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E-Commerce in South Africa

E-Commerce in South Africa

Introduction: E-commerce is gaining traction in the South African market, particularly in remote places where traditional distribution systems are too expensive. To compete with mail-order enterprises, almost all traditional markets now have a website, and many...

African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA)

African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA)

Introduction.  The African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) pave the way to make remarkable touches on intra-African trade by establishing an integral trade agreement between the Member States that is mutually beneficial. Here in this article will discuss the...

What is a Commercial Transaction when importing?

What is a Commercial Transaction when importing?

Introduction It requires import and import licenses and an importer of the record to import information technology into international countries, which is complex and can cause fines and delays if incorrectly carried out. This process often has a second complexity...

The Importer of Record, Exporter, and Consignee

The Importer of Record, Exporter, and Consignee

Introduction: The process of import and export operations is somewhat difficult, as it requires a knowledge of the regulations and rules of countries. So, Understanding the definition and the differences between the three most important roles involved in an import...

All You Need to Know About the Importer of Record

All You Need to Know About the Importer of Record

Introduction:   There isn't anything about international trade that is easy. The trade between two parties across foreign boundaries necessitates a wealth of experience and skills, from restrictions on manufactured products to enforcement issues. Importing goods...

What is Trade Compliance?

What is Trade Compliance?

Trade compliance means acting in line with global legislation surrounding economic operations, as well as importing and exporting services and technical products, as well as following international laws for export and exchange, is what trade compliance entails. It's...

What is an Exporter of Record Service?

What is an Exporter of Record Service?

Exporter of Record (EOR) services are structured similarly to IOR services, the difference is EOR handles laws and regulations from the export country. It's worth noting that anyone or any corporation may act as an Exporter of Record (EOR). The main duty of an EOR is...

What Is an Importer of Record?

What Is an Importer of Record?

 International trade has many challenges, but through the help of professionals, one can avoid such challenges. An Importer of Record plays a crucial role in ensuring that import trade is not challenging. An IOR also helps prevent custom penalties due to non-adherence...