Guide

Freight forwarding - moving goods

Introduction

Freight forwarding is a service industry that involves moving goods around the world on behalf of importers and exporters. Freight forwarders specialise in moving cargo. They also arrange customs clearance of goods, maintain all documentation, oversee cargo packing and will at times deal with the movement of dangerous goods.

This guide gives you information on the business of freight forwarding and identifies the key areas surrounding the moving of goods.