Forwarding Agent or Freight Forwarder | Texhour

Freight Forwarder act as an agent who takes responsibility for getting the shipment of goods from the manufacturer and deliver to the individual or company.  

Forwarding Agent or Freight Forwarder | Texhour
Forwarding Agent or Freight Forwarder

 

Forwarding Agent or Freight Forwarder:

Freight Forwarder act as an agent who takes responsibility for getting the shipment of goods from the manufacturer and deliver to the individual or company.  

 

Functions of forwarding agents:

  1. Forwarding agents do all usual formalities during shipment process for buyer or exporter and also act as an agent for the buyer or exporter.

  2. Booking of space for the cargo in the ship and also help in export documents issues.

  3. For Selection of shipping, container line, and feeder service they provide consultancy for buyer or exporter.

  4. After receiving the goods from the exporter for shipment they cross-check the quantities and cartoon boxes against the document.

  5.  They have responsibilities of clearance of the imported goods and also do logistics function by receiving and keeping the goods in their warehouse.

  6.  If there is any difficulty in shipment in either home country or buyer country they will be very helpful in clearance of those shipment processes.

  7. Help in getting better competitive freight rates for our different destinations.