Commercial Invoice - 1 Original
Full Container load calculations
Freight rates for containers are based on the container as a unit of freight irrespective of the commodity or commodities loaded therein, (FAK) Freight All Kinds.
The shipping lines quote per box (container) either a six or twelve meter container. From time to time,
The Export process can be summed up as per following:
On obtaining shipping order, nominate the hauler and request container release,
The Hauler Collect the Empty Container from DP World. And place at export premises for loading.
The Exporter arranges for stuffing the cargo meant for export in the Container and informs the Hauler
The Hauler picks up the Container from Exporters Warehouse and delivers the same to DP World.
Exporter/ourselves submits an Export Declaration online detailing the cargo information including invoice information.
Dubai Customs verifies the information and on meeting of all requirements approves the Export Declaration.
Completes the inspection formalities if required (conditioned to cargo type).
Goes online and pays DP World charges pertaining to Export of Container.
In parallel, approaches Chamber of Commerce to obtain Certificate of Origin that has to be sent to the Importer. Furthermore, an Exporter is required to obtain additional permits conditioned to type of goods.
The Shipping Agent issues Bill of Lading to the Exporter, generally after vessel sailing, which is the Contract of Carriage and contains details of cargo. The Exporter has to send the original Bill of Lading along with Invoice; Packing List; Certificate of Origin etc. to the Importer to enable him/her to clear documentation with the Customs of Importing Country.
The shipments originates from the free zone ,the exporter can either go through the above procedures or the shipment can be transferred to Seaborne by internal ownership transfer document; the following documents are required fro the same.
The bill of lading
The bill of lading performs the following functions: