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In today’s fast-changing world, we’re helping companies
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What are Ocean Freight Peak Season Surcharges (PSS)?

Tomas Swinburne
Dec 03, 2019

Figuring out the best time to ship goods can feel like a gamble. Sometimes you find cheap rates with great space, while other times, you’re struggling to find acceptable rates. We’re here to help you to understand what are peak season surcharges, with tips and some advice on how best to navigate these rate adjustments. […]

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What is Freight Forwarding? Everything You Need to Know

Tomas Swinburne
Nov 26, 2019

Whether you’re importing rubber ducks from China or exporting car parts to Europe, getting your goods from the point of origin to destination can be very daunting. From booking cargo vessels, ensuring pick-ups, clearing customs, and finding insurance for your shipment, there is a myriad of fast-moving factors that could be forgotten or misunderstood when […]

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5 Disruptive Technology Trends in the Freight Industry

Tomas Swinburne
Nov 11, 2019

Players in the shipping industry that are not constantly updating their businesses with technological innovation will not last for very long. In the freight industry, the need for innovation is only further compounded after decades of stagnation. Shipping one container internationally can still require 30 people with 200 interactions. For buyers and sellers in the […]

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Digitalizing the Shipping Industry with Disruptive Innovation

Tomas Swinburne
Nov 04, 2019

Digitalization in the shipping industry is a form of disruptive innovation that is changing business models and creating an opportunity for existing and new players in the world of freight. By utilizing digital solutions or creating your own digital strategy, there are plenty of opportunities to remain competitive and start breaking into new markets. But […]

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Digitalizing Freight to Navigate the China-US Trade War

Tomas Swinburne
Oct 28, 2019

Trade wars are nothing new. From the Smoot-Hawley Tariff Act in 1930 to the latest trade dispute between Japan and South Korea in 2019, protectionism is always a looming threat to international trade. The China-US trade war is causing undue stress to the freight industry, which is already undergoing structural upheavals. From carriers worrying about […]

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