Innovation in logistics: Lahore’s first LDP, DDP seminar held
LAHORE: SeaGold Private Limited, one of Pakistan’s leading logistics companies, conducted Lahore’s first ever seminar on the topics Landed Duty Paid (LDP) and Door Duty Paid (DDP).
The seminar was aimed at providing the attendees with elaborate explanations of these terms. The keynote speakers of the event included Azeem Subhani Profreight Incorporation VP and KAP Pakistan CEO Muhammad Adil.
The seminar was conducted by Azeem Subhani, who is a highly qualified custom broker from the US and has over 24 years of experience in international freight forwarding, domestic distribution of imported good and US customs compliance.
He highlighted the different aspects of these terms to help clarify the audience’s concepts and answered all related questions. The audience consisted largely of people from the local business community as well as media. SeaGold arranged a successful seminar on the same topics in Karachi earlier this year also.
SeaGold Private Limited recently celebrated its fifteenth anniversary. The company, which was formed in 2000, has established itself as one of the country’s leading specialist logistics and supply chain companies with operational offices outside of Pakistan including Bangladesh and the UAE. SeaGold offers a wide range of services that include freight forwarders, NVOCC, consolidator, shipping agents, warehousing, air & sea freight, import & export, custom brokerage and overland transportation to provide their valued customers with the best logistics solution. The company has some major expansion plans for 2016, which include focusing on their newly established division of transportation and warehousing.
Speaking about the seminar, SeaGold CEO Ayaz Admani commented, “I am very excited about holding the first ever seminar in Lahore on LDP and DDP exports from Pakistan.
Countries like China, India and Bangladesh are way ahead of us in this area and SeaGold Private Limited ?realised the importance and the urgency on creating awareness about LDP and DDP exports which is the new trend. We have an expert broker from US conducting the seminar to explain the fine details of these terms and how the exporters of Pakistan can gain on such opportunities.