Latest News

  • GIFF ROLLS OUT CLOUD-BASED TECHNOLOGY PLATFORM

    Thursday, 09 Nov 2017

    All around the world, the business of international trade is evolving. Being the centerpiece of international trade, freight forwarders are confronted with new challenges every day. A majority of freight forwarders have continued to adapt their strategies and product solutions to cope with the competitive pressures and market forces. Their strategies are being increasingly shaped by consumer...

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  • Available Results from the ongoing GIFF District Elections

    Monday, 16 Oct 2017
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    GIFF Election Results For KIA - District
    Position Elected Remarks / Opponent
    Chairman
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  • New District Inducted in Sunyani

    Tuesday, 22 Aug 2017

    As part of the expansion policy of the Ghana Institute of Freight
    Forwarders, the administration has moved to induct a new and growing district in Sunyani in the Brong Ahafo Region of Ghana.
    The Sunyani District is made up of 5 border posts; namely, Gonokrom, Kofibadukrom, Oseikojokrom, Akrankwanta and Sampa.

    The ratification of the induction will happen at the 2017...

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  • GIFF Education Collaboration with UCC

    Saturday, 29 Jul 2017

     

    In a bid to collaborate and strengthen ties with an accredited tertiary institution in the country, 

    the Ghana Institute of Freight Forwarders has reached out to the University of Cape Coast, one of Ghana’s premier universities 

    which runs a course in Marketing and Supply Chain at the School Of Business. 

    After initial...

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  • Payment Default Demand Notice from the Customs Division Of GRA

    Saturday, 22 Jul 2017

    Attention all GIFF Members. A Demand Notice from the Customs Division Of Ghana Revenue Authority showing alleged payment defaults.

    Please click the link below and enter your Declarant Code to retrieve your payment information.

    ...

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Upcoming Events

  • 21ST ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING (AGM 2017) OF GHANA INSTITUTE OF FREIGHT FORWARDERS

    Thursday, 16 Nov 2017

    Notice is hereby given that the 21st Annual General Meeting (AGM 2017) of The Ghana Institute of Freight Forwarders will be held at the Volta Serene Hotel, Ho from the 24th - 25th November 2017

    Every Corporate Member MUST pay the registration fee and be represented.

    All Licentiates MUST also register and attend.

    Registration fee covers: Admission to all meetings, opening ceremonies, conference bag/folder and Gala Dinner Dance The programme outline is available for download below...

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  • GIFF Executive Courses & Seminar

    Tuesday, 06 Jun 2017

     

    GIFF Executive Courses & Seminars Date:

    19th June to 27th June Venue: GIFF,

    Tema Beginner and Refresher Topics in :

    • Microsoft Word
    • Microsoft Excel
    • Microsoft PowerPoint
    • GIFF ERP System
    • Practical Customs Documentation
    • Other operational ICT Tools
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  • GIFF Recommendations to Shippers

    Friday, 22 Apr 2016

    Because the country's laws allow freedom of company registration, there may be few companies which though legally registered, are not members of Giff. As such they are not bound by GIFF's rules for its members, and therefore not subject to the Institute's oversight. If in doubt ask to see the agent's membership card which all GIFF members are required to carry when engaged in the service of their companies. The following guidelines are however drawn up for guidance of customers...

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  • EDUCATION

    Friday, 22 Apr 2016

    Ghana’s vision is to become a major logistics centre in the West-Central Africa Sub-region. If Ghana is to become successful among other aspiring logistics centres in the sub-region, it is important to provide an adequate infrastructure and sufficient manpower for the various services related to transportation of cargoes and logistics management. Also individual companies must enhance the efficiency and quality of their services in order to survive in a competitive logistics business environment.
     
    The Institute's training programmes...

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  • Annual General Meetings

    Friday, 22 Apr 2016

    Each year, GIFF members from all over the country travel to a chosen venue. to attend the Annual General Meeting. It is an opportunity for the GIFF members to receive copies of the Institute's accounts as well as reviewing fiscal information for the past year and asking any questions regarding the directions the Institute will take in the future.. At the AGM  GIFF members work on their leadership skills and character development. And, they meet new friends and have a...

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