Parsippany, N.J.—April 5, 2012—INTTRA, a multi-carrier e-commerce network for ocean freight, and the WCA Family of Logistic Networks have strategically aligned together to deliver critical ocean shipping planning, management and optimization capabilities to WCA Family members.
Through the alliance, WCA Family can now access INTTRA's global network of over 30 major ocean carriers through the Worldwide Information Network (WIN), a cloud-based software platform for freight forwarders (FF).
“We are pleased to offer our members the most advanced multi-carrier, ocean freight shipping solution via the INTTRA platform,” said David Yokeum, President, WCA Family. “WCA Family members will be able to reduce redundant manual processes, increase efficiencies and improve customer satisfaction with standardized ocean freight processing. Additionally, members that manage import cargo will now have a fast and easy way to attain visibility data for their customers' import shipments by using INTTRA's standardized Track and Trace e-commerce tool.”
By integrating with INTTRA's multi-carrier network, WCA Family members achieve global standardized shipping processes; a faster and more streamlined document flow; improved data accuracy; and increased visibility to ocean shipments.
“Connectivity to INTTRA's open transportation network is available to all containerized freight industry participants,” said Dr. Sandeep Govil, Senior Director, Strategy & Alliances, INTTRA. “We welcome the WCA Family to our alliance network of over 70 members and believe they will see significant benefits from a seamless connection to the INTTRA network of leading global ocean carriers and NVOCCs.”