Global Shipping Update – September 2021
Welcome to another bout of bad news for the Global Supply Chain! As of 1st September shipping lines have increased rates across the board. It was announced in the final hour as they were all watching each other to see how far they would push the rates up. One of the lines increased their export […]
The global shipping crisis is still making our lives hard – August 2021 Update
Are we there yet? Apparently not, some experts are stating another 12 months of this wonderful situation. We have been on a bit of a reading adventure to research the drivers behind the ongoing issues we’re experiencing. It all really boils down to those people in the USA who just won’t stop buying things from […]
Another Wonderful Week in Global Shipping – Update as of July 2021
Another wonderful week in Global Shipping. Some record breaking news…. The USA seems to be hogging all of the shipping containers… Exports through Los Angeles fell by 12% on last year but imports through Los Angeles increased by 27%. The port broke its monthly container volumes record 8 times in the last 12 months. Over […]
Let’s talk Incoterms
Buying goods from China (or anywhere for that matter) can be a tricky exercise. It is very important to be specific about your preferred buying terms. Incoterms (International Commerce Terms) are an integral part of international trade. We would suggest the best Incoterm to purchase your goods under is FOB – Free on board. Please […]
COVID-19 and The Impact on Trading
It’s clear how COVID-19 has crushed many businesses from various industries in 2020. The World Trade Organization has predicted that world merchandise trade could sink around 13 – 32% this year, following the impact of COVID-19. The adverse effects of coronavirus on globalization may drag on for years, just like what happened with the 2008 […]
What You Need To Know About Dumping Duties
First off, let’s define what dumping is: the process of exporting products into Australia at a lower price than the domestic market value. It usually comes in at a large volume, and can threaten the financial viability of the importing nation. So dumping duties are: additional import duties or fees imposed on goods that […]
Shipping Industry: Global Changes Due to COVID-19
Who would have imagined how COVID-19 would drastically change the way we live and do business? The whole industry is adapting to this new reality, coming up with new methods of working to ensure seamless workflow and most importantly – a superior customer experience for you. Nothing is more important than the safety and health […]
Moving to New Zealand from Australia? Here’s Everything You Need to Know
New Zealand offers a relaxed, easy-going lifestyle with enough safety and quiet to raise a family in, and some great outdoor activities and nightlife if you are still living an active lifestyle.
How to Ship a Boat Overseas
Owning a boat can be the ultimate expression of freedom, the open seas allow you to travel wherever you want before mooring at whichever beautiful seaside town takes your fancy.
WILLSHIP EXPERIENCE: HALF-MILLION DOLLAR 1930 BENTLEY FROM SYDNEY TO IRELAND!
While we have a lot of experience in high end and high value vehicles, this one certainly caught our eye as something pretty special.
Moving to NZ? Here’s why you should take your car with you.
Shipping a car between Australia and New Zealand is very simple, transit times can be as little as 4 days on the water and the whole process can take as little as two weeks.
We have moved tens of thousands of shipments in and out of Australia and all over the world. Our team has spent decades building long term successful relationships with our clients and fine tuning every aspect of our process to ensure our service offering is second to none. We are the international shipping partner you can depend on and our past and present clients can attest to our proven track record!
Outstanding customer service !
Fast reply’s to any questions and constant contact through the process.
No hidden costs or traps for the inexperienced.
If I need a service like this again I will be using Willship !!
Great company to deal with. Emails are responded quickly and I am kept on to date. No hidden charges.
Big ups to the team @willship
very professional company. I felt comfortable and supported throughout the process especially efficient during this difficult time. communication was excellent. Well done. I will certainly recommend you to others. Thank you.