Things to consider while shipping via air

Things to consider while shipping via air

As we all know there are different ways and modes of shipping your cargo internationally that is-

–        Air Freight
–        Ocean Freight

Now when we look at the aspect of International Shipping via Air, there are certain things to be kept in consideration for the same.

–         Speed
–         Size of the cargo
–         Impacts on Nature

The above-mentioned pointers are the most crucial things to be kept in mind while shipping via Air. To give you an insight for the same please have a look at the below-mentioned points for you to understand in detail.

SPEED: When time constraint is the need of an hour, shipping via Air is the most appropriate option to choose. Airfreight takes way lesser time than ocean freight to ship your item. Moreover, the chances of a delay in Airfreight are extremely less in comparison. In case of delay, the shipment would get delayed for some hours and not for days like ocean freight. Good speed of shipment has its own benefit such as an increase in the safety level for your item which is the basic need for all of us in this current situation of Global Pandemic, COVID 19.

Size of the Cargo: The size of your item to be shipped has a lot to do with the variant of shipping to be chosen, because Airfreight has a shortage of space in comparison to ocean freight. Apart from this, when the size of your item is too large ocean freight proves to be cost-effective. Shipment via Air takes into account both the size and space while charging the customer which leads to an increase in its monetary value. So it is beneficial for the customer to ship their item via Air when the size of their item is smaller.

Reliability: A sense of trust is a base to step-in in any sector, especially professional commitments as one have to meet the deadlines and provide the appropriate service. When we look at the essence of reliability, Airfreight is a clear winner. In order to get your items shipped at a faster pace, one should go for Airfreight. If a little delay of your cargo doesn’t have any huge impact on your deal, one should opt for Ocean freight as it serves to be cost-effective

It is extremely essential to decide whether to go for Air Freight or ocean Freight keeping in mind your business or personal goals.  In case of any queries, you can surely contact us or write us an email at marketing@sflworldwide.com.

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