Our team of legal experts give you inside info on the legal world of cargo claims – from how to avoid losses and prevent cargo claims to taking pictures that can win a court case.

March 27, 2023

Don’t let transit delays cost you – protect your perishable cargo

As a perishable goods exporter, you know that time is of the essence. Any delays in transit can have a serious impact on the quality and freshness of your goods, […]
March 27, 2023

Save your business from losses: Master the art of avoiding unsuccessful banana claims

Banana export is a significant industry, but cargo damages occur on a regular basis, leading to a financial loss for the exporter, freight forwarder, or marine insurance company. It is […]
November 1, 2022

How to make sure grapes are not spoiled in transit?

Grapes are a very sensitive fruit for overseas transportation and cargo damage often arises. How to make sure Exporters prevent cargo from damages? What are the good practices to win cargo claims?

Preserving the grapes' original beauty is crucial since the buyer will always prefer a gorgeous bunch to a plain one.

Transporting grapes as cargo requires a special methodology that needs to be handled with care. All currently common forms of transportation for grapes can be used; all that is required to ensure grape preservation is that all rules be followed.

October 16, 2022

How to make sure reefer cargo is not spoiled in transit?

Claims involving reefer containers are a common issue. Commodities that are transported in refrigerated containers require customized temperature and environment control. The most frequent causes of damage include reefer container malfunction, excessive periods of power, and incorrect temperature settings. Losses may be avoided for shippers to gather evidence and pursue cargo claims recoveries. 

October 16, 2022

How to prevent avocado claims in 5 steps

Avocado transit damages and cargo claims. Avocados are being transported ever-greater distances from their original locations, particularly from South, Central America and South Africa. There are a number of factors that need to be considered to guarantee the effective and damage-free delivery of avocados, so your best strategy should be loss prevention.