The Deringer Difference

    The Ocean Shipping Reform Act Impact on Costs

    Posted by Chris Brennan on Dec 2, 2022 10:03:12 AM

    The Ocean Shipping Reform Act (OSRA) became law in July 2022.

    Read More

    Topics: Supply Chain Management, Freight Forwarding & Cargo Transportation, freight forwarding

    What is a Container Freight Station and How Can it Help Importers?

    Posted by Chris Brennan on Nov 15, 2022 9:23:23 AM

    Approximately 17 million shipping containers are available, but just 6 million are in use at once. This means 11 million shipping containers sit unused across the globe at any given time.

    Read More

    Topics: Freight Forwarding & Cargo Transportation, freight, freight forwarding

    6 Essential Freight Documents and How to File Them

    Posted by Chris Brennan on Oct 6, 2022 10:43:10 AM

    Shipping freight doesn’t just involve getting goods from one place to another—it also requires paying close attention to a wide range of necessary documents. Being aware of these documents, knowing how they are used, and understanding the differences between them can help shippers avoid misunderstandings and transport issues.

    Read More

    Topics: Freight Forwarding & Cargo Transportation, freight forwarding

    Air, Sea, Truck, or Rail: What’s the Best Shipping Mode in 2022?

    Posted by Chris Brennan on Jul 26, 2022 11:59:26 AM

    Selecting the best shipping mode is difficult in the best of circumstances. But it’s become even tougher in a market rife with skyrocketing rates, blank sailings, congestion, and delays.

    Read More

    Topics: Freight Forwarding & Cargo Transportation, freight forwarding

    How a Train Derailment Can Impact Your Shipment

    Posted by Chris Brennan on Jun 17, 2022 11:54:04 AM

    Train derailments happen more often than one might expect, with several occurring globally every month. While not every derailment affects freight, when they do, disruptions are massive. 

    Read More

    Topics: Freight Forwarding & Cargo Transportation, freight forwarding

    More to Read