Intermediaries in Export Trade
Intermediaries involved in export trade
include the following
Forwarding agent is appointed by
exporter to fulfill the customs and shipping related formalities and certain
Enlightening exporters on the relevant
Supplying transport, handling cost
information to exporter.
Assisting exporter in packing, marking
Arranging transport for exporter
Assisting in fulfilling customs
Preparing and procuring documents
Exposing exporter on the developments
happening in transportation.
Commission Agent is an international
agent who is paid a certain percentage of commission for the order booked by
him abroad. He offers product to potential customers in the territory allotted
to him in accordance with the terms and
condition specified by the principal. However there is no employment
relationship between the agent and the principal and the relationship is purely
temporary. The agents gets only commission at the end of the deal.
Export Trading House has been
established to increase the export, strengthen the global market, capacity and
get necessary facilities for increasing export performance of our country. It
consists of merchants, exporters, trading companies, export oriented units, units
located in export processing zones, electronic hardware technology park etc.