The Federal Maritime Commission (FMC) is the independent federal agency responsible for regulating the U.S. international ocean transportation system for the benefit of U.S. exporters, importers, and the U.S. consumer.
The International Air Transport Association (IATA) is the trade association for the world’s airlines, representing some 240 airlines or 84% of total air traffic. We support many areas of aviation activity and help formulate industry policy on critical aviation issues.
TSA secures the nation’s airports and screens all commercial airline passengers and baggage. TSA uses a risk-based strategy and works closely with transportation, law enforcement and intelligence communities to set the standard for excellence in transportation security.
CNS, a subsidiary of IATA (the International Air Transportation Association), is dedicated to the entire air logistics chain and provides a unique set of business solutions that meet the requirements of the air cargo industry in the USA.
C-TPAT is widely recognized as one of the most effective means of providing the highest level of cargo security through close cooperation with international supply chain businesses such as importers, carriers, consolidators, licensed customs brokers, and manufacturers.
Launched in 2004, SmartWay® is an EPA program that reduces transportation-related emissions by creating incentives to improve supply chain fuel efficiency. SmartWay helps companies that ship goods improve efficiency by measuring, benchmarking and streamlining freight operations.
Formed specifically to help develop trade and partnerships to and from the emerging economies of the world, this vibrant network enjoys the best of both worlds, with full WCA benefits combined with hundreds of professional independent forwarders in the world’s most exciting markets.
Members benefit every day from the AfA’s expertise and experience in the air forwarding business – from legislative updates to frequent meetings with regulators to the latest information on the air cargo markets worldwide.
Founded in 1999, Global Forwarding Partners (GFP) has become one of the reliable international logistics service providers to international freight forwarders and their clients. The GFP has one single objective, to provide cost effective logistics services through our partners to the freight forwarding industry.