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Trust A1 Freight Forwarding to make ocean shipping easy. We maintain a number of well-established connections ensure affordable prices, top quality service and timely arrival and delivery of your ocean freight. We take care to ensure that your shipment costs are as low as possible while still providing excellent international ocean shipping services.
How? Our ocean freight and ocean cargo shipping services ship via consolidated ocean containers. This allows us to place your shipment into a large container with other cargo. This helps is reduce the shipping costs.
A1 Freight Forwarding takes pride in offering flexible, convenient ocean shipping options to locations around the world. We can also arrange to pick your ocean cargo up at your property for an additional cost.
Types of Ocean Cargo Accepted
We accept a wide variety of cargo for international ocean shipping. In order to be accepted, all shipments must be packaged properly. All cargo must be properly boxed, crated or palletized.
When shipping, we suggest that you designate another person to pick up your shipment on your behalf if you will not be present in (country) when your shipment arrives. This can be done by shipping your cargo “care of” the designated person.
Ocean Shipping Costs
Rates for ocean shipping vary depending on the cubic space that your cargo occupies in the shipping container. There are also different rates for different countries and destination cities. Please contact us for more specific information relating to your shipment.
When shipping ocean cargo or ocean freight, our standard box rate covers warehouse receiving, tallying and loading your cargo. It also covers documentation costs and ocean transportation charges.
Local destination charges apply upon warehouse release. These vary by location and are collected from the consignee at the delivery port. Customs clearance and any applicable duties and taxes are the obligation of the receiving consignee. Some countries may allow you to clear customs yourself and do not charge duty costs for personal effects, though this depends on the location. We offer customs entry services at additional cost should you choose.
If you have any specific questions on ocean freight shipping or ocean cargo shipping, please contact us today .
Ocean Shipping by Country
Our Other Shipping Services
In addition to international ocean shipping, we also offer the following shipping services for your convenience: