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Outsourcing and Offshoring

What is Outsourcing mean? Most people think outsourcing and offshoring are the same. Please know they are not the same. In simple words outsourcing is...

Cabotage Law in Sea Transportation

What Does Cabotage Mean? Cabotage Law in Sea Transportation is the transporting of goods and passengers between ports in a country by a foreign transporter. What...

What is HS Code – Harmonized System (The complete Guide)

What is HS Code? Harmonized Commodity Description and Coding System is commonly known as the HS Code or Harmonized System. The World Customs Organisation (WCO)...

Warehouse management

What is a Warehouse? Warehouse management is crucial in managing the logistics and supply chain of the business. A warehouse is a place where goods...

Inventory Management

What is Inventory? Inventory is a set of materials or final products keep aside for future use or until a demand arises. Inventory has few...

Introduction to Sea Port and Harbour

Introduction to Sea Port and Harbour provides you a complete knowledge including identifying the difference of harbour and port as well as the available...

AMS filing- Automated Manifest System

What is AMS meaning in shipping? AMS-Automated Manifest System is the manifesting system in U.S ports. This is also identified as U.S Customs 24-Hour manifesting...

Hazardous Cargo|Dangerous Goods

What is Hazardous Cargo? Any substance, material, or article capable of being a risk to the vessel, personnel, or the environment is hazardous cargo, Dangerous...

The Charter Party Contract

What is Chartering? In general, you know how cargo moves via sea with the support of the carrier. If the shipper has cargo to fill...

Principles of Insurance

Special Legal Principles Embodied in the Insurance Contract Have you gone through the insurance coverage/contract taken for your goods?. If you did you might notice...

What is Insurance

What is Insurance? The insurance can define as an organisation providing the financial protections for the financial losses happens due to the fortuitous event. In...

Customs House Agent (CHA)- Customs Broker

Who is a Customs House Agent? As the name reflects the agent of the customs calls the Customs House Agent. The customs broker act as...