Established in 2010, China International Logistics Professional Network (CILP) is an internet – based international organization, which provides a public benefit platform to develop international logistics, freight forwarding,multimodal transport, cross-border trade, customs processing and other cooperation business. With the support of big data, CILP will be concerned with becoming the most innovative business credit cooperative organization in the world.
CILP invited logistics enterprises, freight forwarders, transport companies, warehousing, distribution and logistics service providers from seaports, airports and inland dry ports in China as members. At the same time, CILP also invited outstanding international logistics enterprises, freight forwarding, and customs business companies to join in this big family. With a well-constructed and fully-developed network of Chinese international logistics and freight forwarding services, CILP continuously aims to establish cooperative relationships with international counterparts.
CILP provides its members with high quality logistics network agency sharing services, logistics service providers selection services, enterprises credit certification, credit payment guarantee, dispute solution, collection service,business exchange & cooperative dealmaking etc.
In order to serve the Belt and Road blueprint better, CILP has been involved in the construction of China Business Credit Information Exchange & Sharing System（CBCI）and China’s Logistics Enterprise Comprehensive Evaluation System since 2015, which will surely help to show Chinese enterprises’ credit level, to prevent and control business credit risks, and to reduce transaction and cooperation costs. At present, this system is able to provide credit information of mainland China enterprises and issue credit reports accordingly. Enterprise credit certification, enterprise credit rating, risk control and other services are also offered so far.
In Sept 2017, CILP officially released “Members’ Cooperation Credit Guarantee Rules of CILP,” which except to provide payment protection services for CILP certified members. According to the Rules, CILP registered members who apply credit certification and obtained relevant grade (three-star, four-star and five-star) will become CILP certified members, and will be provided with payment guarantee according matching credit grade; which means, when payment defaults happens in their business, CILP and its strategic partner will provide certified members with payment guarantee service, only demands that their customers should be also credit certificated companies.
CILP holds annual meeting every year, inviting Chinese and overseas logistics companies and freight forwarders. CILP also organizes its Chinese members and encourages them to attend various international business fairs. Through diversified activities, CILP promotes communication, cooperation and exchange among Chinese logistics companies.
CILP membership includes honorary members, registered members and certified members.
There will be not any charge for CILP honorary members, while registered members dues is 800USD/year or RMB4000/year. It will cost a registered member another USD800 or RMB4000 (valid for one year) to apply credit certification and become a registered member, so as to enjoy payment guarantee.