How to use Freight Forum



Freight Forwarders & Ship Agents

If you see a lead where you can help the lead owner with the shipment. Click on the message icon to send them a quotation, or request more information.
Freight Forwarders often needs rate quotations from other forwarders, especially those in other countries. Post a new lead just as importers & exporters would.
When a lead is sent to you on Freight Forum, the message will be placed in the your Freight Forum inbox. You will also be emailed the quotation, along with the sender's name and email address. At this point you can continue to message them through Freight Forum, as well as email them directly.

International Movers

Visit the International Moving section and look for new leads going to or from your country. Send a quotation to ones that interest you, or request more information.
Are you a local mover in charge of packing the contents of a house, but unfamiliar with international shipping? Consider posting an LCL lead and working together with a freight forwarder to move the household goods to its overseas destination.s
When a lead is sent to you on Freight Forum, the message will be placed in the your Freight Forum inbox. You will also be emailed the quotation, along with the sender's name and email address. At this point you can continue to message them through Freight Forum, as well as email them directly.

Long-distance Truckers

Visit the Long-distance trucking section and look for new LCL or FTL leads going to or from your city or state. Send a quotation to ones that interest you, or request more information.
Do you not have enough spare trucks to move all of your current loads? Post a new trucking lead to get in touch with other trucking companies, and work together with them or sub-contruct their services to complete the delivery.
When a lead is sent to you on Freight Forum, the message will be placed in the your Freight Forum inbox. You will also be emailed the quotation, along with the sender's name and email address. At this point you can continue to message them through Freight Forum, as well as email them directly.

Importers, Exporters & Shippers

Importers & exporters can post leads on the various freight exchanges on Freight Forum in order to get rate quotations from freight forwarders and ship agents from around the world. Sometimes the forwarder will first ask you for more information before quoting you, which is normal.
Freight Forum hosts a variety of different free resources to help international shippers, including HS Codes, Port Codes and tariff rates.
When a lead is sent to you on Freight Forum, the message will be placed in the your Freight Forum inbox. You will also be emailed the quotation, along with the sender's name and email address. At this point you can continue to message them through Freight Forum, as well as email them directly.