An agent who is involved in the clearing and forwarding activity on behalf of the company (mostly such companies are already registered in India). C&F Agents install everything in the warehouse or its office and charges back to the company. The only expertise of C&F Agent is that they know the product of the client, as they (C&F Agent) already operate with the competition. The fee of a C&F Agent is its management fee and all other expenses related to the operations are directly charged by the agent to the company. C&F Agent only looks after logistics, where storage and invoicing are its main functions. Functions like import management, insurance claim settlement, international logistics, transfer pricing, registrations, compliances, etc need to be completed (looked after) by the client.