forwarding agent


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forwarding agent

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(Commerce) a person, agency, or enterprise engaged in the collection, shipment, and delivery of goods
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A Clearing and Forwarding Agent, Akinbola Adebola, was on Monday arraigned at an Ikeja Magistrates' Court for allegedly obtaining N2.7 million under false pretences to procure a Toyota Camry Saloon car for a man.
The clearing and forwarding agent is known to handle Ruto's interests at Kenya Ports Authority (KPA) and Kenya Revenue Authority (KRA).
The complainant is a clearing and forwarding agent (C and F agent).
It covers GST for ocean freight, trucking, customs clearance for logistics services by freight forwarding agent. Document for import and export is important in claiming GST refund and zero-rate.
GREAT WAR For over 12 years I was employed in the forwarding department of a large Liverpool shipping office, but about 12 months before war broke out started in a small way on my own account as a shipping and forwarding agent.
Established in 1996, shipping agency Belship is also a licensed courier operator and a clearing and forwarding agent. The company is a broker member of BIMCO, a member of the Mauritius Chamber of Commerce and Industry and is certified ISO 9001:2000 by the Anglo Japanese American Registrars.Country: MauritiusSector: Water TransportTarget: Belship Co LtdBuyer: Inchcape Shipping ServicesType: Corporate acquisitionStatus: Closed
He said the police and the Customs Department stopped the shipment of the goods at about 11am Thursday with the assistance of a forwarding agent. Members of the syndicate left the country on April 24 after fleecing unsuspecting suppliers of RM1.5mil worth of LCD televisions, laptops, washing machines, refrigerators and air conditioners by issuing post-dated cheques, Chong told reporters here Friday.
GAC Bahrain, a leading shipping and forwarding agent, has managed all logistics pertaining to the safe shipment of renowned architect Zaha Hadid's first exhibition in the Middle East.
I also understand that the forwarding agent has not been paid his dues for the delivery in India whereby he has held on to the items.
To act for other EAC agents, most Kenyan firms demand between $150 and $200 (Sh20,000), notes Ms Jennifer Mwijukye, managing director of Unifreight, a Kampala-based clearing and forwarding agent."This is a cost that would easily be avoided if KRA granted us access to its Simba system the same way Uganda and Rwanda have opened their revenue platforms (Asycuda World) to Kenyans," said Ms Mwijukye.

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