In general, insurance exists to protect you from risks. In the case of cargo insurance, it is there to protect you from financial loss should the integrity of your cargo be compromised, which is always a possibility during the process […]
These two terms are frequently used in the world of international trade, but, as important as they are, not everyone is familiar with their meaning. What do they have in common? What makes them different? Find out bellow! What is […]
As much as the concept of Black Friday involves it happening the day after Thanksgiving, a holiday that isn’t celebrated at all in Brazil, the discounts event is almost as anticipated as Christmas by Brazilians. More Brazilians are shopping […]
Trading in general is a practice that has money transactions as one of its most important aspects and, when we’re talking about International Trade, the money flow is constant and involves many different currencies each with their own values. The […]
Transportadoras e Agentes de Carga: Quais são as diferenças?
Por mais que tenham semelhanças em como e onde operam na cadeia de suprimentos, as transportadoras e os agentes de carga estão longe de ser a mesma coisa. A seguir, reunimos as principais características de cada tipo de serviço [...]
What is LGPD and how does it affect International Trade?
In the era of technology, data is as valuable as a literal treasure. Especially if we are talking about personal information, that is essential to ongoing business processes as well as for marketing and narrowing down potential business relationships. In […]
What type of education is needed in order to be a freight forwarder?
Before we go deeper into the requirements for becoming a freight forwarder, we need to understand what exactly a freight forwarder is and what is expected from this professional. In a nutshell, a freight forwarder is an agent who handles […]
NOR Containers- Is this the answer to the equipment shortage problem?
In exportation and importation, we frequently deal with temperature-sensitive cargo, and one of the tools we have to safely move them are the Reefers, containers used to transport goods that need temperature control. But does it serve other purposes? The […]
What is the necessary information when getting a quote from your freight forwarder?
As the middleman between the shippers and the carriers, the freight forwarder acts as an expert in logistics as they organize the entire process of transportation of cargo from their origin point to their final destination, providing a quote with […]