Incoterms 2010 will take effect on January 1st, 2011. Since the last revision, Incoterms 2000, there have been a number of changes in both global and domestic trade, this revision addresses those changes. In contrast to the previous four classes, E,F,C and D, Incoterms will now be separated into 2 groups, those applicable to all […]
Marine terminal operators at the ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach are reporting that most import cargo is being properly claimed using PortCheck. However, export cargo is experiencing delays. Cargo must be claimed with PortCheck. “Exporters” are urged to claim their cargo with PortCheck to avoid delays and being turned away at the gate.
What is a Marine Surveyor and what role do they play in International Shipping? Marine Surveyors are third parties hired to ensure a smooth and safe movement of goods. A surveyor can observe and document many different aspects of your shipment and more importantly they can protect your interests should any legal disputes arise. Several […]