- 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.