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Robotic Process Automation Shaking Up Freight Industry


  RPA Shaking Up Freight Industry   RPA (robotic process automation) is transforming organisations in many industries. In fact a recent report claimed that 72% of companies will automate processes by 2019. But what is RPA? It uses technology to automate processes with a rule based approach – ultimately creating …

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DELIVERY ORDER:  A Document authorizing delivery to a nominated party of cargoes in the care of a third party. The document is issued by a carrier or a forwarder on surrender of a bill of lading and then used by the merchant to transfer title by endorsement. AIRWAY BILL: It …

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Commodity Codes Guide: Codes classification


Why Commodity Codes classification is important Commodity codes are important in determining how the goods will be treated in the UK, the European Union and third countries. The classification of goods is essential in order to identify what duties and controls are applied and to ensure a correct customs declaration. …

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Commodity Codes Guide


What are commodity codes? Commodity codes are used to classify goods for import and export within the European Union (EU) or outside. The aim of classification is to pay the right tax and duty and follow regulations. If you want to move goods you must have a commodity code for …

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Packaging Regulations


  International Packaging Regulations Wooden packaging Wooden pallets (also packing crates, drums etc.) dominate the worldwide market. Growing trees sustainably for pallet making is environmentally responsible. Wooden pallets get 8 trips on average before being repaired or broken up. The broken ones can form part of new pallets or be …

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‘LCL Shipping’ or ‘Groupage Shipping’


LCL shipping, for the texting generation’s benefit, is not to be confused with LOL. The proper LCL definition is a shipment ‘Less than Container Load’, and it means in practice that your freight forwarder is going to be earning his money by getting you the best deal. Because you have …

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Logwiz offers first of its kind completely work-based short-term course in the field of Shipping and Logistics, with 100% Placement Assurance. If you are thinking about a career change, the field of logistics has much to offer. Logistics Management Course is now a popular choice among aspiring young minds. Earning …

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