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Abandoned containers - who pays? Forwarders, it could be you

12 Mar, 2019

Forwarders are being warned to consider themselves the 'principal' when it comes to container transport, amid mounting anger at unexpected storage and quay charges.

The British International Freight Association (Bifa) issued the warning on Friday saying questions regarding abandoned containers rank among its most frequent queries.

Director general Robert Keen said most of the problems arise from forwarders incorrectly seeing themselves as agents, rather than principals, when negotiating capacity.

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