Monthly Member’s Meeting in May 2023: What You Need to Know

Monthly Member’s Meeting in May 2023: What You Need to Know

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We are pleased to present the highlights of our May Alliance meeting. This monthly meeting is a great opportunity to get to know the members of the Digital Freight Alliance. We'll start with a brief recap of last month's meeting, which was a great time with important insights.  

 

Vision & Strategy

The Digital Freight Alliance was founded in early 2020 as a union of logistics providers that use the technologies of SeaRates.com. DFA is designed to be the world's most influential and independent freight forwarders' association and covers more than 190 countries. DFA is the first, despite much competition, because it uses innovative and technical capabilities, and also strives to keep developing new opportunities for members of the Alliance.

To understand the philosophy behind how a wider vision grew from this beginning, one needs to know that DFA was born from DP World and that DP World was born from the cultural background of Dubai as an entrepot. As barriers have progressively risen to world trade in the last ten years, DP World sees the digital revolution as an alternative engine to create growth.

To deliver this growth, however, we must provide the opportunity for SME forwarders to digitize and compete with large-scale players who are digitizing at scale. SME forwarders who are able to “go global” are the key to prosperity, we believe.

 

DF Alliance & PDS International Private Limited

This month's speaker was Manu Chopra, Director of PDS International Pvt. Ltd., a premium member of DFA from India. He shared about his company, the services they provide, and his involvement with DFA.

 

 

Introduction to PDS International Private Limited: DFA Premium Member

 

 

 

 

Membership Tiers

The Digital Freight Alliance is the first global supply chain association created by DP World, a leading enabler of logistics and trade. With both a free and premium membership, it's the start of your journey. Choose one and enjoy all the benefits of the Digital Freight Alliance.

 

 

As a member of the DFA, it's important to stay up-to-date on the latest developments and topics discussed in our meetings. If you missed this meeting, don't worry! You can still catch up with the two recorded sessions below. This way, you won't miss out on any of the significant information that was discussed during the meeting. With these recordings, you can ensure you're always in the know about what's happening within our Alliance.

 

Overview from our monthly member’s meeting: https://us06web.zoom.us/rec/share/SI7U_ck7imXM0B5sIS2PuGAlxaOgkLgYHF5M-lYXJVT6hr_q4m5ivbRgH-_tExIf.VKXoExv6Z_A2PFnN 

Passcode: Zp4R5%fv

 

If you would like to join us, please contact us so that you don’t miss out on any opportunities for your freight forwarding business.