Freight forwarding is the coordination and movement of goods around the globe via the use of agents. These agents help transport the goods by air, sea, rail or road to deliver them to their specified destinations.
When shipping goods internationally it is always advised to use experienced transport companies. This is because they will understand the transport regulations for each country that customers want to ship to. They will also know the best modes of transport to use and have a wide network of overseas agents who they have used before.
The valuable skills and advice they can provide cannot be underestimated and will remove the stress of having to work out all the details of how to safely transport the goods yourself. Therefore, by using freight forwarding experts you can save time and money, allowing you to use these extra resources for other areas of a business.
Furthermore, by being experts, companies providing freight transport services will be well organised and able to manage any consignment given to them, no matter what the size. Freight forwarders are able to monitor stock remotely and deal with issues quickly and effectively.
Here at Relay we offer a wide range of freight forwarding services to help you deliver your valuable goods across the world. Our experienced team are able to deal with the transportation of large equipment, as well as smaller individual items. Each and every journey will be planned down to the last detail using all of our freight forwarding knowledge and expertise.
If you would like to use our worldwide networks, which have extensive experience in handling high value fragile equipment, shipping and delivery, then please do not hesitate in contacting us.