Australian Ports Upgrades to Boost International Freight Shipping
Over the last few years, international shipping has come under increasing pressure. The increased demand combined with the sometimes strained supply and access to human resources has seen shipping costs skyrocket.
Many of Australia’s […]
Possible Effects on Container Shipping due to the War in Ukraine
The world has seen a considerable amount of volatility over the last few years. The war in Ukraine is a more recent extension of those uncertainties.
There is a concern […]
Self-Pack Shipping Containers for Moving Overseas
If you’re moving overseas and looking for a new home, you’re more than likely going to be relocating a lot of your possessions. This article will outline the main differences between using self-pack shipping containers […]
International Shipping & Freight Forwarding Terms – Cargo Abandonment.
What is Cargo Abandonment?
International shipping and exporting goods to another country can at times be a complex and confusing journey. One issue not often considered by shippers until it happens […]
Why a Commercial Freight Forwarder is an Important Part of Your Supply Chain
Whether operating an existing business or starting a new venture, if it involves the import or export of goods you are going to need international shipping. This is […]
Environmental Impact in Sea Freight Shipping
With the impact that climate change is making on our planet and civilisation, humans are investigating ways of becoming more environmentally friendly.
The freight forwarding and shipping industry in particular currently have limited options open to […]
The impact of COVID-19 and other factors on international shipping.
The freight forwarding and shipping industry has had a tumultuous few years, with no signs of a let-up any time soon.
Whilst there is always something happening in the shipping industry, the […]
Packing Goods for Overseas Shipping
Appropriate packing of commercial goods for overseas shipping is essential if you want your products to arrive in prime condition.
This is especially relevant for sea freight but also holds true for land and air freight. Similarly, […]
Import and Export Trade with the USA
The USA is a global powerhouse economy and one of Australia’s most important trading partners. If you are planning on shipping to the USA for import or export, there are a few things to […]
Could Cheap International Shipping Be Costing You?
International shipping costs can make up a considerable portion of the cost to import or export goods. As such, importers and exporters are often looking around for a good deal.
One of the most common […]