Customs Broking

May. 5, 2021 by

Customs broking or customs brokerage is a profession that involves the “clearing” of goods through customs barriers for importers and exporters (usually businesses). This involves the preparation of documents and/or

Air Freight Vs Ocean Freight – Factors Needing Comparison

Mar. 16, 2021 by

We are required to make choices not only in personal life, but in business too. Let’s consider international shipping. The two main options that we usually get include air freight

10 Facts About C-TPAT

Mar. 9, 2021 by

You might be asking yourself, as I did, what in the world is C-TPAT? After reading up on the acronym, I realized that Customs-Trade Partnership Against Terrorism is an interesting

Security Surcharge

Feb. 23, 2021 by

All shipments are subject to Security handling and a commensurate Security surcharge. It is important to meet government regulated Transportation Security Administration (TSA) requirements as to who has authorized access

Fuel Surcharge

Feb. 17, 2021 by

A fuel surcharge is a fee charged to you by trucking companies or air line to cover the fluctuating cost of fuel. Fuel surcharge is figured is to take the

Regulated Agent – Applied 4 September 2011

Feb. 10, 2021 by

To improve the security of cargo transport services by air traffic, and overcome the problems that occur, the Directorate General of Civil Aviation Ministry, on Thursday (25/08/2011) announced it will

Ways to Track Air Cargo

Jan. 19, 2021 by

Having cargo delivered by air transport is one of the most convenient solutions nowadays, especially if that cargo is supposed to cross borders, seas, even countries. However, it is important

The Benefits of Online Freight Forwarding for Businesses

Jan. 7, 2021 by

We are used to freight forwarding when we are importing and exporting goods from one destination to the next. But, why is it essential to consider online freight forwarding and

Tightened International Flights, Stagnant Airline Recovery

Jan. 7, 2021 by

Aviation observers assess the airline’s recovery to have stalled after the government tightened international flight conditions. JAKARTA – The Indonesian Government’s move to limit international flights through the SE addendum

Shipping Glossary

Dec. 29, 2020 by

The Shipping glossary gives you a good overview of all the terminology used in the logistics world. Read through the different terms and ensure you understand the lingo. We are