CONSOLIDATED LCL CARGO SHIPMENT TO ARGENTINA OR FROM ARGENTINA
At Consolhub we have the best options and the best prices for sea freights for your consolidated LCL cargo. Get an instant quote, book and ship your consolidated cargo to Argentina, the second biggest economy of South America. Argentina is the second producer of honey and apples, and it has the third gas reserve of the world.
Among its main ports are:
• Mar de plata, with an anchorage for loading and unloading petroleum, being this one of main activities of this port. Oil vessels, refrigeration tanks, passenger ships, fishing and cargo.
• Zarate, has two specialized terminals: one for car transportation and other for the containers handling.
• Rosario, being more than three kilometers long allows vessels to dock.
• Buenos Aires, considered the 4th best port of Latin America and the Caribbean due to its dimensions and infrastructure, as well as its capacity to handle around 10,000 tons of goods annually.
Bahia Blanca is 25 km long and has an access channel of 92 km. In this port are established many companies dedicated to loading and unloading of a wide variety of products. .
If you wish to send your cargo to any other important port in Argentina through a reliable net of cargo consolidators or groupage companies, CONSOLHUB is undoubtedly your best option, offering you the best service options so you can choose the one that works best for you according to your needs and anytime you need, we are associated with the best international freight companies .
Imports to Aregentina and Exports from Argentina
Argentina is the 44th biggest exporting economy of the world and the 56th most complex according to the Economic Complexity Index (ECI). In 2016, Argentina exported and imported great amounts of raw material, which turned into a positive trade balance. Argentina’s main export goods are soy flour, corn, soy oil, soy and delivery trucks. Its main import good being cars, telephones, refined oil, and gas. Argentina exports mainly to Brazil, U.S.A, China, Vietnam and Chile, while its imported goods arrive mainly from Brazil, China, USA, Germany and Mexico.
WHAT YOU SHOULD KNOW WHEN YOU WISH TO IMPORT OR EXPORT CONSOLIDATED CARGO?
Something important to consider when you decide to export or import besides the costs and the transit time, is to know the main ports of origin as well as destination ports to identify which one will be the best options for LCL ocean shipping.
Ocean freight shipping has different costs that you need to be aware not only the ocean shipment price but also the origin and destination costs such as, customs, deconsolidation or local delivery. Likewise, you should consider having all the paperwork needed (whether you import or export) and checking the correct filling of the BL (Bill of landing) that stands for the cargo.
WHAT DOES CONSOLIDATED CARGO OR LCL MEAN
The acronym means (less than container load) this load is put together from a group of different clients, in one container (it’s consolidated) and a service called consolidated cargo is generated. This is normally provided by groupage or consolidated ocean freight companies it is frequently used for smaller cargo not big enough to fill a complete container by itself. If you look for consolidated cargo, through CONSOLHUB we offer services door to door, port to port, port to door, and door to port, for consolidated cargo.
WHY IS CONSOLHUB THE BEST CHOICE FOR CONSOLIDATED SEA FREIGHT SERVICES?
At Consolhub you will find the best prices for consolidated cargo, thanks to our agreements with NVOCC and ocean cargo consolidators and the volumes we manage directly with the leading and best-known companies of sea freight. We are the link between the most specialized consolidating companies, being this our area of expertise.
WHY USE SEA FREIGHT?
In sea or ocean freight, different kinds of cargo are used, FCL cargo (Full container load) and LCL (Less container load) both are transported in containers of different sizes, among the most common are 20, 40 and 40 HC ft for specific loads such as perishable goods, or material that needs to be transported with an specific temperature, it is important that in order to ask for an import or export service, all the cargo details are known and shared in order to assign the right container and the right kind of operation so that the booking is correctly done.