CARGO SHIPMENT CONSOLIDATED LCL TO BRAZIL OR FROM BRAZIL
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 BRAZIL’S main ports. Among the most important ports of Brazil are:
• Port Paranagua, the second most important exporting port of Brazil. One of the most important ones in the world.
• Puerto Santos, characterized by the flow of cargo, coffee, sugar, seeds, grains, etc. Destined to international commerce.
• Port Rio de Janeiro, one of the top five in the country. It’s the main terminal for exporting cars in South America and one of the main ports in Brazil exporting petroleum, natural gas and iron.
Brazil is the ninth biggest economy in the world according to UN data with Port Santos as its main port. Brazilian economy is the biggest in Latin America, Brazil’s main commercial partners are: Argentina, Mercosur. U.S.A, China and EU.
If you wish to send your cargo to any important port in Brazil through a reliable net of consolidating 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 anytime you need.
IMPORTS TO BRAZIL AND EXPORTS FROM BRAZIL
Brazil was placed as 21 economy of exports and imports in 2016 in the world ranking according to the OEC data, its main imports origins are: U.S.A., China, Germany, Argentina and France. Its main imports are refined oil, car parts, packaged drugs, phones, and raw oil. Brazil’s main exports destination are soy, iron ore, raw sugar, raw oil and poultry.
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.