Are You In Need of Shipping A Less Than Container Load
We Have an Extensive Network of
Container Freight Stations World Wide
When shipping a less than container load (LCL) customers can deliver goods to our facility by appointment, or pick-up can be arranged
If delivering by appointment consider renting a van, or truck if your shipment is large. Products are mainly shipped by pallets, or crates depending on the product and packaging required.
Crated goods qualify for an “all risk” policy but palatalized goods only qualify for a “total loss” policy. Marine Insurance is also available.
Rates by ocean are given by the cubic meter and weight combined. Please give the total L x W x H plus weight for accurate pricing of a move.
For less than container load (LCL) FAQs click here – LCL FAQ’S
Less Than Container Load Shipments (LCL) Can Be Arranged
From Our Facility to Overseas Ports
Goods to be pre-packed before delivery to our facility:
All goods should be wrapped and packed into strong cardboard moving boxes. Larger items such as dressers, tables, chairs, should be blanket wrapped and bed mattress’s should be wrapped with thick plastic. We arrange the goods in a uniform manner to ascertain the total L x W x H and weight which depicts the eventual price based on a combination of the total Cubic Meters and the total Weight.
A Cubic Meter is equivalent to 39″L x 39″W x 39″H inches, Ocean Freight shipments moving LCL are charged on a prorated basis therefore if you have 3.3 Cubic Meters you pay for 3.3CBM not 4CBM.
Pallets vs. Crates?
Crates deliver the ultimate protection for your personal belongings when shipping a less than container load (LCL), but at an extra cost. Pallets are cheaper, but boxes simply plastic wrapped on a pallet do not have the same protection as a crate. You have to judge for yourself if you have fragile, breakable items, and also consider the value of your goods.
Is the cost of using crates worth it?
A student shipping books and cloths can save money by opting for a “pallet and plastic wrapping” of there goods. If the student has a computer then a crate is the sensible way to go.
- Golf Clubs
- Fine China
Roll on Roll off (Ro-Ro) and
Before beginning the international auto shipping process of your vehicle please make sure to have, or obtain all the following documents:
Original “Certificate of Title” or “MSO
Bill of Sale or Commercial Invoice
(Not required when shipping your own personally owned vehicle)
Copy of Photo ID, Passport or Drivers License
If the “original title” is not available or if you have a lien holder, shipping your auto is still possible. If we can show customs an original company letter headed document from the lien holder, stating that they authorize the automobile shipping with a copy of the title, and contact info with a name and phone number for verification. Please contact our office for more information on this process.
When shipping an auto, U.S. Customs inspects the original title. With these shipping forms you have a “Power of Attorney”, which is an authorization from the “Shipper” or “Consignee” for the shipping of the auto; therefore, AbleCargo.Com can be your “export agent” with an acknowledgement of our “terms and conditions”.
International Auto Shipping
All bookings for auto shipments are handled through our San Diego office
When booking a car shipment, we require all documents above and payment before we can schedule a shipment. You can download the forms from this page or request them by fax, e-mail or mail.
When sending the original titles, checks and forms please use a courier service such as DHL, Fed Ex or Express Mail. DO NOT USE REGULAR MAIL We can return the title same way back to you or to our overseas agent where you pick up the vehicle and documents.
After we receive your documents, we provide you with an address and booking # for delivery to a Port or warehouse facility. When we are picking up vehicle from your door, pick up arrangements will be confirmed.
A “warehouse receipt” or “condition report” will be issued when we receive the vehicle.
1/4 tank of Gas Maximum.
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