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SOLAS Verified Gross Mass Regulations | Podcast

The Import Export Podcast In 2016 the International Maritime Organization (IMO) enforced strict new SOLAS regulations.  Greg from BISON Jacks discusses the options that shippers have to comply with Verified Gross Mass regulations when weighing loaded shipping containers for export. BISON C-Jacks weighing loaded shipping containers Shippers must use Method 1 or Method 2 to […]

Collapsible Shipping Containers | Podcast

The Import Export Podcast Nicholas from CEC Systems discusses how collapsible shipping containers can be used throughout the supply chain.  We discuss the logistics issues throughout the supply chain that will be solved through reliable collapsible containers.  CEC System’s collapsible shipping container design. Imbalanced supply supply chains results in re-positioning empty shipping containers around the […]

Podcast – The Future of Global Supply Chains

The Import Export Podcast Global supply chains are at the start of a digital revolution. Brian from the Worldwide Supply Chain Network discusses how Global Supply Chains are being affected by Brexit, Tariff updates, trade wars and digital innovations.  We discuss how businesses involved in the import export process can minimize the impact these changes […]

Podcast – How Blockchain will change Global Trade and Logistics

The Import Export Podcast Blockchain technology has the potential to revolutionize Global Trade and the import export process. Warwick from BeefLedger explains what blockchain technology is, how it works and how blockchain solutions are being applied to real world import export shipments. Blockchain technology provides value for all parties along the supply chain, from shippers, […]

Podcast – Sourcing goods from Alibaba with Heather from Sourcing Playground

The Import Export Podcast Heather from Sourcing Playground explains how buyers should correctly source imported goods from online marketplaces such as Alibaba, Made-In-China, Global Sources others.  Heather gives key tips on how to correctly give suppliers detailed product information, how to compare supplier’s quotations and product specifications, overcome language and cultural barriers, understand if you […]

Podcast – Marine Insurance with Steve from Coverfreight

The Import Export Podcast Steve from Coverfreight gives our listeners and understanding of how marine insurance works. We discuss why it’s important for shippers to insure their cargo and who should cover insurance based on the IncoTerms agreed. Steve gives insight into some of the common problems and claims made when shipping goods Internationally. We […]

Podcast – International Shipping with Conor from Explorate

The Import Export Podcast Conor from Explorate gives an overview of how the shipping process currently works and we discuss how the industry is beginning to change through software. We give shippers tips on how to improve their supply chain and logistics withing their business using readily available software. Topics Covered: What is the current […]

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