Product Profile


First Release Date:
Current Version: C15.5

Product/Service Description

essDOCS' flaghsip offering - CargoDocs - provides a holistic paperless trade solution enabling the creation and management of original electronic Bills of Lading & supporting documents, speeding up processes such as presentation to banks under trade finance instruments including eUCP Letters of Credit, Documentary Collections and Bank Payment Obligations. Proven to deliver significant value to the entire supply chain, CargoDocs enables importers, exporters, traders, ship operators and banks to streamline processes, reduce working capital needs and risk, while improving collaboration, compliance and visibility across organisations.

CargoDocs is trusted by a rapidly expanding network of over 3,700+ customers ranging from Fortune Global 500 companies to innovative SMEs spanning across 72 countries.

Customer Overview

Total Number of customers 3,700+
Customer Size Large Enterprise , Medium , SMB
Customer Type Commercial Banks , Corporates
Target Market Global
Specific georgaphical coverage United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
SaaS Pricing Model


  • Enables Paperless Trade & Finance
  • Secure, web-based solution
  • DocPrep allows creation, review and approval of documents
  • DocEx allows transfer of eDocs to other users, including banks
  • Can be used for Shipments (i.e. electronic Bills of Lading) or Warehouses (i.e. eWarrants)
  • eTrade Finance via eUCP Presentation, eDocumentary Collection & BPO+
  • Users can integrate at various points to facilitate automation and STP (Straight-Through-Processing)


  • Automated and streamlined solution
  • Less risky, structured lending
  • Save time spent distributing, signing, couriering, storing and retrieving documents
  • Amendments within hours
  • Reduced DSO (Days Sales Outstanding), faster payment
  • Eliminate risk of lost or fraudulent documents
  • STP / automation (SWIFT-compatible)
  • Improved transparency and compliance

Platform & Workflow

Server OS undisclosed
Workstation OS Windows , Linux , Mac
Programming Language and API Java
SetUp and Installation Options No installation, web-based solution
Deployment Period undisclosed
Reporting Capabilities Built-in application level reports and logs
Security Options -Multi-tiered application environment. Anti-virus, managed firewalls, secure VPN, network and host based intrusion detection. Hardened operating system. HTTPS 128bit SSL
The product/service compliant with the following regulatory standards ISO 20022 , ISO 27001

Connectivity, Hosting and Intergration

Hosting Option Hosted by third party
Hosting provider AWS
Devices Supported Android , iPhone-iPad , Linux , Mac , Web-based , Windows
Compatibility with Database Management System (DBMS) No
Third party integration API and SAML

Support Services

Support Option Online Support , Phone Support , Video Tutorials


Support Location 1
Country United Kingdom
Address 33-34 Rathbone Place, 1st Floor London, W1T 1JN
Phone +44 20 3102 6600
Support Location 2
Country Singapore
Address 137 Telok Ayer Street, #04-05 068602
Phone +65 6513 1352


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