In the past, shipping products used to take a long time since the process was slow and untrustworthy. People did not have confidence in the shipping process, especially when it came to purchasing products from foreign traders.
International trade has become common in many parts of the world since many economies have matured their imports and export sectors.
In a typical year, many shipments valued at billions of dollars make their way through different shipping companies. A substantial percentage of these shipments are damaged, lost, or stolen during transit.