Reap the benefits of a logistics service provider Any global supplier of products knows the importance of logistics services. Logistics service providers, or to be more precise, freight forwarders, offer a wide variety of logistics services to its clients. They help in the movement of goods ranging from food, apparels, engineering equipment and many other products. Indirectly they are helping the manufacturers to expand their business across nations. Transportation service providers or freight forwarders offer reliable, efficient and technology based services which is the need of the hour of every business. Logistics service providers work smoothly with transportation service providers and supply chain professionals to provide tailored solution to the needs of their global clients. They club with their air, ocean, warehousing, brokerage as well as consolidation services. They have an extensive network all over the world and therefore are capable of sending the goods to and fro from any part of the world. They provide logistics and distribution services to the clients at global locations where business needs of the customers are best met, on time, quality based as well as meeting their budgetary constraints.
Logistics service providers have a daunting task in sending the goods from source to destination and still they manage to render unparalleled services. Door to door delivery of goods, secure and managed delivery of goods through smooth networks, value service to any destination are some of the basic features of a
good logistics service provider. Transportation of goods is done via rail, roads, sea and air. Manufacturing and supplying firms largely rely on the shipping companies to send their goods from one place to another. Sea freight services are among the most viable options available to transport your commodities and products. Today, overseas shipping has been made mandatory. For the convenience of the clients, sea freight service providers offer some of the guaranteed services like insurance, safe warehousing services, order tracking services, export consolidation services, packing services and so on.Sea freight service providers offer two kinds of services; one is LCL and other one is the FCL consolidation. LCL consolidation refers to â€˜Less than container loadâ€™. Through LCL, if your container on the ship is not fully loaded, then the goods of other customers can be accommodated in it and client is charged as per the space occupied in the container. LCL consolidation is a very cost effective service which makes the client, pay for the volume of space used by the load. Read more about it:http://www.ntllogistics.com
Published on May 27, 2014
Published on May 27, 2014
Any global supplier of products knows the importance of logistics services. Logistics service providers, or to be more precise, freight forw...