The World Wide Web has enabled professionals from all walks of life to connect and exchange electronic information without geographical boundaries. From a Logistics perspective, it has been a boon with possibilities to transmit information across time and space between various Logistics Service Providers (LSPs) to establish a community pan globe and to look forward to the development and sustainability of the Logistics industry in unison. Logistics supply chain are able to connect with each other, cohere and pursue shared goals by adopting IT infused solutions and Trade Facilitation platforms.
Trade Facilitation tools such as community platforms function as a common ground for all stakeholders to electronically communicate within themselves and with other stakeholders like Airlines, Customs House Agents, Customs, Banks and GHAs. Such platforms must ideally optimise movement of goods and information at the airport and aid in digital interactions in conformance to initiatives around e-freight, e-AWB and e-CSD. In addition to efficient automation, the community platform must also ensure customer expectations are met.
The COVID-19 pandemic is burdening the air cargo and maritime stakeholders to a large extent. This continues to cause a negative impact on revenue, lack of manpower due to lockdown and fear of contracting infections. Yet, realizing business continuity is still possible with Kale’s host of e-Services. e-Services suite from Kale like electronic documentation for Freight Forwarder and Ground Handlers, electronic Delivery Order, e-Certificate of Origin, e-Manifest and other e-services for advance shipment information will support the industry by promoting e-trade. These cloud-enabled services reduce cargo-handling time with automation. Some of the other benefits are: Improved customer satisfaction with better shipment visibility, Improved data accuracy and security and reduced cost. Know more on our air cargo and maritime e-services.
By virtue of their association with industry bodies, their thorough understanding of the Logistics business, their technical expertise and industry focused domain knowledge, Kale Logistics Solutions has been able to craft state-of-the-art Trade Facilitation solutions that have formed practical and sound community systems. These community platforms are designed to place community interest and requirements first and prove that communities aren’t just for socializing but for getting things done. They have been widely accepted and adopted by LSPs around the globe.