"The lack of technology in the space meant that there was a huge issue for freight forwarders
with creating a good experience for their customers," said Zakkiria.
Nwakohu added that the council has agreed in the last board to ensure that the cases between freight forwarders
and the council be resolved before the next meeting.
FreightBro is India's first freight forwarder
facing platform aimed at revolutionising the trillion-dollar forwarding industry through digitisation of the manual processes in logistics.
Meanwhile, the CFS operators pay the freight forwarders
similar 'rebates' to patronize their warehouses.
He said the company understands that some businesses book freight forwarders
for the convenience they offer.
The penalties and sanctions to be imposed against erring de-consolidators and freight forwarders
are provided under Customs Administrative Order 1-2018.
Business models like 'freight marketplace' and 'digital freight forwarder
' are funded with millions of dollars.
This is largely because air cargo firms have a better business model than freight forwarders
and have shown strong revenue growth in the past decade.
FSEW, based at the International Freightliner Terminal in Cardiff, is South Wales' leading independent intermodal freight forwarder
, providing transport and delivery services worldwide.
Customs Commissioner Alberto Lina explained that his office has slapped an additional tax on balikbayan boxes that do not undergo inspection, adding that freight forwarders
, as a rule, do not burden OFWs with additional taxes imposed on them by his office.
The country's exports are already suffering and with the ongoing strike of the freight forwarders
and other stakeholders will further hamper the exports.Bilwani said last year good transporters called strike and the government didn't seriously take the issue.
LAHORE -- Federation of Pakistan Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FPCCI), Air Cargo Agents Association of Pakistan (ACAAP) and Pakistan International Freight Forwarders
Association (PIFFA) on Monday urged the Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) to undo 8 percent minimum tax on forwarders business.