EFT-eCargo is a comprehensive Freight Management solution specifically developed for Freight Forwarders and NVOCC’s. It is a complete system that allows companies to manage all aspects of their business, including: Operations (International and Domestic Shipments), Accounting and Sales. From EFT-eCargo, users can generate hundreds of sophisticated reports with customizable criteria. The Accounting and Sales are fully integrated with all Import / Export Operations, and includes: Cash Management, Sales/Profit Management, and Ledger Management.
EFT-AMS, EFT-ISF, and EFT-ACI are linked directly to US Customs and Canada Customs. Users can file data directly and receive status messages for the Advanced Filings directly from Customs. Status Messages can be posted directly to customers tracking websites, so users can efficiently monitor Filing Statuses for all shipments.
EFT-ePortal provides visibility to all Shippers, Consignees, Agents and Trade Partners. Customers can view on-line all relevant Trade Data, including Shipment Milestones, in real-time. EFT-ePortal has full EDI capabilities, and can be integrated or customized with multiple systems at the client’s request.
EFT-eBridge is a complete web-based Vendor Portal where all Trade Partners, including Suppliers, Freight Forwarders, Brokers and Truckers can process Orders and Shipments. Customers can receive ASN data at each Milestone, all the way from Production to Delivery. Users can directly generate standardized Shipping / Carton Labels, Packing Lists and Commercial Invoices.
E-Freight has developed not only Standard EDI Messages that can be sent to Trade and Shipping Partners, we have developed and processed EDI messages generated from other systems, and can be loaded directly into the FMS to avoid Double Entry.
Japan is the next country to require Advanced Filing of Manifest Data 24 Hours prior to departure of Cargo. Enforcement will commence March 2014.
ACAS is a joint venture by US CBP and TSA to require further data screening of Inbound Air Cargo to the United States. E-Freight has been participating in the current Pilot Program.
China Customs has been in development of Advanced Manifest Filing. Pilot Programs are likely to begin in 2014, full enforcement of rules is yet to be determined.