What are the requirements to become a Freight Forwarder..??


I would like to start a freight forwarding business, is NVOCC a requirement for me to operate and how do I get this NVOCC..?? This is one of the questions asked by a reader of this blog.. What do you all think..?? What are the requirements, specifically in South Africa..??

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Who pays what charges for a shipment..??


For a lot of newcomers to the business of exporting and importing, this is a question that they are not too clear about.. Who pays what charges for a shipment..??

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How to read a UN Location Code – Update


Hi all, further to my previous post on How to read a UN Location Code, to view the full list of ports/locations in each country, please visit and bookmark below website.. http://www.unece.org/cefact/locode/service/location.htm Hope it helps..

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