Incoterms are critical for shipping but are also very confusing. Here’s some clarity.
Quickly find international freight HS codes used for US imports with this Harmonized System finder.
Get to know your way around a shipping container and learn just how much freight one can actually hold.
It’s been a turbulent year in freight. To get you ready to succeed in 2021, we’re taking a look at what happened and laying out what lessons we’ve learned. Whether you shipped internationally for the first time in 2020, or were a seasoned importer before COVID-19 hit the world stage, chances are you’ve experienced a […]
Planning international freight for e-commerce is hard. And in many cases, it can make the difference between profitability or losses. Of the over 10,000 small businesses that use Freightos.com to compare, book, and manage freight, many are e-commerce sellers shipping directly to fulfillment centers, Fulfilled By Amazon (FBA) or otherwise. Depending on the product, freight can account […]
Alibaba & Freightos Alibaba.com & Freightos.com: Shipping & Logistics Partners Shipping with Alibaba.com has never been easier. Thanks to a new partnership, shippers can now easily book and manage their shipments using Alibaba.com Freight Powered by Freightos. It’s just another way that Freightos.com is bringing smooth shipping to importers around the world. When […]
Everything you need to know about trade financing for international freight, including terms for securing financing, typical interest conditions, key terminology, and more.
Coronavirus Shipping – What You Need To Know COVID-19 has caused major disruptions to logistics and shipping around the world. We’ve gathered our best resources to keep you informed – and help you keep your goods moving. Coronavirus Impact on Supply Chain & On the Economy The impact of coronavirus on the supply side in […]
By Robert Khachatryan Amazon shipping during COVID-19 Amazon seems to have fulfilled its goal of adding 100,000 employees to meet the heightened demand for essential products. It has also started to lift some of the restrictions for inbound shipments of non-essential goods. However, the rapidly-changing reality of “shelter in place” continues to pose new challenges. […]
Last updated: September 5, 2021 Freight & Shipping Delays With ongoing pandemic-related delays and closures, non-stop demand for ocean freight from Asia to the US, and a lack of capacity, ocean rates are still very elevated and transit times volatile. Freight Market Explainer With everything that’s going on in freight today, Freightos.com CMO Ethan Buchman […]