The FIT Alliance was formed in February 2022 with five founding members: BIMCO, DCSA, FIATA, ICC and SWIFT.
The bill of lading serves a number of very important roles in container shipping.
It is important for international shipping and trade that the industry is equipped to move away from paper-based processes towards digitalisation.
An electronic bill of lading (eBL) will transform information exchange in container shipping.
Unexpected delays ripple across the supply chain
Time for a leap forward in container shipping
DCSA interview: Carl Bentzel, Commissioner of the United States Federal Maritime Commission (FMC)
The two member organisations will work together to accelerate the digital transformation of container shipping for the benefit of shippers