FOB = Free On Board.
When FOB is not FOB…
This is a common shipping and sales term. Basically, the exporter (shipper/seller) delivers the goods to the shipping line or freight consolidator, and that is the end of the exporter’s responsibility.
My sincere apologies if I am banging on about what you already know, or what I have said previously.
But, this is just not as obvious as many may think.
Most people think that if the cargo is damaged or […]
A Solution That Saves You Money and Gives You Peace of Mind
We all know what a huge task moving house can be. But when you’re moving overseas, that experience is not only daunting, it’s expensive.
There’s the freight cost.
Then you need […]
The days there are so many resources which enable you to hire people to pack up your goods, or you can do the packing yourself.
This is a personal choice – I would add that getting the correct supplies including shrink […]
So, you have made the decision to move. This could be for a number of reasons:
– career move
– family move
– returning to your country of birth
– or even sending household items to friends or family.
No matter the reason you want […]
In general, vehicles can be shipped as part of your personal items.
You should get any cars, motor bikes, push bikes, boats, trailers and the like steam cleaned before shipping.
You will also need to drain these items of all fuel, and […]