CONSOLIDATED LCL CARGO SHIPMENT TO TAIWAN OR FROM TAIWAN
In 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 TAIWAN and its main ports.
• Kaohshiung Port, is the biggest port in Taiwan. 75% of the merchandise that get out of the country do it through this port, considered the 5th biggest cargo port in the world.
• Taichung port, is the second biggest port in Taiwan. This port is the leader exporter of luxury cars
• Keelung Port, considered the 12th biggest cargo port in the world
• Taipei port, this port connects Asia with North America as well as Europe, the port is also conveniently situated for the navigation routes that connect Taiwan and the docks on the east, central and northern continental China.
If you wish to send your cargo to Taiwan 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. .
If you are planning to import or export goods and looking for ocean freight companies or international freight forwarders Consolhub gives you access online to ship schedules and rate sheets for consolidated ocean freight shipments For example if you are planning to import or export to Mexico we have shipments from Mexican ports like:
Importing and Exporting to Taiwan
TAIWAN was placed 16th in the Importers world ranking 2016, the main origin of Taiwan imports are China, Hong Kong, Japan, U.S.A and the members of ASEAN, and the UE. Its main imports were electronic products, raw oil, machinery and other metallic products such as iron and steel as well as their manufacturing. Most exports are of electronic products, oil, machinery, iron, steel and its manufacturing. The high international price of raw oil pushed the value of the exports of this product worldwide. Once Taiwan entered the OMC, Taiwan’s government focused on getting commercial partners. As of costs, consolidated cargo is always the cheapest option, although the transit time is long, there are a great number of ocean freight companies transporting consolidated cargo.
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. To give you an idea of the total amount of cargo transported via sea, according to UNCTAD it goes as high as 80%, that is why it has become one of the fundamental factors of the world economy growth.