Like all businesses, the freight forwarding industry has its
own challenges. There are many blocks in Freight forwarding business. Some of these
challenges are so powerful that force some freight forwarders to leave this. If
a freight forwarder want to succeed in this business, should be able to
anticipate most of these challenges and find ways to combat them. Successful
freight forwarders should have their mechanisms for protecting themselves from
these challenges. Freight Forwarders should have saved funds to come across
with these challenges. There are many challenges that can be seen in this
Increase in fuel prices
Is one of the main challenges. Freight
Forwarders cannot increase their operating costs each time that there is a rise
in fuel prices so this is a big challenge for all freight forwarders. It means
that a freight company should manage all these challenges for making profit.
Is another challenge that effect the freight industry
specially sea freight. In strong tides and waves most of the sea freight
forwarding should wait and hope to calmness of the sea. So during these
conditions sea freight may have no activity.
Hijacking cargo ships
Is also another challenge in sea
freight forwarding that leads to severe losses in freight forwarding industry.
Is one of the important challenges in this
business. During economic crunch the trade between countries is decreased and
it means that transportation of goods between them is also decreased so it has
direct negative effect in freight industry.
Wtleads Team hopes in next years, all freight forwarders have less
challenges in their business.