Freight and forwarding in Zambia
Companies in Zambia that organise the movement of cargo, often to or from an international destination are listed in this category. They also typically act as agents for their clients, ‘clearing’ their goods for import or export through customs, a complex operation involving document preparation and submission, and calculation and payment of taxes and duties. Freight forwarding is a service industry in Zambia involves moving goods from around the world into and out of Zambia on behalf of importers and exporters. Freight forwarders specialise in moving cargo. They also arrange customs clearance of goods, maintain all documentation, oversee cargo packing and will at times deal with the movement of dangerous goods.