Maritime transport is one of the best ways to import and export goods. It guarantees a high level of loading security and allows you to optimize costs. Thanks to extensive experience water transport there are no secrets for us.
COMPREHENSIVE SEA FORWARDING SERVICES
Customer satisfaction is of the highest value to us, therefore we make every effort to meet all the requirements and criteria related to the activities carried out.. When carrying out orders, we not only care about the safety of loading, but we also meticulously complete the proceduresthat result from legal regulations. Thanks to the stringent standards and established procedures, our shipments by water always reach their destination on time.
SEA TRANSPORT - CHARACTERISTICS
Our activities consist in transporting a variety of goods across seas and oceans. It takes place through specialized vessels, e.g. container ships, bulk carriers or ro-ro cargo shipsthat transport certain products from one port to another. Water transport is one of the most economical means of transport. Even if we take into account the available fees for the transportation of goods by ship. What's more, it is characterized by a low accident rate, thus ensuring a high level of cargo safety.
TYPES OF HANDLED LOADS IN SEA FORWARDING
As part of forwarding and sea transport, two types of cargo are most often handled - FCL and LCL.
In the case of the former (Full Container Load), the entire container is intended for the products of one recipient. The latter and (Less then Container Load) to the so-called groupage shipments. The goods are contained in one container, but belong to different recipients. We provide two types of water transport for our clients - both FCL and LCL.
WHY DOES SEA TRANSPORT PLAY AN IMPORTANT ROLE IN INTERNATIONAL TRADE?
The transport of goods by water has been crucial for the economies of many countries for years. It improves the exchange of goods between continents, and is also an important link in the global supply chain. No wonder then that the number of cargo transported by sea is increasing year by year.
What revolutionized shipping was standardization of shipping containers. As a result, it became possible to transport them both via trucks and ships, and the time needed to reload goods between the two modes of transport has been reduced to a minimum.
The cargo of the seagoing vessel began to be handled much faster. At the same time, transport costs have decreased. All this encouraged exporters and importers to transport goods by sea.
It is difficult to imagine today's world without sea transport. Its importance is particularly evident in Asian and African countries, where the road infrastructure leaves much to be desired. Ships reach places inaccessible to many other means of transport.
SEA TRANSPORT - WHAT WILL BE TRANSPORTED IN CONTAINERS?
Sea freight it is based on containers that allow the transport of various goods - from dry, through products that require cooling, to liquid. Cereals, textiles, electronic equipment, meat, toys, machinery and equipment - all these can be successfully transported in a container ship.
It is worth emphasizing how important a function is played by sea transport in Poland. It is a real window to the world for many companies. It ensures efficient trade with countries that are several thousand kilometers away. It is therefore extremely important for both domestic imports and exports.
SHIPPING AND SEA TRANSPORT - SYMLOG OFFER
International sea transport is an integral part of sea freight. Our company offers comprehensive services. We provide logistics services, customs clearance, storage and shipment monitoring.
We handle cargo in Polish and foreign ports. We adapt to the individual needs of the client, guaranteeing optimal transport solutions at attractive prices. We perform all activities quickly and efficiently. With a guarantee that the shipment will reach its destination safely and on time.
At Symlog, we are constantly developing and focusing on modern solutions in the field of sea freight. Thanks to this, we are able to carry out even difficult and demanding orders. We offer instant quote and clear terms of cooperation. Our team of qualified employees also provides professional advice.
You don't know if sea transport is a good solution for your cargo? Or maybe you have other questions? Contact us and we will dispel all your doubts.