At Global Shipping we arrange first-class air freight services offering the fastest solutions for your time-sensitive shipments.
Thanks to our network of associates and partners, we are able to deliver your shipments anywhere in the world: whether you are shipping pallets or oversize industrial machinery, our dedicated team of experts will provide you with flexible and reliable air cargo transport solutions.
Due to airports tight security measures, air freight is a safe shipping solution; also, thanks to airports extensive coverage and flights frequency, it is the most flexible shipping method to quickly reach almost any destination in the world. We can offer both consol and back-to-back airfreight shipments.
The “consol” is a service where cargos from different shippers are grouped and loaded together in the same aircraft.
The “back-to-back” shipment is the most suitable solution when you need to fly your cargo onto the very first available flight.
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We offer sea freight shipping services, a reliable and cost-effective shipping method suitable for shipments that are not time-sensitive.
We offer road transportation to move your goods all over Europe: in less than a week you can have your cargo door-delivered.
Our rail freight transport service is a winning solution for companies that are in need of a time-sensitive and reliable, as well as cost-efficient option.
The differences concern both cubic capacity and weight that can be loaded. A standard 20ft container can hold up to about 21.500 kilos of goods (24.000 kilos tare weight included) and has an average capacity of 30 cbm; there also certified containers that can hold up to about 27.500 kilos of goods (30.480 kilos tare weight included). A 40 ft container can generally squeeze about 60 cbm worth of goods inside and you can load 26.500 kilos of goods (30.460 kilos tare weight included).
Among the factors to be taken into consideration are requested time for the loading; place of loading; type of goods; shipping company.