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June 09, 2015 09:00 ET

INTTRA Ocean Schedules Implemented by UK-Based Kontainers

Kontainers Booking Platform Integrates INTTRA Ocean Schedules for Enhanced e-Shipping Processes

PARSIPPANY, NJ--(Marketwired - Jun 9, 2015) -  INTTRA, the world's ocean shipping electronic marketplace, today announced that it has entered into an agreement with Kontainers, a UK-based e-shipping platform for small and medium enterprises. Under the agreement, Kontainers has integrated INTTRA's Ocean Schedules Data Feed service into its existing platform, enabling its users to search and select from a network of over 12 million ocean schedules from more than 35 of the world's largest carriers.

"As a company that helps exporters ship faster and easier, Kontainers needs to offer clients instant rates coupled with sailing schedules. As a result, Ocean Schedules from INTTRA is a critical resource for us," said Graham Parker, CEO of Kontainers. "Now that schedules are integrated into our platform, we can offer our clients a broader range of port pairs. Everyone at Kontainers believes that INTTRA Ocean Schedules is by far the best product available in this space and a must-have for supply chain predictability."

INTTRA's Ocean Schedules helps shipping professionals automate their schedule consolidation activities, eliminating errors from the manual process of gathering and aggregating data. Providing reliable schedules to customers at the critical time of booking helps facilitate the ocean shipping process and eliminate downstream issues. INTTRA Ocean Schedules' vast coverage, delivered in a modern API with simple integration, is driving companies like Kontainers to adopt the solution. 

"Ocean Schedules Data Feed from INTTRA offers the flexibility of integrated access to the most comprehensive set of ocean carrier schedules to customers' internal IT systems," stated Inna Kuznetsova, President, INTTRA Marketplace. "We are proud to help Kontainers streamline their operations by improving the planning of freight movement and reducing errors."

For more information on INTTRA's Ocean Schedules Data Feed service, visit http://www.inttra.com/products/datafeed. Connect with INTTRA via Twitter, Facebook, and LinkedIn.

About INTTRA

INTTRA is the world's largest, multi-carrier e-commerce marketplace for ocean shipping. INTTRA professionals work with 54 leading carriers and NVOCCs, 109 software alliance partners, as well as their customers, to streamline and standardize their shipping processes worldwide through a network of more than 220,000 shipping professionals. Over 600,000 container orders are initiated on the INTTRA platform each week, representing 22 percent of global ocean container trade.

About Kontainers

Kontainers offer competitive shipping rates from the ports of Felixtowe and Southampton in the UK to ports around China and the US. Kontainers' unique service allows you to book your container shipment online. With Kontainers, you can get a quote in one minute and book a container within five. Shipments can be collected and trucked from a chosen address within the UK to the port of one's choice. The service can include customs clearance with an online bill of lading.

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