Industry standards compliant export packaging is a crucial part of international trade. The job of a shipper or exporter doesn’t end with just manufacturing world-class products but also adhering to country-specific and international standards while wrapping his wares for onward shipment through a vessel, aircraft, or a truck for the ultimate buyers. Failing to do so can lead to heavy fines and massive delays, coupled with disrepute. Read on to know the key role of export packaging in international trade.
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