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Related to any type of ocean transport. Containerized (FCL-LCL), ro-ro, lo-lo, barge. Also Customs clearance, duties and taxes. No air cargo.

Experience in the area

25 years in NVO/Freight forwarding logistics. Worked extensively with consolidations, intermodal movements,breakbulk projects.

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NCBFAA

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25 years in NVO/Freight forwarding logistics. Worked extensively with consolidations, intermodal movements,breakbulk projects.

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Recent Answers from Scott Jacks

2016-03-13 Is it worth it to use a broker?:

Hello,  Using a broker can be very advantageous. You are paying for their expertise. Especially with a perishable product, you do want delays or issues to arise during transport. A good broker will know

2014-03-01 Old Ships Bell:

Alec,  It does appear one of the marking is Asian.  Not being an expert on ships gear, unfortunately from the research I did regarding the bell, I can't find any internet resource for bell makers marks

2014-02-25 Old Ships Bell:

Hello,  Are there any others markings on the bell?  Thanks,  Scott

2013-10-01 Help me find out how much this thing is worth:

Hi Brittany,  It is a shipyard signage which was used to identify the ship while in production.  I doubt that it is extremely valuable, although to the right person who may have served on the ship or built

2013-02-07 container shipping from Boston to Ecuador:

Diana,  All good questions.  1) There is container service directly out of Boston, although many times depending on the carrier the containers are loaded onto a barge and then sent up to New York for departure

 

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