'Whale Knows' - Australian Border Holds, What They Are And Their Implications For Importers

By Alice Zhang
March 28, 2018

In May 2002, the Government announced ‘The Protecting Our Borders’ program to help control illegal movement of people and goods. In this blog post, Alice, our Customs Classifier, goes through the gist of the program and what the implications are...
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'Whale Knows' - Cargo Availability and Delivery Timeline for Import Cargo

By Jarrod Collins
March 21, 2018

If you are first time importers/exporters, this blog, written by Jarrod, our Customer Service Manager, will walk you through the approximate timeline for the cargo availability and delivery process. He will go through in detail the timelines of...
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'Whale Knows' - The Difference Between Original Bill of Lading, Telex Release, and Express Bill of Lading

By Jarrod Collins
March 14, 2018

If you are an importer/exporter who are starting to transport freight by sea, the terms bill of lading, telex release and express release will become more or less ingrained into the back of your hand. However, for those who are new to the...
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'Whale Knows' - Things to Know When Booking Shipments In Advance

By Walter Rovner
March 07, 2018

When booking shipments in advance, in order to meet delivery times and customer expectations, there are many factors that should be considered when planning at origin. In this blog post, Walter, our Client Relationship Manager, goes through some...
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'Whale Knows' - What Is the Best Transport Option For FCL Container Deliveries?

By Jarrod Collins
February 28, 2018

In this series, our staff members go through the most commonly asked questions in importing, exporting and freight forwarding. In this blog post, Jarrod, our Customer Service manager, goes through the transportation options available for...
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'Whale Knows' | Illegal Logging - Are You Affected?

By Aaron Gaul
February 21, 2018

In this series, our staff members go through the most commonly asked questions in importing, exporting and freight forwarding. In this blog post, Aaron, our Customs Broker, explains the importance of staying compliant with illegal logging rules...
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'Whale Knows' - The Importance of Incoterms

By Natalia Simonovic
February 14, 2018

In this series, our staff members go through the most commonly asked questions in importing, exporting and freight forwarding. In this blog post, Natalia, our Business Development Manager, explains the importance of Incoterms in trading.
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