Freight Forwarding in Romania
Freight forwarding is arranging and supervising the transport of products via air, sea, rail, or road, using a single or combination of carriers. Our freight forwarding services consist in seafreight for bulk, breakbulk/generals, containers (FCL/LCL), airfreight shipments, road transport for normal, oversized, heavy-lifts cargoes; rail transport for containers, breakbulk cargoes; river transport on Danube-Rhine-Main by barges; stuffing, warehousing of cargoes ; loading, discharging, warehousing of bulk cargoes, breakbulk, heavylifts, projects, industrial equipment; lashing, unlashing, cargo survey and inspections; cargo customs formalities; cargo agency, general freight forwarding services for containers, bulk shipments; cargo insurance for multimodal transports; cargo survey, supercargo or port captain assistance for ships during loading and discharging in Romania; preparation of documentation for import and export formalities; payment of duties/taxes to custom on behalf of our customers; consolidation and deconsolidation of cargoes at Constanta Port; warehousing, handling of different types of cargoes; coordination with the customers in respect of special requirements in respect of transport.
A company that specializes in arranging the shipment of freight on behalf of shippers is known as a freight forwarder. Freight forwarders are responsible for a wide range of supply chain services the majority of the time, including the following:
- Ocean or air freight transportation
- Transportation on land between the starting point and the ending point, or both.
- The process of putting together documentation services of warehousing and storage among other things
- Consolidation and deconsolidation
- Insurance for the shipment and compliance with customs regulations.
Lion Shipping & Chartering is a member of FIATA (https://fiata.org) and several international forwarding networks which gave us the advantage to cover any part or place in the world for pick-up and delivery of cargoes.
Our goal is to offer logistic products at a competitive price, reliable and of high quality.
The vast majority of freight forwarders will ship their shipments using their own bills of lading or waybills. Next, destination agents (freight forwarders overseas) step in. These agents are responsible for the distribution of documents, as well as the aggregation, delivery, and collecting of mail. In layman’s terms, a freight forwarder is a business that handles the import and export of cargo.
Our company is member of the following freight networks: GLOBALINK, IFLN, C5C, WIFFA, WCA, PPL.
More info about our membership you may find on the following link https://www.ls-chartering.ro/membership/
If you are looking for freight forwarding services in Romania, do not hesitate to contact us on [email protected], phone +40 241 616 594, mobile +40 722 367 614.