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 […]
Exporting to Laos and Importing to Australia From Laos
Import and Export trade between Laos and Australia is quite strong, and development is ongoing.
Laos is a country in Asia surrounded on all sides by land (a landlocked country). It borders on […]
Importing and Exporting to Serbia from Australia
Serbia, as a trade partner with Australia, has been growing momentum over the last few years.
Whilst still relatively small in overall trading volumes, Serbia to Australia imports have shown over 40% year-on-year growth recently. […]
Freight Shipping to Landlocked Countries.
Sea freight is the most cost-effective shipping method for larger shipments. Around the world, however, there are a number of countries that are “land-locked”. This means that all their borders are land-based and they typically have […]
An Overview of International Freight Shipping Charges
One of the most common questions we are asked is, “How much does international shipping cost?” Calculating international shipping charges can be an extremely complicated process as there are so many moving parts (often […]
Should You Rent or Buy Shipping Containers for Freight Forwarding?
When considering international freight forwarding for any purpose, there are many decisions that need to be made. Whether importing or exporting stock for business purposes or moving house overseas, making the […]
Calculating Shipping Freight Costs – Weight and Volume
Calculating freight costs when importing or exporting can be a daunting task. Not only that, but they can also have a considerable impact on the final price of goods that are being transported.