Parties Involved in Shipping Overseas

Parties Involved in Shipping Overseas

Our job is to make international shipping a simple and efficient process for you. Whether you are shipping household goods or company equipment, we work hard to make sure your shipping experience is as successful as possible. In order to help you understand the shipping process, it is important that you are familiar with the various parties involved in the international freight shipping process.

Parties Involved in Shipping Overseas

The Shipper

In other words, you. The shipper is the first participant in the shipping process as he or she will reach out to a freight forwarder in order to ship goods overseas.

The Freight Forwarder

This one is us. We arrange transportation of your goods on your behalf, and organize your entire shipping process.

The Carrier

The Carrier actually transports your goods.

Consignee

This party appears on your bill of lading and will be the party of contact throughout the shipping process. In addition, they will receive the shipment upon delivery.

For any further questions about the shipping process, please continue browsing our website for more information. Be sure to check out our FAQ section. If you still have questions, feel free to contact us by calling, emailing, or chatting with us.

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      • Ship from TOWN NAME
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      • Ship from PORT NAME
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          • Ship to PORT NAME
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            Full Container Load(FCL)

            You must provide value for at least one of the fields marked in red

            20FT Container
            20' x 8' x 8'6"
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            40FT Container
            40' x 8' x 8'6"
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            40FT High cube
            40' x 8' x 9'6"
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            Share Container Load(LCL)

            You must provide value for the fields marked in red.

            Calculate LCL volume

            How to calculate your shipment volume of LCL

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