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Hidden Dangerous Goods

Nowadays goods become more and more complex many of them containing substances which can harm health and environment. These commodities often represent hidden dangerous goods. Examples vary from batteries contained in the equipment to goods containing magnetized material – like speakers. Transportation of such goods is a challenge for even the most prepared and seasoned […]

5 basics for your rate request

Ocean Transportation

Usually when you are calculating the rates for the transportation of your shipment, you expect not to wait long for the quotations from the forwarders. Unfortunately, this is hard to achieve – for many reasons. The transportation, especially the ocean and the air transportation, include many stages and many participants, and is subject to many […]

Courier or freight forwarder ?

What is the difference between freight forwarder and a courier?  I have been often asked that question. Well, from operational point of view the difference is tremendous but from customers point of view the difference is none. Why? The customer perception is that both couriers and forwarders offer the same service – delivery of shipments […]

The Small Size Freight Forwarders

I am receiving a good deal of news concerning the freight forwarding and logistics. In all this news however, the word is about only the big names in our industry.  Yes, exactly  the guys that boast with their hundreds of millions or billions dollars of annual revenues who handle big traffics for big manufacturers and […]