ICS2 Release 3 Update

ICS2 Release 3 Update

The deadline for complying with the European Union’s (EU) Import Control System (ICS2) Release 3 has been postponed from March 1, 2024, to June 3, 2024. This applies to most companies transporting goods by sea, inland waterways, road, and rail into the EU. What is...
Optimizing Air Freight from China to the USA

Optimizing Air Freight from China to the USA

When it comes to speed and reliability, air freight remains the preferred choice. Imagine high-value products like semiconductors or pharmaceuticals reaching their destination in days – that’s the power of air freight. However, this speed comes at a high cost....
A Guide to Global Shipping of Medical Equipment and Devices

A Guide to Global Shipping of Medical Equipment and Devices

Shipping medical equipment is a sub-set of the global shipping industry that requires specialized expertise. Whether it’s laboratory testing devices or large, diagnostic scanners, these machines can contain fragile gauges, lenses, mirrors, computer chips and other...
What is Buyer’s Consolidation and How Does it Benefit You?

What is Buyer’s Consolidation and How Does it Benefit You?

If you’ve ever ordered a variety of items online and ended up with a mountain of packages because each came from a different seller, you’ll understand the challenges faced by businesses importing goods. Traditionally, each shipment from a separate supplier...