Announcing free industry-wide resources accessible to all forwarders worldwide who are struggling to navigate the COVID-19 pandemic.

Los Angeles, CA : The independent forwarder networks Globalink & Global Value Networks are proud to announce a unique, free, industry-wide resource for forwarders worldwide. COVID 19 Transport Updates by country offers up-to-date insights and transportation updates related to COVID-19, and is sortable by countries around the world. In Freight Needs and Offerings , forwarders can post availability of Ocean, Air and Transport space, access to medical supplies, or any other offering or need they may have. The Blank Sailing Report is a bi-daily update of the fast-changing ocean schedules for ports around the World, provided by Ocean Insights . Access to these pages is free, and all forwarders are encouraged to participate.

“This pandemic has brought so many challenges, and information is changing constantly. It is our mission to be the leader in assisting forwarders who are navigating the challenges related to COVID-19, whether they are a member of our groups or not.” says Bill Siemens, President & CEO at the Globalink & Global Value Networks. “ Any forwarder from around the world is welcome to consult and post to these pages. Spanning everything from available charter services, the latest disruptions in Singapore, or getting signed up for Ocean Insight’s Blank Sailings Report, we invite the industry to join us in staying collectively and consistently updated.”

Features of these three COVID-19 information resources include.

● Updates sortable by country

● Includes categories: Ocean Freight & Seaports, Airfreight & Airports, Customs

Issues, Rail Issues, Trucking Issues, Government Updates.

● Accepting submissions from all forwarders worldwide.

● Lists company name and contact information of submitting agent for direct

follow up.

● A page to promote available capacity, access to medical supplies which can be

seen by any forwarders using this resource.

● Forwarders looking for help with certain shipments or seeking certain supplies

can post with contact information for direct follow up.

● Subscribe to the Blank Sailings report provided by Ocean Insights to help

navigate the quickly changing seascape.

COVID-19 Transportation Updates by country , COVID-19 Freight Needs & Offerings, and the Blank Sailings Report by Ocean Insights are available now on the Globalink & Global Value network websites and are offered free to the entire industry. For more information on this, visit: https://www.glvnet.com/covid-statuses

The Globalink and Global Value Networks are semi-exclusive networks for independent freight forwarders, offering a proven tool for forwarders to build new business through agency sales far more effectively, with less risk, and less cost than doing it all in-house.

We also offer many web features to facilitate connectivity among members, such as our industry leading, newly launched Network Mobile App .