September 2019, Chicago, USA

35th Annual General Meeting
  • Long-standing global association founded in 1985
  • One member per city policy
  • Credit protection program
  • High-quality financially sound independent forwarders
  • Annual meetings spread through IATA areas
  • Graded fee structure with nominal application fee

IFA Mission Statement

The IFA is committed to the ongoing development of a global network of independent freight forwarders. By adhering to strict service capability and financial requirements, the IFA provides its members access to reliable partners and creates a platform for developing and sharing business opportunities.

Members will remain the sole representative for the IFA within the agreed territory that they represent.