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/orThe post Customs Broking first appeared on Bali Cargo Portal.
A custom broker is one who is responsible for facilitating imports and exports among countries that have customs restrictions and inspections. Shipments that the brokerage will handle may be smallThe post The Duties of a Custom Broker first appeared on Bali Cargo Portal.
If you ship products internationally, you are surely interested in reducing international ocean freight costs. Sometimes you may have international ocean freight shipments that are not large enough to fillThe post Reducing International Ocean Freight Shipment Costs first appeared on Bali Cargo Portal.
Knowledge is the most important thing to take into consideration before you enter any negotiations on shipping contracts. There are many factors that determine freight cost. Knowing how air freightThe post Tips on How to Negotiate Air Freight Rates first appeared on Bali Cargo Portal.
Air freight method is a newly-introduced method of international shipment, whereas sea freight is a primary method. Ever since air freight came into existence, it encouraged world trade while pavingThe post Why Sea Freight Is Better Over Other Shipping Methods? first appeared on Bali Cargo Portal.
Do SVLK? The Timber Legality Verification System (SVLK) is a tracking system that multistakeholder arranged to ensure the legality of the timber being circulated and traded in Indonesia. Timber LegalityThe post What and How Timber Legality Verification System (SVLK) first appeared on Bali Cargo Portal.
The Ministry of Forestry (MoF) in cooperation with the Coordinating Ministry for the Economy launched Verfifikasi Timber Legality Information System. This system was established to support the implementation of theThe post The Ministry of Forestry Republic of Indonesia Launches Legal Timber Certification in Indonesia first appeared on Bali Cargo Portal.
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 freightThe post Air Freight Vs Ocean Freight – Factors Needing Comparison first appeared on Bali Cargo Portal.
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 interestingThe post 10 Facts About C-TPAT first appeared on Bali Cargo Portal.
Accessorial Charges – Charges that are applied to the base tariff rate or base contract rate, e.g., bunkers, container, currency, destination/delivery. Aden War Risk Surcharge – A surcharge on goodsThe post The Secret to Understanding the Freight Rate Sheet – Abbreviations first appeared on Bali Cargo Portal.