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7 Most Essential Tools for Export-Import Business | Informative video for Exporters | Lime Institute


In some of our recent videos, we spoke about the challenges in the productivity part of the #ExportImport #Business.


No matter what, you will need to adopt technology in your business and this is all this video is about.


We have provided you with some free/paid tools to use to get maximum productivity and efficiency.


As we told you in the video here are the links to all the tools mentioned in this video.


  1. Boxnbiz – FREE for instant freight quotes

There are many Ocean/air freight rates providing applications or Companies who help Exporters to find multiple shipping line rates instantly and help them compare to take better decisions, but there is a google chrome plugin of Boxnbiz which makes this process much simpler.

Boxnbiz Freight Calculator

  1. Searates – Container tracking:

Having a container tracking application is a must have thing for Exporters today. This gives exact visibility on their container exports. This makes much easier to update buyer and plan money rotation accordingly.

Searates Container tracking

  1. Big Schedules – Search Engine for Sailing Schedule

Big Schedules is the sailing schedule search engine that delivers live schedules and powerful results for you. It can give you visibility on sailings and help you plan your shipment better.

Big Schedules

  1. Zoho Books – Online Accounting Software

Zoho Books is an online accounting software that manages your finances, automates business workflows, and helps you work collectively across departments. It’s Not free, it costs INR 2500/year but allows you to manage end to end accounting including online GST filing. It’s worth to invest

Zoho Books

  1. FIEO GlobalLinker to sell globally

Gone are the days where exports were only done through family and friends residing abroad. With digital access to networking communities, exporters and prospective exporters can join the growing business communities and create a quality profile and product catalogs that can be discovered by potential business partners. FIEO Global Linker is one such free solution. Becoming a part of ‘groups’ of such solutions can help a budding exporter immensely.

FIEO GlobalLinker

  1. DocuSign

DocuSign is a digital transaction management system which helps you to transact deals involved with finance through e-signature solution. DocuSign is the de facto standard in financial services. 10 of the top 15 U.S. financial services companies select DocuSign as their Digital Transaction Management (DTM) platform.

It’s a great tool for exporters to secure their financial deals and eliminate their profit leakage.


  1. Adobe Express


It’s important to be presentable where it comes to sell in the global market.

Adobe Express helps you design beautiful graphics through a seamless interface. Use this app for designing Broachers, Product catalog, social media images, and many more.


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This video is a great example of highly valuable and crucial information that will help anyone who is a beginner or just started and getting their first few deals closed.

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