The Importance of Logistics When Shipping Internationally

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By Louis Perrin

Logistics is a fundamental part of international shipping; efficient management of logistics can make the whole process much easier and smoother for all parties involved. With that in mind, we’ve put together this quick-fire guide to shipping internationally, including:

  • What you should look for in logistics providers
  • How and why to register for an EORI number
  • What Incoterms are and why you need to know them
  • What you need to know about customs procedures
  • How to pack appropriately
  • What Bills of Lading are and why you need them
  • The insurance you need for international shipping

Hopefully, these slides will give you a better understanding of what international shipping involves and how to ship safely with a suitable logistics provider.

This presentation was first shown at Going Global in November 2018. Download an expanded PDF version here.