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Freight Forwarder Transportation Operations-Intermodal Logistics and Distribution
 
Description    
Freight forwarders assist exporters in preparing price quotations by advising on freight costs, port charges, consular fees, costs of special documentation, insurance costs, and their handling fees. They recommend the packing methods that will protect the merchandise during transit or can arrange to have the merchandise packed at the port or containerized. If the exporter prefers, freight forwarders can reserve the necessary space on a vessel, aircraft, train, or truck.
     
Annual Pay Education Needed Where to Get Education
N/A N/A Forsyth CC (AAS, Cert)
     
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Import/Export Coordinator

Salary Range: $40,000-$70,000
Education offered at: Elon U (BSBA), Forsyth CC (AAS, Dip, Cert), GTCC (AAS), NCAT (BS), Randolph CC (AAS), UNCG-JSNN (BS, Cert), WFU (BS), WSSU (BS, Cert*)
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