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Carriage of perishables in Reefer Container


Article that outlines the carriage of perishables in reefer containers, the methods of transportation, the types of reefer commodities and many other useful information relating to reefer container..

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Help, carrier refuses to show details that I want on the bill of lading


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..??

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Shipper on bill of lading can be from a country different from port of loading – Yes or No


Shipper on bill of lading can be from a country different from port of loading – Yes or No..?? What is your opinion and what is the regulation in your country..?? Participate in this short poll and let us find out..

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Safeguard Cargo Release

How to safeguard cargo release using the right bill of lading


An article on how to safeguard cargo release using the right bill of lading.. This article is based on a case study information received from one of the readers..

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All you need to know about Cargo Insurance


Although it may seem obvious, it is shocking to mention the least how many customers still do not take the right Cargo Insurance cover to insure their cargo comprehensively..

I don’t think anyone will intentionally not cover their cargo properly and can only assume that it is due to ignorance or lack of knowledge..

This post aims to educate everyone on what is Cargo Insurance and what steps are involved..
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How ships float


|| April 22nd, 2016 || Shipping Knowledge || , , || Estimated reading time: 0 minutes Less than a minute ||
In a previous article titled The connection between Shipping and Physics that I posted last year I shared an infographic about shipping and the physical law of buoyancy that explains how ships float..

I came across below video which explains further about how and why this works.. Interesting to see..

Enjoy and share..
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