Should You Rent or Buy Shipping Containers for Freight Forwarding?
When considering international freight forwarding for any purpose, there are many decisions that need to be made. Whether importing or exporting stock for business purposes or moving house overseas, making the […]
Calculating Shipping Freight Costs – Weight and Volume
Calculating freight costs when importing or exporting can be a daunting task. Not only that, but they can also have a considerable impact on the final price of goods that are being transported.
A Quick Guide to Buying Shipping Containers
If you are looking at shipping containers for sale, here is a quick guide to help.
SPLS can help find and purchase a container on your behalf.
Reasons for purchasing a shipping container
Shipping containers are also […]
Australians are amongst the greatest donators for humanitarian reasons in the world.
This is all well and good and gives us a great sense of feeling like we are doing good things, but often the sentiment can be in conflict with […]
Car Freight From Australia to Tonga
There are numerous reasons why people wish to arrange car freight to Tonga;
Purchasing new or second-hand vehicles in Australia is considered preferable to purchasing vehicles from dealers in Tonga.
Sometimes people want to take their vehicles […]
Choosing a Shipping Container.
When selecting a shipping container, the most common decision is whether you will want a 40′ or 20′ container.
There are other types of shipping containers available, however, they are typically only relevant for specialised usage.
Much of this […]
Shipping Terminology – FOB = Free On Board.
Free On Board, typically shortened to FOB, is a common shipping and sales term.
Free On Board refers to a type of agreement between the exporter (shipper or seller) and the importer (buyer or […]
What Your Risk Without Shipping Insurance
Shipping insurance is there to protect you when the unexpected happens. Most importantly, good freight insurance is there to limit your loss when something goes badly wrong.
My sincere apologies if I am banging on about […]
A Freight Plan Saves You Money and Gives You Peace of Mind
We all know what a huge task moving house can be. But when you’re moving overseas, that experience is not only daunting, it’s expensive. A clear freight plan is […]Read More
Should You Buy Your Own Cargo Container For International Relocation?
In some cases, purchasing a shipping or cargo container for an international move can be a viable option.
Normally when goods are shipping overseas (commercial or otherwise) a temporary container provided by […]