The majority of shipments that cross international borders are subject to duties and taxes set in place by the government of the importing country. Duties and taxes along with port handling fees and any custom charges can cause a significant increase in your total shipping charges. However, when you are working with PNG Worldwide, […]
The Southeast United States currently contains 44% of the United States population, and it is predicted that this number will increase to half of the U.S. population in the near future. Obviously, this is where consumers are, which is very appealing to domestic and international shippers alike. Another benefit is that the southeastern U.S. […]
PNG Worldwide utilizes a variety of strategies to bring you freight savings. Below are a few things that we take into consideration when keeping your total landed costs low, and these are things that are important for you to be aware of as well. Estimate Logistics Costs Accurately We help bring you […]
It is said that one of the most challenging aspects of international transportation is claims and how to protect your international cargo against loss or damage. Even though challenging, protecting your cargo against potential loss or damage should not be ignored. Many shippers do not realize that different rules apply depending upon mode of transportation, over-the-road domestic, intermodal, domestic […]
Steamship lines, logistics providers, exporters and importers are coming together to figure out the best way to implement the new global regulations which will require container weight to be certified before they can be loaded onto a vessel. The regulations are expected to be in effect on July 1st 2016. The shipper’s obligation to provide […]
Just like any other shipping matter, it is important to pay attention to trends in air freight rates, carrier capacity, routes, and other company specific data. Due to the volume of freight that we manage, we have noticed that there are a few main things that can influence how you ship your air freight. […]
The London Olympics are right around the corner, and with the excitement of the games comes realities of congestion and regulations. The open ceremony for this summer Olympics is on July 27th, and it is important to come up with contingency plans if you are routing freight to, from, or through London. London Logistics […]
As 2012 comes to a close, all of us at PNG Worldwide would like to take the time to wish our customers a very happy New Year! Just as PNG Logistics LLC is able to handle all of your domestic transportation needs, as an OTI Licensed Ocean Freight Forwarder and NVOCC, PNG Worldwide LLC is the […]
Ocean Freight, what is the difference between Pre-Carriage, Carriage and On-Carriage Below we will break down each area of the transportation and take a closer look at each for further explanation. Pre-Carriage is the term given to any inland transportation that takes place prior to the container being loaded on board a vessel at a […]
An ATA Carnet, otherwise known as a merchandise passport, is an international customs document that allows the temporary entry of goods, duty and tax free, and is accepted by over 80 countries and territories. Cargo covered and traveling with an ATA Carnet can move between multiple participating counties duty and tax free. Carnets ease the […]
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PNG Logistics is a full service Third Party Logistics (3PL) company that has helped hundreds of clients to lower their freight costs and increase shipping efficiencies. Our service is highly personalized and every shipment we handle is managed by an experienced logistics expert with our clients' best interest in mind.
In addition to enhanced service and peace of mind, PNG clients typically enjoy freight cost savings from 10% to 40% compared to their current transportation and shipping costs.
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