Paying freight at port of loading or final destination?

 

Freight PREPAID or COLLECT?



This post is for beginners in logistics, freight forwarding companies or Customs brokers who are involved in international transportation by air deputed in an air freight department.

Paying freight at port of loading or final destination 

Confirm with shipper, if airfreight is prepaid or collect basis.  If ‘freight collect’ basis, there are some restrictions with IATA/Airlines to quote, as some of the categories of cargo may not be carried on ‘Freight Collect’ basis.  For example, perishable cargo like vegetables, fruits, flowers etc. are restricted to accept by airlines on ‘freight collect’ basis. Continue reading below:

 

 

Need airfreight quote? What is the nature of export goods?

Airfreight varies from one Airport to another Airport of loading

Suggest to change destination airport for better Airfreight?

Which airlines and freight best for which destination airport?

Measurement and gross weight decides airfreight rate

Consolidation makes cheaper to transport by air

Paying air freight at port of loading or final destination?

Competitive airfreight offer from different airlines

Service matters in airfreight quote

Improper packing of goods results damage to export cargo.

Importance of Labelling and marking in export freight

Air Export or sea export? What are the special documents required?

Check validity of quote before executing business order

Why to make documentation on quotation?

 

 

The above post is about guidelines on quoting airfreight for export. If you would like to add more guidelines and tips on how to quote airfreight for export, share below your thoughts:

 

Related posts below:

 

Export procedures and documentation

How to get Export Order?

Learn Imports and Exports business free of cost

Find HSN code of your product.

How to export goods from India?

 

Click here to know GST rate on Goods and Services

 

GST Exemption list of goods and services

 

Find HSN number or Service tariff code for GST

 

GST registration guidelines

 

Indian GST Laws

 

All about registration of GST in India, FAQ

 

Cancellation of GST Registration in India, FAQ

 

Can a person without GST registration claim ITC?

 

 Why separate Registration of GST in each state in India, for each business.

 

 Latest date to file GST registration in India

 

Procedures to obtain GST registration for non-resident taxable person

 

Is digital signature option available under registration of GST in India?

 

 Advantages of GST registration in India

 

Who has to obtain GST registration in India?        

 

 

 What is VACIS exam in US import customs clearance
 
When can an exporter release bill of lading from shipping company?
 
When does exporter get EP copy of shipping bill after customs clearance
How does CFR term of delivery work in Export Import business
 
How does comprehensive policy of ECGC work for exporters?
The role of CBEC - Central Board of Excise and Customs in India.
 The role of Export Inspection Agency in Pre-shipment Inspection & Quality Control
The role of Reserve Bank of India
The Role of the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC)
Negotiation procedures and formalities of export bills
Non receipt of Cargo Arrival Notice, Can importer sue against shipping company
OBJECTIVES OF CUSTOMS CONTROL for EXPORT GOODS




Discussion Forum

You can also share your thoughts about this article.
Any one can answer on question posted by Readers