Latest News

  • 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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  • GIFF Signs MOU with MFFA

    Wednesday, 05 Jul 2017
    OAK signing MOU

    The Ghana Institute of Freight Forwarders (GIFF) has signed a memorandum of understanding with the Moroccan Freight Forwarders Academy (MFFA).
    The purpose of the MOU is to establish a common framework for the development of cooperation in transport and logistics training between MFFA and GIFF.
    This MOU was signed at the just ended FIATA RAME meeting held in Morocco.
    GIFF was...

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  • GIFF Executive IT Seminars Take Off

    Tuesday, 27 Jun 2017

     

    The first session of the GIFF Executive IT Seminars has taken off.   The IT seminars have been designed to equip participants with foundational skills in Word Processing, Using Spreadsheets and How to Use Presentation Software. Additional modules that are also taught include the GIFF ERP System, Practical...

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  • OUR PERSPECTIVE ON PORT EFFICIENCY

    Saturday, 10 Jun 2017

    Ports are no longer regarded as only the nodes that ships and goods are handled, but within the uncertain and highly volatile maritime industry they become economic competitive areas for all port stakeholders. 

    By the effects of globalization and technological developments, ports as the interchange points between different modes of transport are forced to increase efficiency and sustain...

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Upcoming Events

  • 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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