Industry Insights

Insights into the haulage and supply chain industry

What is OOJ, and why are hauliers charging it?

What is OOJ, and why are hauliers charging it?

OOJ stands for Out-Of-Jurong, and is an additional charge from hauliers for trips that go out of the Jurong area in Singapore. The OOJ charge is only applicable in Singapore, but may take on other forms in other countries. Why are hauliers charging OOJ? As most depots and ports are located in the west of […]

Updates to Incoterms

Updates to Incoterms

What are Incoterms rules? “Incoterms®” is an acronym for International Commercial Terms. The Incoterms® rules were developed by the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) to facilitate international trade. Serving as a guide from filing a purchase order to packing and labeling a shipment for freight transport, ICC’s Incoterms® rules are essential to any individual involved […]

Fees in the Haulage Industry

Fees in the Haulage Industry

Are you confused behind the different charges for your trucking jobs? Read on to learn more about the charges you see, and why they are there. How are we charged for haulage services? Typically, haulage services are charged the same in Singapore, but may look different based on the company.  Below is an example of […]

2019 – Half Time Report

2019 – Half Time Report

Timeline of Haulio since 2019 February, 2019 JTC – ALPS Engagement Event A great opportunity to share with the stakeholders on how Haulio has been helping to save time and costs, and increase the efficiency of container movement in and out of ALPS. May, 2019 Labour Day Initiative Haulions came together to celebrate the drivers […]

Dangerous Goods and their Transportation

Dangerous Goods and their Transportation

Dangerous Goods, also known as DG cargo,  What are Dangerous Goods? Dangerous Goods are articles or substances which are capable of posing a risk to health, safety, property, or the environment when transported.  If not handled correctly, Dangerous Goods could harm you, the driver, receiver, other shipments or the environment. If you’re not sure whether […]

All you need to know about Vehicle Plates

All you need to know about Vehicle Plates

Prefix and Suffix Vehicle plates are used to differentiate cars. In the past, Singapore used to have only 1 prefix to identify cars, the letter S. This eventually led to a suffix being added because of there being too many cars, and too few variations to create a vehicle plate with. It led to vehicle […]