SEA BLAST Archive

HURRICANE MATTHEW
October 6, 2016
We hope that all of you and your families and friends who may be in the path of Hurricane Matthew are safe.

LATE SHIPPING INSTRUCTIONS
October 4, 2016
This letter is to inform you that effective November 1st, 2016, a LATE SHIPPING INSTRUCTION FEE OF $50, will be applicable for any shipping instructions sent after the Documentation Cut Off for its intended Vessel Voyage.

HS CODE GUIDELINES (Maersk)
October 3, 2016
The United States Maritime Administration (MARAD) was established to manage the “Cargo Preference program work to promote and facilitate a US maritime transportation system that is accessible and efficient in the movement of goods and people.”

ZIKA VIRUS UPDATE
September 12, 2016
China’s General Administration of Quality Supervision, Inspection and Quarantine (AQSIQ) have revised the requirements for dis-insection certificates of US origin cargo for China destination.

HANJIN UPDATE – CURRENT STATUS OF CONTAINERS CURRENTLY GROUNDED OR EN ROUTE
September 8, 2016
As promised, SEA Corp will continue to send updates and information to you as we receive direction and guidance from HANJIN and/or other sources regarding the crisis situation that affects some of your shipments. Please read the latest detailed information we have received from Hanjin attached.

HANJIN BANKRUPTCY UPDATE
September 1, 2016
As previously communicated, SEA Corp is working with our Legal counsel, cargo insurance company, and Hanjin customer service to keep you updated on the most current and accurate information that we can confirm. As a result, SEA Corp’s maritime attorney sent the following letter explaining the possible impacts of Hanjin’s bankruptcy on current shipments

HANJIN SHIPPING FILES FOR BANKRUPTCY
September 1, 2016
Hanjin Shipping filed for bankruptcy (receivership) as of Wednesday, 8/31/2016. The South Korean court will now decide whether Hanjin Shipping should remain as an on-going entity concern or be dissolved, a process that usually takes one or two months.

ZIKA FUMIGATION TREATMENT
August 12, 2016
Per Chinese Authorities, General Administration of Quality Supervision, Inspection and Quarantine of the People’s Republic of China (AQSIQ) announcement, the United States has been added to the lists of countries which with anti-mosquito treatment is required for shipments to China Ports.

PALLETS AS PACKAGE TYPE ON SHIPPING INSTRUCTIONS (SAFMARINE)
July 18, 2016
On a global scale, customs authorizes are increasing their adoption of electronic methods for submissions of manifestations.

SOFTWARE UPDATE
July 1, 2016
As SEA Corp continues to improve our service level through the transition to a new software platform, several of our added customer alert features such as Documentation Cut-off Reminders and Auto Title Validation Cut-off Reminders will be temporarily interrupted.


“E” AWARD
June 5, 2014
Please share in SEA Corp’s exciting news of being awarded the prestigious 2014 Presidential “E” Award.

 

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