- First plane, then ship – or vice versa -

Combined sea/air shipments have proved their worth in international freight transport where cost-effective yet swift carriage is required.

By sea-going vessel from Hong Kong or the Chinese mainland to the Middle East, to Vancouver or Los Angeles, and from there by plan to Europe.

This product combines the cost benefits of sea freight with the rapid transit times of airfreight.

Sea/air service offers the following benefits:

  • Cost-effective transport alternative
  • Combined advantages of both transport modes
  • Attractive transit times, generally 14-15 days
  • Smooth cargo handling
  • All-in-one service, from take-over right to the door
  • Up to 75% shorter transit times compared to conventional sea freight shipments
  • Up to 30% cost savings and lower CO2 emissions in comparison with airfreight transport
  • Electronic customs clearance (ATLAS/NCTS/AES)
  • Continuous shipment tracking / logistics monitoring

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