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Incoterms: 6 mistakes you should avoid

Incoterms, or International Commercial Terms, are a set of standards, established by the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) to standardize international trade practices. These rules define the obligations and responsibilities of buyers and sellers in international trade transactions, including the... Continue Reading →

What factors may affect the Ocean Freight Rates?

Nine out of ten of the world's freight are carried by maritime freight. It is therefore an essential element for the import and export activity of any container shipping company. This activity is characterized by a range of freight rates... Continue Reading →

Guide of Reefer Container Maintenance and Inspection

To ensure that refrigerated containers can perform their function in perfect conditions, they must undergo continuous maintenance and gradual inspections. These two aspects will be the focus of our attention in the following lines, and it is important for you... Continue Reading →

Container charges for shipping: Complete Guide 

One of the main concerns for those who rely on freight shipping is container shipping charges. These expenses can vary depending on the circumstances, requiring shippers to plan for different scenarios. Given the significance of this matter for all those... Continue Reading →

What is dangerous goods shipping: All you need to consider

Transporting dangerous goods is, for obvious reasons, the most delicate of all existing transportation methods. Moreover, it is one that demands the most bureaucracy and, consequently, requires a greater level of planning. Therefore, if you're considering opting for this type... Continue Reading →

How to sell old shipping containers: A practical guide

In this article, we will focus on the sale of containers that can no longer be used for the transportation of goods or are those that still have a few usable years but are no longer needed by their owners.... Continue Reading →

What is anti-dumping in freight transport

Dumping is one of the main challenges that both producers and exporters of goods with cross-border interests must face. It is a problem to which none of the different actors involved in the freight transport industry are immune. In the... Continue Reading →

What is heavy freight shipping and what you need to know

When it comes to shipping heavy freight around the world, maritime transport is one of the most common methods used today. Not only is it highly effective, but it is also cost-efficient for transporting large and heavy goods between countries.... Continue Reading →

Empty containers: Everything you need to know

One out of every three containers shipped worldwide is empty. However, obtaining containers is not always easy. The continuous congestion at the busiest ports and the high demand in certain regions of the world are just some reasons why it... Continue Reading →

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