The Difference Between Logistics and Supply Chain

The Difference Between Logistics and Supply Chain

Many shippers especially beginners, are confused between logistics and supply chain. These two industries look quite similar but their essence is different. Before getting involved in the shipping business or in these two industries,...

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Types Of Cargo Insurance

Types Of Cargo Insurance

It is known that ocean freight, despite its popularity, is full of risks. That is why it is never enough to emphasize how important cargo insurance is. Your shipment is never entirely safe unless and insurance is your only compensation if something goes wrong. In this article, we will explain the different types of cargo...

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The Difference Between A House Bill Of Lading And A Master Bill Of Lading

The Difference Between A House Bill Of Lading And A Master Bill Of Lading

A bill of lading is a document that can be issued by shipping lines, freight forwarders and NVOCC operators. Shipping lines issue bill of ladings only to freight forwarders and NVOCC operators. The bill of lading issued by a shipping line is called a master bill of...

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Dry Van Shipping

Dry Van Shipping

Dry Van Shipping refers to moving cargos using trailers attached to semi-trucks. Dry Van Shipping is suitable for moving large quantities of items, goods, products, or big items like automobiles. The trailers are called dry van trailers because they keep the items being shipped “dry”. In other...

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Everything You Need To Know About LTL Shipping

Everything You Need To Know About LTL Shipping

Less Than Truck Load shipping is one of the most common shipping modes. It is extremely cost-effective when the...

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7 Factors To Consider Before Choosing The Best Shipping Route (The Best Port)

7 Factors To Consider Before Choosing The Best Shipping Route (The Best Port)

Before deciding the best shipping route for your cargo, there are several factors to consider. Most shippers cost (price) is the determining factor in their choice. However, that is not recommended because the price usually depends on the Read More