The Hanjin Shipping bankruptcy continues to have worldwide impacts with legal battles over cost and equipment liabilities related to the bankruptcy playing out in the courts. But there is a glimmer of good news on the horizon. Hanjin filed for court protection in August 2016 after its creditors, led by Korea Development Bank (KDB), decided […]
The world of transportation and logistics can appear very confusing to those outside the industry or for those attempting to break in to it. It is an industry mired in rules, regulations, terminology and high expectations. This is especially true of international shipping. According to a new study conducted by DHL, this fear and intimidation […]
As previously reported in our August blog post, on July 14, 2016, the National Motor Freight Traffic Association (NMFTA) issued a supplement to the National Motor Freight Classification (NMFC) to become effective on August 13, 2016. The supplement was to publish a revised Uniform Straight Bill of Lading. These recent changes, approved by the NMFTA, […]
The trucking industry is the backbone of the United States economy and workforce. There are currently 3.5 million drivers on the road and millions more working in warehouses, terminals, shipping offices and more. In total, it employs one out of every seven Americans and our roads and ports move over 11 trillion dollars of freight […]
As reported in recent PNG Logistics Blog posts, on July 14, 2016, the National Motor Freight Traffic Association (NMFTA) issued a supplement to the National Motor Freight Classification (NMFC) to become effective on August 13, 2016. The supplement was to publish a revised Uniform Straight Bill of Lading. These recent changes, approved by the NMFTA, […]
Nearly all products that you interact with daily have passed through our transportation system at some point. Whether it be the toothbrush that you brush your teeth with in the morning to the pillow that you lay your head on at night, chances are its journey to your home included being on a truck, in […]
You can also reference the Graph below EXW (Ex Works) Seller: Simply makes his goods available at his premises. (He is not responsible for loading the goods or for clearing the goods for export.) Buyer: Assumes the costs and risks of picking up at The Seller’s premises and any transportation. FCA (Free Carrier) Seller: Obligation […]
According to the business directory definition, a freight forwarder is a firm that specializes in organizing and arranging storage and shipping of merchandise on behalf of its shipper. For companies who rely on shipping for inventory and to transport their products to end customers, finding a freight forwarder is an extremely important part for your […]
SU-Set Up, A Shipment that is set up is something that is assembled for example if you are shipping an assembled piece of furniture fully “Set Up”. Items that are set up typically move at a higher freight class. KD- Knocked Down, Reducing an item by 1/3 This is when an item is about 1/3 […]
Whether its air, or Ocean PNGLC through its sister company PNG Worldwide. Within Lancaster County there is no other local company here that has the knowledge and pricing to help your business. Often people don’t ship internationally within this part of Pennsylvania because it is unknown territory it is also the same reason why they […]
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