TIA offers products and services to
assist its members in the conduct of their business and to add
recognizable bottom-line benefits. These are the products and services
that members need to help run and manage their business everyday.
Through TIA, these products and services will return multiples of your
TIA dues investment to you. Save on telecommunications, credit checks,
insurance and more!
TIA represents the interests of
transportation intermediaries to shippers and carriers, before Congress
and the Administration and to international organizations. By building
partnerships and alliances with industry groups and coalitions, TIA is
able to address the issues affecting the third party transportation
TIA Connections - connecting TIA members to customers and
TIAConnections is a dynamic new database
connecting TIA members to customers and each other. TIA
Connections is a key word based searchable directory of TIA members that
allows shippers, carriers, and other members to enter their specific
needs and connect to the right TIA member.
Through disciplinary conferences, TIA
offers transportation intermediaries the opportunity to learn and share
knowledge with others within the specific industry segment; develop
policy recommendations; and address specific disciplinary concerns and
TIA offers practical, targeted, hands-on
educational programs to help members compete in the marketplace; keep
abreast of technological changes; stay up-to-date on regulatory matters;
and meet the challenges of running an independent business. TIA develops
educational initiatives to meet the growing need for training in the
industry, hand-in-hand with our members and other industry
professionals. Among these offerings is the Certified Transportation
Broker (CTB) educational program for qualified intermediaries to ensure
professionalism and commitment to the transportation industry. The CTB
program is the only professional certification program for property
brokers, and is administered by transportation academicians of
TIA Information - keeping you in
touch with the latest news and information!
The monthly newsletter for TIA members, The Logistics Journal, includes monthly in-depth
features by industry experts designed to improve the way you do business
today and a calendar of events. Members also receive TIA Logistics Weekly, a weekly e-mail that covers
up-to-date information on the industry, TIA events, Member news, and
diesel fuel prices.
FIATA - TIA is the
United States representative for the International
Federation of Freight Forwarder Associations (FIATA). Two of the finest
benefits of belonging to TIA are the FIATA NVOCC Group Bond Program and
eligibility to become an Individual Member of FIATA, which puts you in
their annual directory linking you to 150 countries. For more
information about FIATA, please visit their website at www.fiata.org
For information about the FIATA NVOCC Group Bond Program click here.