Our Full Container Load (FCL) sea freight forwarding service is an international door to door or door to port freight service for the import & export of full container loads to or from Anywhere to just about anywhere in the world. Our FCL shipping service includes temperature controlled containers, flat rack containers, open top containers, high cube containers as well as the standard general purpose containers. Although the containers are of a reduced volume it allows us to offer a preferred transit time at a varity of transit time price.
Our FCL provided shipping service includes container packing and unpacking, consolidation and deconsolidation, authority’s clearance, Customs, storage, cartage & distribution, Marine Insurance & all other logistics services including picking & packing in Saudi Arabia.
Fuller and larger shipments can offer more cost-effective freight services (especially if as a result being shipped frequently), Full container loads are by nature handled less than LCL services, they are less susceptible to delays. If your goods do not fully occupy a container and you want a more money saving solution, You can consider LCL services that are consolidated with other shippers goods.
How FCL Can be your best choice
- FCL is a secured freight as the entire container load is assigned only to you.
- Reducing the risk of product damage because your goods will not be consolidated amongst other (unknown) goods.
- FCL insurance is relatively cheaper than a LCL freight insurance.
Benefits of Full Container Load (FCL)
FCL generally allows faster transit times than LCL (less delays due to handling of others’ goods)
Sailor Shipping Freight’s logistical FCL freight solutions include 24-hour pick-up, delivery, and/or storage.
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Sailor Shipping also specialises in LCL freight. Read more about LCL services here.
We Offer Multiple shipping line options either direct or transhipped, For both import & export shipments so the best transit time to cost combination can be utilised.
If you regularly transport a big freight quantity, FCL services is the a wise choice and an ideal solution. A full container load will assign the the load to one shipper only. The best way to reap the cost benefits is to fill the load to its full capacity , while some shippers sometimes choose to reserve the entire load even if they don’t fill it entirely.