A step-by-step guide and best practices for integrating a freight forwarder solution.

Freight forwarders play crucial role in transport chain management, their role is both to outsource shipment to carriers as well as perform transportation using its own fleet. Therefore the description below considers both cases, as ordering transport and as performing transport.

Freight forwarder’s account possibilities

In terms of freight management it is possible for a freight forwarding company to:

Transport orders

Transport orders can be:

  • created
  • sent

Monitoring tasks

Freight forwarder is allowed to:

  • create new monitoring task and assign a carrier
  • assign own vehicles to received monitoring tasks