As part of its initiative to advance commercial transparency in the shipping industry, TRACE is partnering with Worldwide Project Consortium (WWPC) and Cargo Equipment Experts (CEE) to bring information and awareness of anti-corruption tools and solutions to project cargo forwarding companies. WWPC and CEE assist TRACE to bring information to the members of the WWPC and CEE networks and thus contribute to the project cargo forwarding industry to mitigate risks with customers and clients all over the world and to conduct business in a transparent and ethical manner.
TRACE provides an end-to-end, cost-effective and practical solution for anti-bribery and third party compliance. TRACE International is a leading anti-bribery business association that pools resources to provide members with technology-enabled compliance tools and an expansive knowledge center. TRACE members include hundreds of multinational corporations, as well as thousands of small and medium-sized enterprises throughout the world. TRACE International works with TRACE Incorporated to offer both members and non-members customizable risk-based due diligence, training and advisory services. With a shared mission to advance commercial transparency, TRACE International and TRACE Incorporated provide companies with one complete anti-bribery and third party compliance solution.
TRACE’s impact on the larger shipping community continues to grow with its partnership with Worldwide Project Consortium (WWPC) and Cargo Equipment Experts, Ltd (CEE). This partnership aims to assist WWPC and CEE members to be current with anti-corruption efforts currently undertaken in their own industry as well as those of the clients they serve worldwide. WWPC and CEE will assist TRACE to bring information to the members of WWPC and CEE and thus contribute to the industry’s overall effort to conduct business in a transparent and ethical manner.
Founded in 1998, the Worldwide Project Consortium (WWPC) represents a top brand easily recognized within the project cargo industry. It connects independent project cargo forwarding companies under one umbrella. The philosophy to offer the best expertise through outstanding performances by the network’s members is the formula behind the success and strength of the network. The network is administered and operated on a daily basis by professional, entrepreneurial project cargo managers. Through the WWPC shippers, carriers and forwarding partners have a first class reference source to locate the most professional project cargo specialists in the represented countries.
Founded in 2009, Cargo Equipment Experts (CEE) provides networking and marketing for owners and operators of specialized and valuable equipment, carriers and manufacturers, working within the heavy and outsized cargo market. These specialists, comprising of equipment owners and handlers of heavy and outsized cargo, have through CEE a global platform which shows their presence and provides a global tool for project owners and forwarders for required services.
The CEE is administered by transport qualified and experienced network Directors who understand, support and aim to deliver a useful solution for the heavy and outsized cargo transportation industry and serve the members with marketing initiatives.