Orbit Logistics › Services › Seafreight

By: Orbit Logistics  06-Dec-2011
Keywords: Cargo, Marine Insurance, Contract Management

Orbit Logistics is able to offer to its customers a full range of services from all major trading markets. Our independence allows us to utilise all shipping lines which ensures both the importer and exporter of a flexible and reliable services for all types of Oceanfreight cargo.

Conference or Non-conference lines and transhipment services can be used so as to best suit your needs of cost versus speed. The use of Non-operating reefers from certain ports is another cost-effective option that may suit your needs.

In association with our Global Partners we can arrange the movement of all types of goods, whether in bulk, break-bulk, over dimensional, heavy lifts or containerised from anywhere in the world to any destination and from any point of pick-up to any point of delivery.

We offer worldwide coverage with competitive rates and local expertise in every major trade lane

You can be assured that your goods are in the hands of professionals who care for your cargo where it needs to be in the most efficient time and cost effective manner. Orbit Logistics understand the time constraints and have the necessary connections and facilities to assist in meeting your into store requirement.

Orbit see themselves as an extension of their customers and where possible shipping line agreements with contracted validity dates will be managed on your behalf or can be operated as tri-party agreements

These services include:

  • LCL and FCL Groupage Services
  • Multi Supplier Consolidations (LCL/FCL)
  • Shipping Line selection – Conference, Non conference and Bulk Carriers
  • Consolidations and De-consolidations
  • Break-bulk, Over-dimensional, Open Top Containers and Bulk shipments
  • Charters
  • FCL Contract Management
  • Cost-effective Rates and Transit Time
  • Carrier Performance and Quality Control
  • Multi-modal freight Management i.e. Sea/Air
  • Worldwide Network of Gateways
  • Access to all major ports
  • Through bill’s of lading
  • Marine Insurance
  • Documentation
  • Carnet advice
  • Dedicated and experienced personnel provide secure, safe cargo handling

Keywords: Bulk Shipments, Cargo, Cargo Handling, Contract Management, Freight Management, Groupage Services, Insurance Documentation, Marine Insurance, Shipping Line

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