Licensed Ocean Transportation Intermediaries (OTIs), including Ocean Freight Forwarders (OFFs) and Non-Vessel Operating Common Carriers (NVOCCs), have access to virtually limitless market opportunities. However, fulfilling licensing and documentation requirements with the Federal Maritime Commission (FMC) can be confusing. We make it easy!
DB Schenker Trade Solutions provides the bonds, insurance and consulting you’ll need for your FMC licensing. We electronically file documentation directly with the FMC, getting you operating as an NVOCC or OFF as quickly as possible. Why struggle with paperwork when our experts can do it for you, saving you money in the process?
Our consultants will help you prepare the license application and guide you through the intricacies your NVOCC Tariff obligations. And once you’re bonded and licensed as an OFF or NVOCC, we can help you make sure you’re properly insured (learn more).
Want more information? Request an NVOCC Bond Quote, Insurance Quote or Consultation. We can also be reached by phone M-F 8 am – 6 pm ET at 1 (844) 724-8723.
Having a knowledgeable consultant on your side to liaise with the FMC can be invaluable — spend more time focusing on your business, and less time worrying about paperwork and regulations!
Ever-changing laws, regulations, environmental requirements, and markets require Ocean Forwarding professionals to keep up-to-date. As ocean freight becomes increasingly driven by technology, the need for training becomes even more critical. Whether you’re an experienced Ocean Forwarder, or you’re just getting started, DB Schenker’s training classes are of great benefit.