Harmonization of Market Conditions in Provision of Freight Forwarding

Miloš Poliak, Patrícia Šimurková, Ondrej Stopka
2017 MATEC Web of Conferences  
The paper deals with the issue of different market access for the transport procurement in the EU in context of open market of providing forwarding services. It highlights different requirements of market access in freight forwarding. The article proposes conditions of market access unification in freight forwarding based on analysis of the existing situation. It also refers to the different responsibility of freight forwarder depending on membership in the national associations of freight
more » ... ons of freight forwarders. The contribution analyses the limitation of liability in freight forwarding and shows differences in contract of freight forwarding for particular shipments by model examples. There is also pointed to the need for the development of uniform freight forwarding conditions in the EU.
doi:10.1051/matecconf/201713400048 fatcat:kxilldra5jbwncf3jpihl5euwa