In a world where shippers want everything quick and fast, a turnaround time of two days for shipping rates no longer cuts it. iContainers’ ocean freight calculator eliminates that problem by providing instant shipping quotes.
Carlos and Ivan, two young employees at a customs agency, had just lost a customer who came around looking for an instant freight quote. Because it was the end of a working day on Friday, the earliest they could obtain it was the following Monday.
Unacceptable for the client, Carlos and Ivan lost the deal.
That sparked a mission: to create an online tool to facilitate the ocean freight quoting and booking process.
With that, the iContainers ocean freight calculator was born.
Here’s a step-by-step look at the process:
And there’s your quote! It’s as easy as that.
Quick time-saving tip: Save your searches to quote them again easily from any device in the future!
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"Customs duties play an important role in your international shipment. How they're determined and calculated varies from country to country"
Klaus Lydsal, vice president of operations at iContainers