Cargo consolidation is a cargo consolidation service that is provided mostly by large national and multinational cargo companies. In this service, a large number of goods is shipped in smaller shipments that are further shipped after being assembled to get better freight rates and safety of the goods. It is also known as assembly service.
These days we all want to save some money, so regarding shipment volume and cost, one important thing you should consider and calculate is the so-called Full-Container-Load (FCL) “container pivot point”. This is the amount of volume expressed in cubic meters (CBM) of product, where shipping in a partially loaded container is actually less expensive than tendering the order as a Less-Than-Container load (LCL).
You can also significantly reduce this shipping cost by mixing your freight with freight from other companies that are on the same cargo ship/ truck/ plane. You can also hire a third-party freight service provider to lower the cost of delivery.
Securing the freight can help you save your money by letting you pay for only the space that you need while sparing the rest of the space for other goods. This way you only pay for the space your goods need in a truck or plane or ship instead of hiring the entire thing for it. This way you share the space with other goods that are being sent to the same region as your goods. This helps everyone who uses this service to lower their expenses.
Most businesses worldwide, whether they are start-ups or large corporations, depend heavily on services that can help in securing the load for the shipment of their goods. They rely on such services to rationalize their logistics, minimize their costs and time and maximize efficiency. Such good reinforcing services are not only available domestically, but it can also be used for international air freight. You can save thousands in costs and expenses just by doing minor changes in your shipping habits.
Xpress Relocation offers freight consolidation in Miami Florida to all its customers domestically and internationally. We are a team of Logistic Account Representatives who are dedicated and are always working to provide our customers with the best services.