Understanding Common Incoterms in Import/Export Partnerships

Posted by Benjamin Meskin on Oct 16, 2019 10:48:00 AM

 

 

Organizing the import and export of goods, both domestically and internationally, requires a laser focus on details and the ability to adapt when things don’t go as planned. There are many parts of shipping that rely on completed paperwork, transparent communication, and an understanding of the hoops that need to be jumped through.

 

Ironing out all these details beforehand can make the shipping and payment process much easier for import and export partners. As the governing body of international trade, the International Chamber of Commerce has laid out some regulations for the financial responsibilities of buyers and sellers. These responsibilities, called Incoterms, are in place to regulate and streamline the financial obligations of importers and exporters.

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Types of Cargo Insurance & What They Cover

Posted by Benjamin Meskin on Oct 9, 2019 9:15:00 AM
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[Infographic] 2019 Holiday Shipping Guide

Posted by Benjamin Meskin on Sep 11, 2019 4:58:53 PM

It may only be September, but for holiday shoppers, its never too early to start looking for the perfect gifts. As an eCommerce business owner, this means it's the busiest time of the year for sales. But what's the best way to navigate the season's spike in online purchases?

 

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How Can Shippers Manage the Challenges of the 2019 Holiday Peak Season?

Posted by Benjamin Meskin on Sep 9, 2019 4:02:00 PM

 

The holiday season is a busy time for sellers throughout the world, as importers and exporters face the many challenges of getting packages from point A to point B. These companies worry about the speed and safety of their packages throughout the year. However, the holiday season adds even more stress to their everyday duties.

There are many challenges to deal with in the holiday season, but most shippers strive to ensure their customers are pleased with the outcome. Here we will take a closer look at ways to overcome the obstacles of the holiday peak shipping season.

 

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How To Make Money on Shopify: 10 Revenue Boosting Tips

Posted by Benjamin Meskin on Jul 31, 2019 9:42:06 AM

If you dream of having your own business that reaches the heights of success, you should start an e-commerce business. Research reveals e-commerce businesses have grown exponentially over the past couple of years. E-commerce sales are expected to grow from $2.3 trillion in 2017 to $4.5 trillion in 2021. However, if you have decided to step into the online corporate world, starting from a Shopify store would be the best decision.

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Benefits of Uber Freight for Shippers

Posted by Benjamin Meskin on Jul 17, 2019 9:06:33 AM
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5 Benefits of Third Party Shipping Insurance

Posted by Benjamin Meskin on Jul 10, 2019 8:38:23 AM

 

Safely shipping your products from point A to point B can be one of the most challenging aspects of owning a business. On average, 10% of ecommerce shipments arrive at their destination damaged. These statistics rise to a staggering 21% for oversized purchases.

 

Naturally, customers look to you to rectify the situation. Shipping insurance offers financial protection that enables you to replace any merchandise that is lost or damaged during transit.

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Comparing The Cost Of Shipping Insurance

Posted by Benjamin Meskin on Jul 2, 2019 12:59:13 PM

 

When your business depends on shipping, it is imperative to make sure you have adequate insurance coverage. Even with the proper packing and attention, packages can be lost or damaged while in transit.

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Air Freight vs. Ocean Freight: Which One Is Better?

Posted by Benjamin Meskin on Jun 12, 2019 8:31:36 AM

Businesses that manufacture and sell large items must use freight transport to move their products across the world.

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What FedEx Shipping Insurance Doesn’t Cover

Posted by Benjamin Meskin on Mar 19, 2019 8:52:42 AM

When a person decides to make a personal or business shipment using FedEx or FedEx Express, a choice is given to add a level of protection against lost or damaged packages. The expectation is: FedEx Shipping Insurance will help protect your package and ensure its safe and secure delivery.

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