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Astra Freight and Logistics – Egypt
AFL is legally registered in
Egypt since 1997,
the company has retained
a wealth of experience
that goes with
15 years of business
expert team of freight
AFL are specialized in air
and ocean freight offering
services to importers and
exporters to and from all
international sea and
AFL are committed to
offers reliable, flexible
AFL provides first class Airfreight services.
As a specialist we provide the expertise to handle shipments that can be difficult because of size or destination. We can arrange collection, documentation and Airfreight through all major passenger and all cargo airlines. Where appropriate AFL will arrange for goods to be inspected prior to departure.
There is no formal size and weight restriction. If it can be moved by air AFL will make the arrangements on behalf of you or your customer.
AFL Ocean Services provides total control over your ocean freight movements into, out of, and around Egypt.
AFL can arrange for sea freight movements from allover the world full containers (FCL), part loads (LCL.
We have an International Network of Freight Partners able to assist us with Door to Door Transportation, Logistics and Customs Clearance.
AFL will look after the collection, documentation and dispatch to destination port.
DOOR TO DOOR:
This service involves some aspects of Logistics Transportation (total shipping). Your goods are picked up at your overseas location/suppliers warehouse and shipped to Egypt. Company representatives supervise customs clearance and delivery to your door.
CUSTOMS BROKERAGE SERVICE:
This involves processing all relevant customs documents. Liaison with Government Agencies to facilitate efficient clearance of your cargo on time.
We work together with you, advising you about shipping solutions that best meet with your requirements. We track all commercial consignment from point of origin to point of delivery. This ensures that goods shipped arrive on time.
Our team consists of resourceful and experienced individuals with extensive knowledge of shipping.
– Freight Charges Collect Destination Service – Freight charges are payable in Egypt upon arrival of shipment.
– Flexible Shipping Arrangement – to facilitate customs clearance, we are able to meet customer’s requirement on how they want the airway bill to be prepared at the origin country such as:
– No value declared on the airway bill
– No freight charges shown on the airway bill – only “As Arranged”.
– Customer can choose the carrier or airline they want.
– Customer can dictate the kind of commodity they want us to declare on the
– Pick-up of cargoes from the shipper’s location at the origin country.
– Pre-Alert Notification Service – we can advise consignee in advance about their
shipments before it actually arrives in Cairo.
– Free delivery of Inbound airway bills to consignee or broker upon arrival.
– Door-to-Door service when required.
– Other service requirements
My Note –
So, what if I know of three retro-fit inventions for their ships that would prevent pirates from boarding that are not being used right now . . .
What durn difference would it make because in this company and every other shipper, shipping and ship owner corporation – there is no way for anybody except insurers and expensive little boutique security companies to interact with them. So, there you go – what a waste.
My note –
I emailed these available designs to shipowners and shipowners associations. It did no good – to them it is just spam. And, I’m here to allow that there are entire staffs of people whose only job is to keep people and their ideas out of those corporate offices at the same time they bitch and whine about wanting innovation. It is bullshit – either they do or they don’t and if they do want inventions, innovations, novel approaches, thinking “outside the box” perspectives, innovative thinking and creative applications to solve problems that are costing them a fortune – then they need to clear a path to make it happen and be willing to apportion some reasonable payment for it to happen. Because not doing so is costing every situation where these inventive solutions could work.
Most creative solutions are created at the kitchen table, not in the boardroom and at every convention, every conference and at every opportunity, these same big corporate entities are screaming for novel approaches, new ideas, innovation and inventiveness. Well, they are the ones preventing it by the excluding pathways they’ve created which disallow any reasonable approach to them and their willingness to steal ideas rather than to pay for them – so maybe nothing can be done about it.
I have a little book about Publishing It Yourself which has an introduction that describes a multitude of great writings, wonderful literature and entire books which we would have never had the opportunity to read or know about it if the publishing companies had the only decision in it. These included great works by authors and statesmen from the 1790’s till now.
This day, only those with a Harvard Ph.D. are given the opportunity to publicly market what they’ve written with any appreciable certainty, including being given the ability to access literary agents. These agents don’t have any use, time or inclination to consider the rest of us. And, that is a fact. Unless there is an agent, publication doesn’t happen and the same is likely true for inventions and other copyrighted materials, novel approaches to solutions, promotional campaigns and other great things that will never see the marketplace.
Unfortunately, in this restricted non-competitive marketplace that the US has become at the hands of the Republican Party – most Americans, including me are left to the mercy of the world or excluded altogether. Its like living in a time and place with absolutely no use for anything that they can’t already do the way it is being done even when that isn’t working well.
Sometimes, I don’t know why I have worked so many long hours each and every day to produce things that there is not now, nor will there ever be any use for in the country where I live. At this moment, I know it has likely always been this way in the United States and the rest of the propaganda, about opportunity being available to all, has been nothing but that – propaganda, to keep us all moving like cattle spending money on the pools of income streams to feed the rich and the already established corporations.
Here is some of “How to Paint Ocean Abstract Sailboat” – Cricket Diane, 2007
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