Recently, a web platform www.bestfreightsearch.com or www.buscomejorflete.com has been launched in Panama that helps
exporters and importers obtain competitive freights, a convenience which has
business convenience and strategic importance.
The users of this platform have showered unconditional
praises for their usefulness. Felipe
Rodríguez, president of the Competitiveness Center of the Western Region called
it “an excellent tool” saying that it will increase the competitiveness of our
Rommel Troetsch, with an MSc in Maritime Studies from
University of Wales (UK) and in the Maritime Business for more than 34 years
creates this independent digital platform. Troetsch counts with an experience
of 13 years in the former Port Authority of Panama, 17 years with Hutchison
Ports Panama as Head of Marketing and last for your years as Maritime
consultant, during his maritime career has been twice president of the Maritime
Chamber of Panama.
The site offers multiple advantages to importers and
exporters. First of all, it is completely free for them without a need to
subscribe and it provides
quick access to
a large number of maritime, air and land cargo transport service providers.
Freight providers become members of the platform at a very low monthly membership
This new tool saves time and labor costs in the
management of freight purchases to the employer, because in a single site you
can find a wide range of freight providers operating in Panama.
The freight providers will make best offers, as they
know they are competing with other members of the platform.
Another attribute of the platform is that it allows
entrepreneurs to better organize quotations and maintain electronic files of
these, providing the entrepreneur with a good management tool for transparency
in freight management.
No special training is required to use this website;
it has an instructional video on how to use it.
It is bilingual, using simple language and requests
very easy information to fill out the request for freight quote.
The platform counts with members such as shipping
lines, cargo agencies, logistics operators and any company selling
freights. Also manages advertising spaces for other providers of cargo
The platform operates in Panama since October
2017, recently started operations in Costa Rica, Guatemala and El Salvador,
progressively will be implemented throughout Central and South America and the
Caribbean in the coming months.