Anyone interested in Sea Freight Services? What exactly is Sea Freight how does it work and what can I send and where can I send from in Australia?
Sea freight is a transportation of commodities by ocean vessel from and to Australia. Sea Freight services are available from all of Australia’s capital cities (and regional centres) to and from all corners of the world.
There are many different ways to move freight overseas and all types of sea cargo moves from Australia world-wide. The most popular sea freight method is shipping containers to Africa, Europe, Asia, Africa, The Middle East, Pacific Islands, The UK and New Zealand and North/South America.
If you are moving overseas a shipping container is your best option for personal belongings, furniture, household goods and motor vehicles. Often CargoMaster clients will send a 40’ container, and ship cars with personal effects, this is a very cost effective way to move overseas. International moving and relocations can be stressful and difficult to organise, with CargoMaster’s self- pack shipping containers you get the opportunity to pack you own shipping container, which is delivered empty to your home or if your property isn’t big enough to fit a shipping container, CargoMaster offers self- pack shipping and packing yards in Brisbane, Sydney, Melbourne, Adelaide, Perth, Townsville, Mackay, Cairns, Darwin, Canberra and Burnie. Self -Pack International Shipping Containers offer you flexibility, you can nominate when you want to pack the shipping container. Self -Pack Shipping containers offer security, in that you are in complete control of what is loaded into the container and how it is loaded meaning less chance of breakage/damage to your goods. If you are sending a car , CargoMaster offers professional blocking and bracing of Motor Vehicles inside containers so your car and personal belongings are not damaged in transit. International Shipping Containers are very secure and every container is numbered so you can easily track your container over the internet as it moves around the world. Another nice piece of security is the numbered bolt seal that CargoMaster fastens to your container prior to shipping, the bolt seal number is recorded on your documentation so you know no one has tampered with your precious goods!
For anyone concerned about theft or damage CargoMaster offers marine transit insurance, simply let the CargoMaster operator know you want your container insured and they will organiser you a competitive quote with a reputable Australian Insurance Company. International shipping insurance cost is based on the value of your cargo
Another type of sea freight is break-bulk shipping using flat racks for machinery, buses trucks, cars and mining equipment.
Whatever your sea freight requirement ,call CargoMaster with over 20 years sea freight shipping experience you can be sure your cargo is in safe hands!