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The Concept of Freight Forwarding

1. The definition of the general agent of the International Freight Forwarders Association is: According to the instructions of the customer, the person who picks up the goods for the benefit of the customer is not the carrier himself. Freight forwarding services can also engage in activities related to shipping contracts, such as storage, one-stop customs clearance solution, acceptance, and collection.

2. The definition of the implementation rules of China’s international freight forwarding industry management regulations is: international freight forwarding agency enterprises can act as the consignee of import and export goods, the agent of the shipper, or as an independent operator to engage in international freight forwarding business.

The international freight forwarding enterprise as an agent engaged in international freight forwarding business means that the international freight forwarding enterprise accepts the entrustment of the consignee or consignor or its agent in and out of the goods, handles the relevant business in the name of the principal or own, and collects the agency fee. Or commission behavior.

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3.An international freight forwarding enterprise is engaged in international freight forwarding business as an independent operator.

It means that the international freight forwarding enterprise accepts the entrustment of the consignee, consignor or its agent to enter and exit the goods, issues the transport document, fulfills the contract of carriage and collects the freight and service fees.

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