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Terms associated with ocean freight shipments

Parties involved in international shipping

Whether you are shipping household goods or commercial merchandise with FCL or LCL shipping, there are many parties involved in the ocean freight process. To understand the process, it is important to …

Freight consolidator

What is an international freight consolidator? An international freight consolidator is an operator who uses the carrier as a vehicle. He groups goods from a range of individual exporters into a …

Parties involved in an international shipment

Whether you’re shipping FCL or LCL, sending a shipment via ocean freight is an extremely complex involving many different processes and parties. Besides understanding the role of Incoterms, …