International carriage of goods by sea

Due to the wide coverage and variety of routes, sea freight is the most popular type of international delivery of goods and raw materials.

This type of delivery gives possibility of delivering cargoes safely and at a good price:

building materials;
raw materials;
valuable items and much more.

Presently container carriage by sea is widespread. Usually it is 40 and 20 feet containers (length of 6 and 12 meters, respectively). It is containers carriages that provide over 70% of international commercial trade. In addition to general cargo, special types of containers can transport both hazardous substances (hydrocarbons, chemicals, etc.) and bulk cargo (wheat, flour, livestock feed, etc.).

UNI-LAMAN GROUP has been operating in the maritime sector for 20 years. The experience and acquired knowledge help us to create profitable, convenient and safe cargo routes for our clients. And our own departments of insurance and customs clearance make it possible to provide a full range of logistic services.

Type of carriages by sea

Cooperating with UNI-LAMAN GROUP, you can choose the best way of delivery by sea:

FCL (full container load with goods from one customer).
LCL (partial load with payment only for the actual volume of cargo, and not for the entire container).
Transportation of liquid and bulk cargo or goods in special refrigerated containers.

We will help you to find the best solution for your request.

Container shipping (FCL)

FCL (Full Container Load) is a transportation of cargoes when the entire volume of a container is filled with goods or raw materials from only one customer.

The advantages of this type of transportation:

ability to deliver large consignment of goods;
sealing the container immediately after loading your cargo;
Transit time is much shorter compared to LCL, as there is no need to wait for the consolidation of other customers’ goods for shipment.

Transportation of cargo as part of a groupage container (LCL)

LCL (Less Container Load) – picking up goods from different shippers and arranging it as part of one (groupage) container. In this way, small consignments do not occupy the entire container space. The customer pays not for the rental of the entire container, but only for the space in it. The cost of transportation of groupage cargo is calculated individually for each client, depending on the dimensions and weight of the parcel.

UNI-LAMAN GROUP has its own service for the consolidation of goods in the warehouse. Contact us and our managers will tell you how to deliver your cargo in the most profitable way.

Shipping of goods in refrigerated containers

Cargo shipping in refrigerated containers ensures the safety of perishable goods on the way.

With the help of reefer containers, you can safely transport:

meat and fish;
fresh vegetables and fruits;
some types of chemicals.

Shipping of bulk or liquid cargo

For the transportation of liquid, bulk and gaseous cargo, various types of sea transport can be used: bulk carriers, tankers, gas carriers. Also, such goods can be transported in special containers – flexitanks.

The transportation of such goods is subject to a number of restrictions and requirements. If you have a need to transport any type of liquid or bulk cargo, contact our specialists and we will select the most convenient and profitable type of transportation.

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