Masterclass – Export Freight Costings & Quotations

Masterclass – Export Freight Costings & Quotations

Masterclass – Export Freight Costings & Quotations

As international business transactions have increased, the logistics of moving materials and products between nations have become more complicated.  Logistics is all about coordinating flows from where products are made, all the way through to the end consumer.  This is an exciting area that is constantly growing and changing, with new technologies enabling improved efficiencies.

This course will cover factors influencing transport distribution, the importance of sales contracts and correct use of Incoterms plus a lot more.

You will learn how the management of supply chain relationships and optimization of global logistics is crucial to your export business success.

This half day workshop is for new or existing team members wanting a better understanding and knowledge of global logistics.

Course content includes –

  • Factors influencing Transport Distribution
  • The importance of Sales Contracts
  • Correct use of Incoterms
  • Choosing a suitable Mode & Service for your product
  • Small Package Operators
  • Freight Forwarders
  • Shipping Lines
  • Consolidations
  • Direct Shipments
  • Airfreight Rating / Calculations
  • Ocean Freight Rating / Calculations
  • Other fees and charges
  • Costing Comparisons – AIR (Small Package v Consolidation v Direct?)
  • Costing Comparisons – SEA (LCL v FCL v Break Bulk?)

Guest Facilitator:

Malcolm Brown

Senior Lecturer & IATA Instructor

School of Logistics

Manukau Institute of Technology

PwC, Level 4, Cnr Angelsea & Wards Streets

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