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The difference between INCOTERMS DDP, DDU, and DAP explained!

Incoterms DDP and DDU are the so-called door-to-door arrangements of trade terms. In the transaction of the trade, there are many ways to arrange your trade terms. We need to clarify who will arrange the logistics and take the costs and risks on the export and import sides. As a forwarder in Thailand, I prefer […]

Why are Freight Forwarders polarized in Covid-19!?

The coronavirus has been spreading worldwide since March of 2020. Some people lost their jobs and companies that went bankrupt, unfortunately. And conversely, some people and companies made money. I started working as a forwarder in Thailand in February 2014. I ran my own company in 2016, and I finally began to think about the […]

When will the container shortage problem be solved in 2021? Considering with the number of coronary infections in each country.

The other day, in a casual conversation with a customer, I was asked a question. The shortage of containers is causing ocean freight rates to rise and space to be hard to come by, so customers have no choice but to pay attention to this issue. I was asked by a media person a while […]

Explained the reason of the “Container Shortage” problem in 2020.

Today, I want to explain the cause of current container shortages problem. These days, container shortages have become a serious problem in the logistics industries. This problem is not just associated with logistics industries. It also impacts manufactures, trading companies and retail businesses. What is the cause of container shortages, and why are we unable […]

What is the difference between Courier, EMS and Freight Forwarder? Explained each Air cargo service.

When you transfer cargo internationally by air, there are different services that you could use including couriers. Now, the word “Courier” may not be so common in general.This time, I would like you to understand the different international air shipment services. Then, I will talk through the advantages and the disadvantages, and using a Courier […]

Packaging Optimization for International Transportation! What is the suitable packaging for Export?

When you order something online shopping, the delivery will always come with packaging. Basically, not many orders will be delivered without packaging. In general,everything is wrapped with packaging when it is transported.Packaging plays an important role to ensure shipped cargo is protected until it is received. In Japan, it is normal for cargo to be […]