Road Freight on the move
When a hard copy printed bill of lading is issued it is usual practice for a number of sets of ‘Originals’ and ‘Copies’ to be produced. Where a letter of credit is involved and a bill of lading is specified the receiving bank will require one of the Original bills of lading.
When a set of 3 Originals and 3 Copy Bills of lading are produced they will be marked Original 1 of 3, Original 2 of 3, Original 3 of 3; Copy 1 of 3, Copy 2 of 3, Copy 3 of 3.
Now that the UK has left the EU single market and customs union, the government has deregulated commodities like citrus fruit and leaf imports. The UK is a major export market for South Africa’s citrus sector, reportedly taking 9.5% of ...Read More
Tags: exports, imports
A freight ship sunk on Sunday off the coast of Turkey’s Black Sea province of Bartin, killing at least three crew members. It was said that the vessel was a Russian dry freight vessel but this information was later corrected. ...Read More
Tags: cargo, freight
Fresh raspberries and blackberries from Poland showed the largest increase in revenue for fruit exports in the first nine months of 2020. The berry exports increased by 42% from 2019. The increase was mainly driven by the rise in export ...Read More
A new rail freight service from Jinhua to Dourges, in France has been initiated. Freight forwarders are warning of congestion on overland freight routes, as rail freight becomes more popular. The first train on the new route left Jinhua on ...Read More
Tags: China, freight, rail freight