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Container Shipping – A Practical Solution When Shipping in Bulk

Shipping in bulk can get tedious and expensive. It gets even more difficult when shipping abroad. Thus it is best to hire the services of an international shipping company when  sending a large quantity of goods or personal effects internationally. However, there are many factors that need to be considered when choosing an international container…

September 24, 2012
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Freight Shipping Tips and Guidelines

Freight shipping can be the most affordable option when shipping over sized bulky items such as furniture. Here are some guidelines to consider to ensure successful shipping as freight. To avoid problems and delay, provide correct dimensions. You can round dimensions off to the nearest inch and make sure to include width, length and height….

May 29, 2012
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4 Tips on Shipping via Reefer Freight

Refrigerated freight, or more commonly referred to as reefer freight, is a method of shipping temperature-sensitive goods such as fruits, meat, seafood, vegetables, dairy products and other foodstuffs. Medications that require certain temperatures are also shipped through this method. The temperature of a reefer freight container cannot rise above a predefined limit in order to…

May 14, 2012
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Air Freight – Things You Should Know About This Mode of Shipping

Air freight is a mode of shipping using airplanes to transport cargo from one location to another.  You can ship just about anything via air freight. Mails were the very first cargo that were shipped using aircraft but at present, you can ship anything including packages, live animals, cars, and even airplanes that are small…

July 12, 2011
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How to Ship Furniture as Freight

Shipping as freight can be the most affordable option when shipping bulky items such as furniture. In freight shipping furniture, shipments that do not take up an entire truckload is referred to as less-than-truckload (LTL) freight. Furniture shipped as LTL freight will share a container with other shipments. LTL freight travels on a hub system,…

May 31, 2011
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Leading and Largest Shipping Companies in the USA

When you are shipping something, be it a small package or a massive freight, it is best to use a shipping company that you can trust and has a very reputable background.  In the United States, the leading shipping companies includes UPS, FedEx and Maersk.  They are  not just national winners but global leaders as…

May 23, 2011
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