Delivery time, transit time

When asked how long it will take to ship a container from Shenzhen to Los Angeles, your forwarder would probably answer 14 days. 14 days,...

What is telex release

You may have heard the term Telex Release several times in your day to day work especially in container shipping.. Let me explain what a Telex...

Certificate of Origin

Certificate of Origin (often abbreviated to C/O, COO or CoO) A document used in international trade, in a printed form or as an electronic...

Incoterms

The purpose of incoterms is to provide a set of international rules for the interpretation of the most commonly used trade term in foreign trade....

HS CODE(HTS CODE in the United States)

Definition The Harmonized Commodity Description and Coding System, also known as the Harmonized System (HS) of tariff nomenclature is an...

Chargeable weight, dimensional weight, actual weight(air shipping and courier)

Chargeable weight, dimensional weight, actual weight(air shipping and courier) In air shipping and courier, the chargeable weight is...

Common Shipping Terminology

Common Shipping Terminology There are some common shipping terminologies you need to understand when importing and shipping from...

Bill of Lading

What is BILL OF LADING (B/L) Bill of Lading, abbreviated as B/L. Issued by carrier, it is a negotiable instrument and serves the 3 purposes...

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