Ocean freight is the largest method of transporting good worldwide, with an estimated 90% of the world’s commodities having travelled by ship. It is an economical way to send large volumes of good overseas, making it an attractive option for businesses that want to keep costs low. Here are the top five benefits of using ocean freight:
If your business is exporting goods to Europe for the first time, or you are considering importing or using services abroad, sorting out the logistics can feel daunting. Each country may have different rules and regulations, customs clearance requirements, and although English is a common second language, there may be […]
You may be considering air freight as an option. As with any mode of transportation, there are pros and cons to weigh up, but there may be some surprising benefits to using air freight.
Ocean freight services provide an efficient and cost-effective way to transport a large amount of goods overseas. Here is a brief guide to everything you need to know about ocean freight services
Traditionally, importing and exporting products were the hallmarks of large, thriving businesses, but now is more accessible to smaller businesses and entrepreneurs than ever before. Many smaller businesses begin with domestic shipping and deliveries, but as those businesses grow, most expand into importing and exporting their products to global markets. […]
The World Trade Organisation estimates a 3% global trade growth by the year 2020. Any company would salivate at the thought of expanding into a global market with such lucrative prospects, as I’m sure you would! Taking your brand to the global market is appealing, based on these growth projections. […]
Are you planning a shipment from the UK? What’s your best option? Shipping by sea or air freight?
International shipping moves about 90% of the world trade. In fact, about 481.8 million tonnes of freight pass through the UK ports each year. Managing your supply chain logistics is a vital part of the successful management of your business. When your business begins to grow, you’ll eventually want to go […]
Being able to import or export goods is important for your business success. Even so, many companies struggle with how to go about it. A freight forwarder could be the answer to your problem. Freight forwarding involves directing the movement of goods to and from various locations. Companies like LTS […]