What's In The Guide?

What's in this guide?

Re-think every step of an ocean freight shipment

We've collected insights from across the team at Flexport to help you reduce transit times across your ocean shipments. At each step of the typical shipment lifecycle, we offer tips to gain efficiency and avoid delays.

We'll review:

- Variables to consider when you’re quoted and before you book

- Efficiency gains at origin, destination, and during transit

- Optimizing for shipping by rail or truck at origin and destination
There are always things that pop up in logistics; that’s the business. But with Flexport, I know they’re doing everything they can and I can see for myself in the product what’s happening. That peace of mind is huge.”
Jim Guenza

Supply Chain Logistics and Vendor Compliance Manager

What’s in this eBook?

The cost of business is going up. Trade wars are affecting profit margins. Changes in freight tech are intensifying competition. New sulfur regulations will spike fuel costs.
So, what’s your plan?
Download our free eBook to learn how to prepare for:
  • US-China tariffs
  • IMO 2020 sulfur regulations
  • Increasing focus on environmental sustainability
  • Disruptive freight tech innovations

Try a better freight
forwarding experience
with Flexport.

Ready for a better way to ship freight? Only Flexport combines powerful technology, infrastructure, and expertise to deliver real-time supply chain visibility and an amazing customer experience. See for yourself.


Customs brokerage services are provided by Flexport’s wholly-owned subsidiary, Flexport Customs LLC, a licensed customs brokerage with a national permit. International ocean freight forwarding services are provided by Flexport International LLC, a licensed Ocean Transportation Intermediary FMC# 025219NF. U.S. trucking services are provided by Flexport International, LLC, a FMCSA licensed property broker USDOT #2594279 and MC #906604-B. All transactions are subject to Flexport’s standard terms and conditions, available at www.flexport.com/terms. 沪ICP备16041494号