Parsippany, NJ, U.S., and Ningbo, China, December 18, 2017 – INTTRA, the largest neutral electronic transaction platform, software and information provider at the center of the ocean shipping industry, and Ningbo International Logistics today announced that the two companies are expanding their longstanding partnership to include INTTRA’s eVGM solutions in China.
INTTRA extends Digital Footprint in Northern China by expanding partnership with Ningbo International Logistics
Ningbo International Logistics Development Company (NILD), one of China’s top IT logistics companies, has provided booking and shipping instructions as an INTTRA partner since 2008. With today’s announcement, the two companies’ relationship will extend to include INTTRA’s eVGM solution, a cost-effective and efficient method for electronic Verified Gross Mass (VGM) information submission to ocean carriers.
“NILD has aggressive growth plans in China, so we’re looking forward to leveraging this new agreement and nearly decade-long close partnership with INTTRA to help us achieve our goals,” said Xu Wei, Vice-General Manager, Ningbo International Logistics Development Co, Ltd. “NILDhasnow signed up for INTTRA’s eVGM, helping NILD’s CargoEDI to prepare for growth in the North China region. Additionally, by integrating with CargoEDI, ocean booking agents and shippers in Northern China can transact to multiple ocean carrier providers through INTTRA.”
“INTTRA is pleased to expand its partnership with NILD to create higher value for customers in China,” said Inna Kuznetsova, President and COO, INTTRA. “We’re seeing more companies join our eVGM network to leverage a single connection for the submission and status check of eVGM to multiple carriers as a way to reduce costs and inefficiencies.”
INTTRA is the largest neutral electronic transaction platform, software and information provider at the center of the ocean shipping industry. INTTRA’s innovative products, combined with the scale of our network, empower our customers to trade with multiple parties and leverage ocean industry information to improve their business. Connecting over 225,000 shipping professionals with more than 50 leading Carriers and over 120 software alliance partners, INTTRA streamlines the ocean trade process. Over 700,000 container orders are initiated on the INTTRA platform each week, representing over one quarter of global ocean container trade.
About Ningbo International Logistics Development Co, Ltd.
Ningbo International Logistic Development is a Chinese leading logistic IT company from Ningbo. It runs three main operational online platforms, each as NBEPORT fulfilling local custom’s need of Ningbo International Trade Single Window service, 4PLMARKET supporting local logistic chain IT solutions, and KJB2C functioning as a cross-border e-commerce platform. With its broad business scales and countless on-site experiences, ILD is expanding its logistic IT service, with a new product called CargoEDI, to more ports other than Ningbo through strong alliance with partners like INTTRA. For more information, please visit http://www.nbgjwl.com/.