The packing slip and the bill of lading are two essential documents when navigating the world of global shipping and freight forwarding. Understand the differences in this blog post.Read More
Find easy-to-understand explanations of the most common freight forwarding and shipment terms
A Detention/Warehouse Fee is a fee assessed to a shipper or consignee when freight is being held in the warehouse for longer than agreed.
This can happen due to slow loading/unloading by the shipper/consignee, lack of equipment availability, or other issues that delay delivery. These fees are typically charged per day and vary depending on the carrier.