Sea Freight

As global markets expand and production increasingly moves from the first world to developing countries, fast-moving and efficient surface freight services have become more important than ever.

Our Sea Freight software modules streamline your surface operations to help you manage multifaceted supply chains and raise efficiency. Sea freight and NVOCC agents can use the module to control all elements of shipping operations, from import/export to single and multi-container FCLs and LCL consolidations.

Every tool you need to produce FIATA, house or ocean bills of lading is included, and even more functionality is available through the ForwardOffice range of modules.

Key features:

  • Convert quotations into consignments
  • Create templates for repeating shipments
  • Quickly and easily book consignments
  • Credit control checks at important stages
  • Automatic rate and cost estimate pricing
  • Keep track of workflow and KPIs via the ops dashboard
  • Automatically transfer name and address database information into consignment records
  • Auto-added customer service notes, carried through to the diary
  • Memo and follow-ups recorded on job files through the ops diary
  • Subsystem for hazardous goods, with full compliance
  • LCL consolidation management with fast-build facilities
  • Extensive search function to quickly locate consignment and cargo information
  • Produce in-house and user-defined documents, FIATA, collection and delivery notes, manifests and invoices – and send them directly by fax or email
  • Operational management reporting
  • If required, can be integrated with the following ForwardOffice modules:
    • Email, fax and telex communication
    • e-Document Management
    • Customer and Partner EDI
    • Ocean Carrier EDI
    • UK Import and Export Customs procedures
    • Intrastats
    • CFSP
    • CSP-Connect for CNS and MCP
    • Warehouse Management
    • Transport/Traffic Desk
    • Sales and Marketing
    • Tariffs and Quotations
    • Quality Control
    • ForwardVision Order Management
    • Consignment Tracking and Event Management
    • WebTrack
    • Sales Invoicing
    • Job Costing