TF Shipping are members of BIFA, the British International Freight association that ensures we adhere to strict code of conduct rules and trade under a nationally accepted set of Standard Trading Conditions that are backed in the insurance sector, giving additional assurance to our clients that we will treat them with the utmost respect and care throughout our dealings with them.
The British International Freight Association (BIFA) is the trade association for UK-registered companies engaged in international movement of freight by all modes of transport, air, road, rail and sea. BIFA has around 1500 corporate members, known generally as freight forwarders, which offer a wide range of services within these various modes.
BIFA represents over 1400 UK companies in the logistics and supply chain management sector. Members of BIFA are organisations engaged in the movement of freight to/from the UK by all modes of transport: air, road, sea and rail. Some members are also involved in providing customs clearance and other cross border controls.
A not-for-profit organisation, BIFA is funded by subscription and run by its members for members. It operates with a full-time Secretariat which administers and manages the Association’s affairs.
The association provides:
- advice and information
- training and development
- industry promotion