The Detail of Consigned Freight Forwarding Business

CONTENTS

(1) What is Consigned Freight Forwarding Business
(2) What is First-Class Consigned Freight Forwarding Business
(3) What is Second-Class Consigned Freight Forwarding Business
(4) Truck ~Coming Soon~
(5) Sea Freight ~Coming Soon~
(6) Air Freight ~Coming Soon~
(7) Railway ~Coming Soon~
(8) What we help you with

(1) What is Consigned Freight Forwarding Business

Consigned Freight Forwarding Business is a type of business where an entity directly enters into a contract to transport cargo with its customers who are the owners of the cargo.
In other words, it means that the entity engages in the transportation of cargo from customers without its own means of transport.

◆ The Difference from Transportation Agency Business

In Transportation Agency Business, an entity engages in intermediary or receipt of transport of other transport companies by request from the owners of the cargo.
The significant difference is whether the entity enters into a contract under its own responsibility.

〇 Consigned Freight Forwarding Business:
     The entity directly enters into a contract to transport cargo with its customers under its own responsibility.
〇 Transportation Agency Business
     The entity only engages in intermediary or receipt of transport.

◆ Variations of business

Consigned Freight Forwarding Business is classified as First-Class or Second-Class.

〇 First-Class
       First-Class Consigned Freight Forwarding Business uses simply uses operators of the ship, air, railway or truck transportation to carry cargo.
〇 Second-Class
       Second-Class Consigned Freight Forwarding Business uses operators of ship, air, railway or truck transportation not only to carry cargo but also to pick up and deliver the cargo as one-stop service. In other words, Second-Class Consigned Freight Forwarding Business provides door to door service to transport cargo from customers.

◆ Variations of transportation

Consigned Freight Forwarding Business is classified as sea freight(ship), air(plane), railway or truck and the procedure for the application for the Consigned Freight Forwarding Business license.

(2) What is First-Class Consigned Freight Forwarding Business

◆ First-Class Consigned Freight Forwarding Business

In First-Class Consigned Freight Forwarding Business, an entity enters into a contract to transport cargo with its customers and outsource the transportation to other companies that engage in the transportation of ship, air, railway or truck under its own responsibility.
Companies to which outsourced the transportation need to have acquired any license of sea freight, air freight, railway, or truck.

To practice First-Class Consigned Freight Forwarding Business, registration is necessary.
If you practice First-Class Consigned Freight Forwarding Business is engaged in without registration, you are imprisoned up to 1 year or fined up to 1 million yen

◆ The requirement for First-Class Consigned Freight Forwarding Business

  1. Facility to carry on the business
  2. Financial fundamental
  3. Not falling under reasons for disqualification

(3) What is Second-Class Consigned Freight Forwarding Business

◆ Second-Class Consigned Freight Forwarding Business

◆ The requirement for First-Class Consigned Freight Forwarding Business

  1. Facility to carry on the business
  2. Financial fundamental
  3. Not falling under reasons for disqualification
  4. Proper business plan of picking up

(8)What we help you with

  • You want to concentrate on your primary work, escaping from the complicated procedures.
  • You want to acquire licenses but do not have plenty of time.
  • You established a logistics company in your group.
  • You do not know some licenses are required.

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