Caring for employees
«Everything goes by, this too shall pass…» — Masha Chebruchan, hr-manager, started her webinar on stress management with this phrase from the well-known legend about the ring of King Solomon.
Compulsory quarantine has a negative impact not only on the world economy but on humans' mental health. According to McKinsey consumer survey from March 27-29, 63% of respondents reported feeling anxious or depressed due to pandemic of COVID-19. People are worried about the health and safety of their families, their work, and the ability to live the lives they love.
Delivery of the vehicle for OSCE
The Ukrainian department of OSCE is receiving a consignment of the new Toyota Land Cruiser vehicles till June 2020. Responsibility for the inland delivery is taken by Formag-Kiev. The first cars were successfully delivered to our customer by our team at the end of March.
Since the consignee is not an ordinary importer, but the international organization, the cargo is diplomatic. The shipment of this kind of goods requires special skills and competencies at all stages of the process.
Information update on the matter of situation in China
Due to the Coronavirus situation, many productions/shipments were stopped and/or hold in China as many shipping companies, shipping lines, factories, trucking companies were closed in the majority of the month of Feb.
Despite the situation is starting to resuming back to normal, there are still some areas such as Huabei Province with more limited operations.
Aircraft engines delivery to Miami
In 2019, the aircraft service company KONKORD AEROTECHNIK LLC accepted an order for the repair of two JT8D-200 aircraft engines from a BOEING MCDONNELL DOUGLAS MD-83 civil aviation aircraft from the Nigerian airline Dana Airlines. By the end of the repair works, the cargo had to be delivered to Miami.
Formag Forwarding took part in S-FRUIT TRANSFORMATION forum
On the 31st of January Artem Moroz, project manager of transportation of perishable goods talked about the particularity of the conditions of fruits and vegetable transportation at S-FRUIT TRANSFORMATION forum.
The topic was not chosen accidentally - Formag Forwarding is a member of WCA Perishables and LLN, and its employees have IATA certificates for transportation of perishable cargo. Artem talked about marking and packaging, special equipment, specificities of the shipping and his personal experience. Participation in the forum can be useful for both freight forwarding companies and exporting companies. That is the possibility to find potential business partners, talk about your company and learn something new.
Offices in China are closed till the 10th of February
Due to the effect of coronavirus outbreak, many offices, terminals, and warehouses are still being closed or in very limited operation hours (including factories, airlines, shipping lines, customs brokers, etc.)