Everyone who needs the services of a transport and logistics company for the transportation of General cargo knows that trust their expensive goods and equipment need only qualified and experienced professionals, usually with a full package of services.
The Express logistics company since 2002 renders services in transportation of General freights to different points of the world, in full: insurance, certification, customs registration and so on. In addition, we offer guaranteed low prices and do not violate the terms of delivery.
What are the General departures?
General cargo - is piece products transported in special packaging: bags, pallets, containers, boxes. A feature of such consignments is strict compliance with GOST 26653 90 - proper preparation, packaging and transportation.
In any rolling stock of these goods is not less than 2/3 of the total. It can be mobile equipment, containers with piece goods, concrete products, metal structures, building materials and so on.
The technology of transportation is based on the knowledge of the company's specialists about the features and properties of a particular shipment. It is necessary that in the course of transportation, under the influence of external factors there was no damage of goods. The choice of route and transport, the organization of delivery is determined on the basis of the following:
- characteristics and varieties of goods;
- availability of specific requirements for loading and unloading, storage and transportation;
- requirements of the client concerning delivery time, financial investments for transportation.
Transportation of General cargo is carried out using several modes of transport:
How is the transportation of General cargo organized?
Regulations for the carriage of General cargo require an integrated and responsible approach. Our employees have a highly focused higher education and extensive practical experience, which guarantees the customer a high level of service and prompt solution of all tasks related to the transportation of shipments.
A huge advantage of our company is a large Agency network, which helps to quickly and efficiently provide logistics services of any complexity. In addition, we work directly with the owners of rolling stock and terminals - it allows you to set the most attractive rates for freight. We have no hidden charges, so the shipping cost does not change after signing the contract.
The process of transshipment and delivery of General cargo consists of the following stages:
- the project of transportation is made: transport, special equipment for loading and unloading manipulations is selected, if necessary, other resources are involved;
- the route is determined - if it is not possible to deliver the shipment by one mode of transport, a multimodal scheme is used;
- preparation of necessary documents: General power of attorney for receipt and dispatch of cargo, waybills, if necessary, issued a General cargo insurance policy;
- operations on packing, loading, and movement monitoring are carried out.
Transport and logistics company "Express logistics" is a high quality standards of transportation. We are constantly improving the terms of cooperation, and support the price of freight at a competitive level.
Why is container shipping better?
Containers are convenient, inexpensive and safe. Cargo of any volume and weight is placed in a container and sealed in the presence of the customer service. We ship General cargo in LCL and FCL containers.
There are several types of containers, which can be divided into the following features:
- standard parameter;
- non-standard high containers;
- open and ventilated;
- refrigerators - for perishable products;
- containers for bulk products;
- containers-tanks - for liquid cargo.
Road container transportation of goods
This is the best and inexpensive option to the General items. The advantages of this type of transportation weight:
- ability to send goods in LCL container - several shippers use it for transportation of consolidated, General cargo. This is an inexpensive option to deliver a small parcel to the recipient;
- safety - nothing will happen in the container with the products, as they are Packed and Packed in accordance with GOST;
- economic benefit;
- the possibility of using refrigerators to transport goods with special conditions of transportation and storage.
Transportation of goods by railway
The client does not need to worry about loading and unloading activities - the goods are distributed in containers that are installed on the railway platform. If you need Intercontinental transportation, our specialists will create a mixed route, which will be attended by road and sea transport.
General cargo on sea transport
Sending this kind of transport often prefer shippers, which are not fundamental speed of delivery. The vessel for General cargo transportation can carry a large batch of large shipments and containers of non-standard sizes.
For example, if the customer often makes furniture tours to China, our experts will offer to deliver the goods by this mode of transport. Our company strictly observes safety rules of sea transportation of General cargoes and guarantees safety and security of Your shipments on any type of transport.
Transportation in firm reliable packing and in containers is a guaranteed safety of shipment of goods throughout the journey.