Member of PIFFA and IATA Cass associated
MOL Logistics Poland takes a next step forward in transport and airfreight. As per this moment, the office in Wroclaw is member of PISiL / PIFFA and FIATA. Read all about PIFFA and the IATA Cass Association in this article.
“From now on we can avoid any middleman between us and carriers. This will have direct impact on our reaction time and price level”
What is PISiL / PIFFA?
PIFFA stands for Polish International Freight Forwarders Association. PIFFA is a national member of the International Federation of Freight Forwarders Association “FIATA”. The organization is also member of the European Organization for Forwarding and Logistics CLECAT.
It acts as a self-governing organization within the territory of the Republic of Poland. Associating the entrepreneurs who run economic activity in the scope of services in international and national freight forwarding, logistics, transport, customs agencies as well as other services related with the goods turnover.
There are several committees and working groups, that help their members in the field of sea, road, rail and air transport, customs, ethics and financial. The members can use official documents, take part in groups and obtain the internationally recognized ‘FIATA Diploma in Freight Forwarding’.
Branch Manager Maciej Banaszek recognises the importance of this membership:
“Our aim is to deliver tailored, flexible and smooth service with competitive price to our customers. Thanks to this memberships and association we are next step ahead, because it enables us to issue FIATA HBL by our own and cooperate directly with airlines. This means that from now on we can avoid any middleman between us and carriers or airlines. This will have direct impact on our reaction time and price level.”
What does it mean to be IATA Cass associated?
The Cargo Account Settlement Systems (CASS) is designed to simplify the billing and settling of accounts between airlines and freight forwarders. It operates through the program CASSlink, which is an advanced, global, web-enabled e-billing solution.
The CASS system is part of the International Air Transport Association (IATA). This is the trade association for the world’s airlines, representing some 290 airlines or 82% of total air traffic. They support many areas of aviation activity and help formulate industry policy on critical aviation issues. The CASS supports streamlined invoicing and is basically a neutral settlement office.
Sales Manager Łukasz Łasa explains what this means for the MOL Logistics customers:
“From now on we can start working directly with all airline present in Poland. It means for our customers that we can fix space and long term rate for particular projects and support our customers in global supply chains more. We are very happy that MOL Logistics Poland reached the next level in our service portfolio. Our customers benefit the most reliable and stabile air freight service.”
Do you want to know more about the services of MOL Logistics Poland?
Would you like to know more about PIFFA, just visit the PIFFA website. IATA also has a website with more information.
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