Freight Forwarding in Edmonton
Long-distance or international shipping involves many carriers, different modes of transport, and well-planned execution. As the shipment travels from one location to another, it goes through a series of freight forwarders operating in different regions. At Delivery Tech, we provide freight forwarding services in Edmonton to clients transporting their shipments over long distances.
What's involved in freight forwarding in Edmonton?
This service usually varies from company to company but it usually involves picking up items from one service provider and transferring it. For example, our team can pick up your shipment from an airport before handing it over to a different shipping company that carries out an international delivery. We only focus on the capital region but can arrange transport for your freight to any location in the world. Here's what we can do as a part of our services:
- Packing services - We can pack and prepare your shipment for long-distance transport. Our company can create custom crates, capable of withstanding air, road, or sea transport easily.
- Finding carriers - Our logistics team will find out freight services with an established reputation in this industry. We have formed connections with many reliable service providers over time, which ensures your shipment is secure during its journey.
- Labeling - International shipments should be labeled accurately to ensure they clear all checks and reaching the destination without delays. We understand labeling requirements of different destination countries so we'll make sure there are no errors. Labels include information about the precise number of items, hazardous items, country of origin, weight and dimensions, port entry details, etc. Information must also be written in the destination country's language.
- Paperwork - Different countries have different requirements when it comes to paperwork or forms. We are familiar with these formalities and will complete all required paperwork for your destination country. Documentation usually includes Bill of Lading, commercial invoice, inspection certificates, certificate of origin, export license, shipper's export declaration, etc.
Our logistics team will make sure all procedures are carried out effectively so there are no delays. We also have an excellent customer service team willing to offer recommendations, provide a budget, offer alternatives, etc. You can ask them questions regarding the freight forwarding in Edmonton process to help make an informed decision.
If you want to know more about our services at Delivery Tech, contact us through our online form or call us today. Our team will be happy to help.