Logistics & Shipping
ODM ensures effective logistics management with proper planning management of the key supply chain stages. Therefore, making sure that the consignment is delivered to you efficiently.
With years of experience in the industry, we also have understanding of the customs requirements for countries all around the globe and ensure that we comply with them. Furthermore, we can provide you with the best estimated shipping costs to your location.
This allows us to safely assure clients that their products will be delivered properly and on time.
We are also very flexible in terms of shipping arrangements. When importing products from overseas, clients must first understand the incoterms that is agreed upon the deal. Arrangements such as Freight on Board (FOB) or EX Works (EXW) are some familiar shipping arrangements done with clients.
Here are some Logistic & Shipping case studies you might want to read
1. SHIPPING HEALTHCARE PRODUCTS FROM CHINA – 10 PITFALLS
The recent coronavirus outbreak has created a tremendous demand for healthcare products such as masks, hand sanitizer gel, etc. As a result, you may probably have tons of questions regarding the export of those materials. In this article, we will enlighten you with 10 pitfalls around the shipping healthcare products from China.
2. Marketing Gifts going Global – Shipping Promotional Products from China
One popular way to market to customers is shipping promotional products directly from China by mail. However, for companies with an international customer base this can be confusing, costly and time-consuming.
3. Shipping Promotional Products – Port Congestion at Chennai
Port congestion in at Chennai continues to worsen and this has been an issue for both importers and exporters in India. Operating for some time at overcapacity, this is causing significant interruptions to discharging and loading vessels. These delays result in rising costs at the port which unfortunately mean our promotional products exports from India can incur surcharges for freight.
4. CHINA EXPORT BAN ON PROMOTIONAL PRODUCTS
The General Administration of Customs and the Customs Department have recently decided to halt export on a number of items to Hong Kong resulting in a China Export Ban. Whilst this effects the HK market there are some serious knock on effects for the Global Promotional Products industry. HK Airport and shipping container ports are important for global shipping and we have reports of other shipments too for Europe being held up where products are Trans-Shipping the SAR
5. THE US-CHINA TRADE WAR: HOW WILL YOU BE AFFECTED?
In January 2018, the business world was rocked when it was revealed that the U.S. had imposed a tariff on Solar Panel imports, a majority of which was produced in China. This set in stone a series of tariff implementations, that led to a US-China trade war. This development has gone on to have effects worldwide.