Tagged: Shipping Guide

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“Live Location” on Shipup

Cargo management is the process of organizing and controlling the storage and transportation of goods. Proper cargo management is essential for businesses that want to optimize their shipping operations and reduce costs.

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“Search” on Shipup

Shipup Dashboard provides you with different tools to let you have a full picture of your ongoing shipments. One of the most popular tools on Shipup is “Search” and you can use it to find your shipment easily and bring visibility to your workflow more than ever

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What are RoRo Shipments?

RoRo tracking is the process of keeping track of vehicles as they are loaded onto and unloaded from ships. This is done in order to ensure that the correct number of vehicles are loaded and unloaded, and that they are all accounted for. RoRo tracking is a vital part of logistics and supply chain management, and helps to keep track of inventory levels and movements.


Consignee in shipping

A consignee is a person or company who is the recipient of goods that are being shipped. The consignee is responsible for receiving the goods and ensuring that they are unloaded from the vessel or aircraft

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Container Tare Weight

ust be deducted from the gross weight of a shipment to calculate the net weight of the goods. Tare weights are established by shippers and are indicated on bills of lading and other shipping documents . 

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All about Wharfage Fee and THC

In shipping, a wharfage fee is a charge assessed by a dock owner for the use of his facility. In other words, wharfage refers to the cost of using a wharf. The fee is based on the size of the vessel using the dock and the length of time it stay

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All about Container Freight Station

A container freight station (CFS) is a facility where cargo containers are loaded and unloaded. These stations are usually located near ports or railheads. CFSs are used to store, maintain, and distribute containers. They often have cranes and other equipment to move containers around. Container freight stations play an important role in the global economy by facilitating the movement of goods around the world.

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Port of Discharge and Port of Loading

This is a typical misunderstanding among traders regarding the distinction between the port of delivery and the port of discharge. Is there a distinction between the port of discharge and the delivery location? Is the location of delivery the same as the port of discharge?

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What Is a Freight Charge?

When you transport your goods from one country to another, there is a fee you should pay for the whole transportation process. This is called Freight Charge or freight rate. So the shipper pays the money to the carrier. This fee changes for each shipment and depends on many different factors.

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Different Types of Marine Insurance and Insurance Policies

The subject of Marine Insurance is vast and encompassing; that is why there is a long list of different types of marine insurance and insurance policies. An acceptable sort or type of maritime insurance may be modified and picked to be adopted based on the needs and requirements of the carrier. Why Marine Insurance? Any form of insurance is intended to reduce risks in the case of unlucky occurrences like accidents, harm to property and the environment, or fatalities. The risks are higher when it comes to ships since all elements are at play, such as the chance of losing...