Press release: Don’t trust important information to individual emails, says ITIC
The International Transport Intermediaries Club (ITIC) warns of the dangers of allowing important information to be sent to individual email addresses with no back-up.
Press release: People traffickers target ship agents, warns ITIC
ITIC - International Transport Intermediaries Club – is warning its ship and port agent members to be aware of approaches from people traffickers attempting to smuggle illegal immigrants through their ports.
ITIC circular: Crew scam warning 2020
ITIC has just helped a Northern European member to avoid falling victim to a scam by people smugglers trying to cover the movement of illegal migrants.
ITIC circular: Indian ship agents no longer liable for any deficit or short-fall in the sale proceeds of un-cleared or abandoned cargo
Indian ship agents are no longer liable for any deficit or short-fall in the sale proceeds of un-cleared or abandoned cargo. ITIC has been insuring many ship agents in India since 1985.
Press release: Port agents should keep principals informed of increased costs to avoid payment delays, says ITIC
International Transport Intermediaries Club (ITIC) warns port agents to inform their regular principals of port fee and tariff increases, even if the details are in the public domain. This will avoid disputes as well as delayed reimbursement payments.
Press Release: ITIC warns of issues with receiving original bills of lading
As the world continues to face lockdowns due to the Coronavirus outbreak the International Transport Intermediaries Club (ITIC) has issued advice that warns port agents of issues with receiving original bills of lading.
ITIC circular: issues with receiving original bills of lading
During this extraordinary time of lockdowns around the world, there will be issues with receiving the original bills of lading. Port agents may be asked by consignees to deliver goods to them without providing a bill of lading in return.
Press Release: ITIC reminds agents to beware of bankruptcies
ITIC, the International Transport Intermediaries Club, is seeing an increasing number of ship agents becoming exposed to the fall-out from the bankruptcy of their principal.
Press Release: Agents encouraged to act quickly on shippers’ instructions, warns ITIC
ITIC warns agents to respond to shippers’ requests in good time, or face the possibility of financial penalties.
Press Release: Failure to incorporate terms and conditions could find shipping out of its depth
International Transport Intermediaries Club (ITIC) has warned its members of the need to incorporate terms and conditions into their business dealings in order to limit their potential exposure to liability.