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Instruction for Shipments with Electronic and Written C/O Form D

Instruction for Shipments with Electronic and Written C/O Form D

Jun 01, 2020
In case a shipment has both electronic and written C/O Form D, issued under the law but carrying information disparity, how will customs agencies handle this? This is the guidance of the General Department of Customs for local customs authorities.
Why do Import and Export companies need to Forwarder?

Why do Import and Export companies need to Forwarder?

May 14, 2020
Forwarding services have long been not new to import-export businesses in Vietnam but have never been less diverting because of the benefits that this type of service brings.
Transporting dangerous goods demands adequate quality and safety programmes in place to meet local and international laws

Transporting dangerous goods demands adequate quality and safety programmes in place to meet local and international laws

Mar 28, 2020
The International Standard that outlines the requirements for such programmes for packaging has just been updated
Incoterms® 2020

Incoterms® 2020

Mar 25, 2020
International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) has launched Incoterms® 2020 set that contains the rules for use of the 11 Incoterms® trade terms. It takes into account the latest developments in commercial practice, and updates the rules to make them more accessible and easier to us
Everything you need to know about the container seal

Everything you need to know about the container seal

Dec 12, 2019
When shipping a container, securing your merchandise should be one of your main priorities. All shipping containers transported via ocean freight, be it FCL shipping or LCL shipping, are required to be secured using specific shipping container seals to make sure that the container has been properly closed and locked.
Top 5 misconceptions about the packing list

Top 5 misconceptions about the packing list

Dec 12, 2019
Many shippers may be aware of the importance of the Bill of Lading and its vital role in ensuring the proper transportation and retrieval of an ocean freight shipment. However, the importance of the shipping packing list must not be overlooked.