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INTERNATIONAL CONTAINER FREIGHT

Importo company provides a full range of services for the organization of sea transportation of goods in universal large-capacity containers 20’ and 40’ feet, as well as in specialized containers such as OPEN TOP, HARD TOP and FLAT RACK.

CARGO SEA TRANSPORTATION WITH Importo Group

We offer the following services related to the forwarding of goods by sea:

  • booking of space on the vessel for container transportation;
  • pre-carriage of the required type of container for stuffing to the shipper;
  • approval of the bill of lading with the sea line;
  • freight forwarding in commercial seaports: St. Petersburg, Ust-Luga, Novorossiysk, Vladivostok;
  • customs transit (formerly the VTT procedure) to any point in Russia for delivery under customs control;
  • customs clearance in the ports: Saint-Petersburg, Ust-Luga, Novorossiysk, Vladivostok;
  • stevedoring, tally services;
  • cargo insurance;
  • On-carriage of the container from the port to the consignee;
  • return of an empty container to the sea line stock.

There is an option for the delivery of containerized cargo from China, South Korea, Japan, and other South-East Asian countries to the port of Vladivostok (sea transportation), then as part of an high-speed container train to Central Russia.


MAIN ADVANTAGES:

  • large carrying capacity of river and sea vessels;
  • relatively low cost of transportation due to the low cost of maintaining the fairway, by contrast with railway and road transport;
  • well-established service for the linear delivery of goods in containers, roll trailers and other large cargo units.

MAIN DISADVANTAGES:

  • the need for navigable rivers, piers, ports, berths;
  • the impossibility of sea carriage in winter, after the close of navigation, domestic transportation is carried out only during the navigation period, and its duration in the harsh climate of the North and North-East is less than six months;/li>
  • low travel speeds.

ADVANTAGES OF INTERNATIONAL CONTAINER MARINE CARRIAGE BY SEA:

  • safety of cargo in a solid container;
  • limited access to cargo during carriage;
  • relatively low cost of freight in key directions;
  • convenience of container handling (loading/unloading; storage, delivery by road, etc.).

Importo company has signed direct contracts with agents of the largest sea lines (Maersk, CMA CGM, OOCL, Evergreen, etc.), which allows us to receive discounts on sea freight with an increase in traffic


Importo experts will take care of your cargo.

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Phone: +7 (812) 385 11 20 (multichannel)
e-mail: info@importo.spb.ru



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