PNG Worldwide’s international shipping services are a huge asset when it comes to due to our familiarity of the potentially complicated process. We can help navigate you through various international shipping documents and avoid extra fees and lost time. If you have a need for international shipping services, the following information will hopefully help […]
Telex Release Bill of Lading and Express Release Bill of Lading are terms that confuse many importers and exporters. Many use these terms loosely and interchangeably to mean that no Original Ocean Bill of Lading is needed at the destination to obtain the cargo release. However, Telex Release and Express Release do have different meanings, […]
When it comes to shipping Fabric or Clothing, there are a few key items to consider to ensure that the product is shipped in compliance with the NMFTA (National Motor Freight Traffic Association), and avoid a reclassification by the carrier while the shipment is in transit. Most importantly to note, this type of product […]
OOIDA (Owner-Operator Independent Drivers Association) asked on Oct 18th that the House Appropriations committee to remove the specific language for an upcoming bill that would then require a final decision to mandate speed limiters. This all started back in August when the Department’s National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) and Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration […]
As we have stated in previous posts, there are specific DOT regulations when it comes to hours of service for truck drivers. The DOT regulations are put in place for the safety of the truck drivers and those around them on the road. However, a trucking company has recently been charged for having their employees […]
On March 14, 2013, the U.S. Census Bureau published new export reporting requirements in the Federal Register. The new export requirements will be implemented and need to be followed beginning January 8, 2014. This publication governs how exporters must file electronic exports information to the Census Bureau and amends regulations that were published in 2008. […]
In the most recent LTL Freight controversies, the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) conducted a pilot program between October 14, 2011, and October 10, 2014, that was part of FMCSA’s implementation of the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA). The United States-Mexico Cross-Border Long-Haul Trucking Pilot Program evaluated the ability of Mexico-domiciled motor carriers […]
The NHTSA (National Highway Traffic Safety Administration) and FMCSA (Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration) is providing more details on its reasoning for extending the comment period (again) on the proposed speed limiter legislation. The FMCSA reported that the request from OOIDA (Owner-Operator Independent Drivers Association), EMA (Engine Manufacturer’s Association) came in ad had requested more […]
You always want to be aware of the cut off times for your shipments so that you can work to stay within those limits and avoid extra charges. While every situation is slightly different, below are some guidelines to keep in mind. Typical Loading Window There is a standard 2 hours for […]
The likelihood of finding non-compliant wood packaging material (WPM) is more possible than ever given today’s global trade and marketing systems. Each month there are many documented instances of non-compliant WPM found by Agriculture Specialists at Ports of Entry within the United States. Wood originating from living or dead trees may be infested by plant […]
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