Working closely with an established IATA agent, Cargocost is part of a global distribution network. As such we can arrange direct air freight import from anywhere in the world to the UK. Our air freight operation works with all airlines and is able to control every step of the process. Consequently, we unload cargo, handle customs clearance, deal with any complications that arise and deliver cargo on a daily basis.
Whatever your air freight requirements, Cargocost will strive to make your shipment experience as efficient and low-cost as possible. Our experienced personnel control all areas of operation including: initial booking; order chasing, expedition and customs clearance. We also offer:
Door to Door Services
Air freight import services from over 500 worldwide destinations.
Tailored booking solutions on the service most suited to your business. This takes into account: priority or budget, direct or indirect, dedicated or consolidated cargo.
Safe and accurate handling of consignments end to end with secure warehousing, palletisation and delivery.
Airline security and hazardous goods checks
Insurance for Air Shipments door to door
A full documentation service, which handles all UK customs formalities.
Prompt and efficient customs clearance
Hassle-free UK delivery
Speed: The majority of flights Cargocost operate are direct. This ensures cargo arrives in the UK within hours of leaving its destination. This is therefore an ideal service for time sensitive shipments.
However, for less time critical shipments Cargocost can offer both import sea freight options, as well as a deferred air freight service, which allows you to save on direct air services.
Frequency: Cargocost offer daily import services from most origins worldwide. This is beneficial for customers with regular shipments.
Security: Due to tightly managed airport controls over cargo, a high level of security is delivered. This is beneficial for importers of expensive cargo as it ensures your cargo is in safe hands.
Multiple Destinations: Airlines operate over a large network, which span the world and often share air waybills providing shippers with an easy transit.
More Money: Quicker transit times, also allow shippers to free any capital which may have otherwise been tied up waiting for their cargo to arrive in the UK.
Over time, Cargocost Air Freight services have grown exponentially, with expanding trade networks and markets. It is now one of the most efficient means to import cargo internationally and nationally.
When importing cargo, it is insured from its arrival in the UK until it is delivered to its destination. For your peace of mind we offer insurance for air freight shipments, which can be requested when you place your booking.