Forwarders need to be convinced of digitisation benefits, says industry chief

Forwarders are ready to digitalize but need clear evidence of its value, says Airforwarders Association executive director Brandon Fried. He said his members were ready but needed to better understand its worth beyond regulatory or customer requirements, Brandon Fried told delegates at the CNS Partnership Conference in Phoenix on 25 May. “There has been steady acceptance and adoption in the air cargo sector at large, but within the independent freight forwarder community, ... [+]

DP World launches post-Brexit customs suite

DP World is introducing a range of technology to help customers cope with post-Brexit import and export challenges. The port operator says that the border requirements introduced in January 2021 led to confusion over what documentation was required for each journey and how to generate it, which resulted in incorrect paperwork ... [+]

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