Freight Forwarder for India-USA Shipments – Logistics Services for India-US Imports and Exports

Learn about logistics between the USA and India

india-to-usa-shippingAEL offers full service freight forwarding, custom house brokerage, warehousing, distribution  and  international trade consulting  for importing from India to the USA and exporting from the USA to India. We provide our India clients with a complete range of logistics services: Ocean/Sea Freight (FCL, LCL, RORO, Breakbulk), Air

Basics of Exporting and Logistics – How to Export Goods Overseas

Basics of Exporting and Logistics - How to Export Goods Overseas

Whether you are new or experienced in exporting, there are seems to always be areas of exporting that may confuse or not be completely clear to the Exporter. For new-to-export Exporters, it could be the Incoterms between seller and buyer, what mode of shipment is best, or documentation/legal issues. For experienced Exporters, it could be a lack of understanding on how to label their cargo to meet a requirement in a country they haven’t shipped to yet, what the optimal routing is to meet their buyer’s requirements, or the best airport/seaport to ship to in order to reduce costs and tran

Difference between CBP Form 3461 and 7501

What is the Difference between CBP Form 3461 and 7501?

If you are new to importing or an experienced importer, you will have likely come across two forms when your licensed customs house broker (CHB) has submitted your shipment to US Customs and Border Protection (CBP) for customs clearance purposes. When importing your cargo into the U.S., complete information must be provided when filling out these forms in order to avoid any issues with the clearance of your goods. In most cases, your CHB will handle this entire process for you once you authorize them with a Power of Attorney (POA). But you, as the Importer of Record (IOR) are still responsible for all duties/t

What is a Triangular Trade, Triangle Shipment or Foreign-to-Foreign Shipment and what are the Benefits?

Learn about What a triangle shipment is and how we can help you succeed

triangle-trade-example  What is a Triangular Trade, Triangle Shipment, Cross-Trade or Foreign-to-Foreign Shipment and what are the Benefits? A Triangle shipment, Triangle trade, Triangular Shipment, Triangular Trade or Foreign-to-Foreign shipment is when there are 3 countries and 3 parties involved in a transaction.  

Shipping Cars with Air Freight – Exporting Cars with Air Cargo

We are experts at shipping cars with air freight

???????????????????????????????????? American Export Lines’ (AEL) Air Freight division offers a one-stop solution for shipping cars with air freight. We are an IATA/CNS licensed and approved Air Freight Forwarder (also known as Indirect Air Carrier - IAC). We can ship to virtually any international destination with air freight. We have a network of reliable ag

International Freight Forwarding and Shipping to Latin America – Exporting to Latin America

Learn about how to ship from the US to Latin American countries

shipping-to-latin-america-exporting-to-latin-america-freight-forwarderThe U.S. has Free Trade agreements (FTA) with 11 Latin American countries, incl

Demurrage, Detention and Per Diem – What is the Difference Among Them?

Breaking down the differences among these various terms in logistics

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERAImporters and Exporters can get confused by the often interchangeably used terms demurrage, detention, per diem and storage.  These terms don’t all necessary mean “storage”; such as per diem, as mentioned below