Unitization and Consolidation: Are they the same thing?
In the intricate world of cargo logistics, optimizing transportation methods is paramount for efficiency and cost-effectiveness. Two key strategies that play a pivotal role in this regard are unitization and consolidation and, as much as these concepts are commonly seen […]
Efficiency is paramount for successful and timely deliveries of courier shipments. From meticulous documentation to the final delivery, each step in this process plays a crucial role. This blog post breaks down the essential stages, highlighting the importance of documentation […]
Owning a business is no easy task. In between prospecting new clients and closing sales deals, one of the biggest challenges of selling your products can be underestimated: Getting the goods to their buyer, safe and sound while guaranteeing customer […]
What is RADAR and why is it important for operations in Brazil?
Technology has been an ally of the supply chain segment for a while now, and its development has played a pivotal part in the optimization of processes, especially the ones involving legal documentation. Brazil is known for making extensive use […]
Temperature Sensitive Cargo: Four methods to keep your cargo cold
Transporting cargo is a meticulous process, and when dealing with temperature-sensitive goods, an added layer of caution is needed. In this blog post, we will delve into four prominent methods utilized to keep cargo in cold temperatures: Dry Ice, Gel […]
Containers are an invention from the 1970s that has been crucial for cargo transportation. The Dry box container, for example, is the standard container we all know, suitable for transporting general cargo that doesn’t require special transport conditions. With the […]
NCM vs HS Code: What they are and the differences between them
In the realm of international trade logistics, a critical aspect that demands attention from freight forwarders is the classification of cargo, particularly when seeking quotations. Beyond the destination details, understanding the precise nature of the cargo becomes imperative for seamless […]
Contrary to the sea and the sky, roads often have limitations regarding their space and structure, which can come as an obstacle when transporting certain types of cargo, such as oversized and overweighted ones. In Brazil and many other parts […]
To increase viability in international transactions and promote innovation, the countries that are a part of the Mercosur, and that includes Brazil, the biggest economy of the South American continent, have settled a tariff exception for specific imported products: Ex-Tariff, […]