Freight Forwarding Practice Quiz

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Are you practicing hard for the freight forwarder? Why don't you try this "Freight Forwarding Practice Quiz" and check your logical skills as a freight forwarder? A forwarding agent (or a freight forwarder) is a person responsible for organizing the safe, efficient, and cost-effective transportation of goods. Freight forwarding is the process of coordination and shipment of goods from one place to another via any means of transport. If you score more than 70% on this quiz, you are ready to be a freight forwarder.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Who is a Ship Broker?
    • A. 

      A Control Office who put the goods into the sea-line and the shipper hands.

    • B. 

      An Agency or Bureau who take cares of documentation and customs between an importer and the exporter.

    • C. 

      A control office for goods over the country frontier.

    • D. 

      A specialist intermediaries between shipowners and the charterers who use ships to transport cargo, or between buyers and sellers of ships.

  • 2. 
    What type of company is in charge to control the reception and delivery of goods and Documents at destination?
    • A. 

      Agent

    • B. 

      Waivers office

    • C. 

      Customs

    • D. 

      Shipper

  • 3. 
    What is the main task of Customs inside the maritime business?
    • A. 

      Collecting and safeguarding customs duties and for controlling the flow of goods including animals, personal effects and hazardous items in and out of a country.

    • B. 

      Documents Verification.

    • C. 

      Check if the goods are stolen or not safe.

    • D. 

      The protection of the goods on the frontiers.

  • 4. 
    What does RORO stand for?
    • A. 

      Roll-in / Roll-Out

    • B. 

      Robust Owners Rolling Out shires.

    • C. 

      Rolling Materials Only

    • D. 

      Roll-on / Roll-off

  • 5. 
    When the customer pays for  the freight of the shipment at the shipping destination it is called...
    • A. 

      Prepaid

    • B. 

      Paid at destination

    • C. 

      Collect or Cash on Delivery

    • D. 

      Unpaid

  • 6. 
    What is a CONRo?
    • A. 

      Conventional and RORO Ship.

    • B. 

      Container ship that can loads by rolling the containers inside de decks.

    • C. 

      Hybrid between RORO and a People transport vessel.

    • D. 

      The ConRo vessel is a hybrid between a RORO and a container ship.

  • 7. 
    What is B/L stand for?
    • A. 

      Bill of Landing

    • B. 

      Bill of lading

    • C. 

      Boat Load

    • D. 

      Bill of Loading

  • 8. 
    What is Shipbroking?
    • A. 

      An Activity that broke and disassemble ships and vessels.

    • B. 

      The action to ships broken vessels to other countries.

    • C. 

      An activity which forms part of the international shipping industry.

    • D. 

      Any activity that involves all the above processes.

  • 9. 
    CMR is...
    • A. 

      A document of title nor a declaration, although some states regard it as such. It does not necessarily give its holder and/or the carrier rights of ownership or possession of the goods.

    • B. 

      A document that describe Goods when are checked and sealed at the outset, and the vehicle is then waved through by customs authorities until it reaches its final destination.

    • C. 

      The CMR note is a consignment note that confirms that the carrier (ie the road haulage company) has received the goods and that a contract of carriage exists between the trader and the carrier.

    • D. 

      All of the above points

  • 10. 
    What Documents are formally needed to export a vehicle?
    • A. 

      An Invoice and Owner Certificate

    • B. 

      An Invoice and a Copy of the Owner Certificate

    • C. 

      An Invoice

    • D. 

      An owner certificate

  • 11. 
    What is a waiver?
    • A. 

      A waiver is the voluntary relinquishment or surrender of some known right or privilege.

    • B. 

      A waiver is a Document declaring the goods description.

    • C. 

      A waiver is a tax Document to import goods inside the country.

    • D. 

      A waiver is a normal document to import goods inside the country.

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