people that create a misguided and negative impact in people’s life..
Dear readers I am pleased to announce that my blog Shipping and Freight Resource is in the running for the South African Blog Awards 2016..
The blog will compete in the category for Best Educational Blog.. I need your help to win this..
Carrier refuses to show details relating to commercial and sales information of the cargo on the bill of lading.. Are they being pedantic or are they right..??
Whether for better or worse, technology has touched and revolutionized almost all aspects of human life and business.. Shipping and freight industry has also been touched by this technological developments under both mechanical and digital category..