Shipping Personal Effects

Posted by Jade Harewood on 11 June 2015 | Comments

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We understand how stressful it can be to move your personal effects overseas. We offer you a complete and useful guide to make your personal effects relocation smooth and easy.

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The Overseas Mover of the Year award

Posted by Beatriz Gonzalez on 5 June 2015 | Comments

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At Cargocost, we are proud of our partner Unsworth Global Logistics sponsoring the BAR’s Overseas Mover of the Year Award 2015.

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Container shipping

Posted by on 14 May 2015 | Comments

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Container units form the most integral part of the entire shipping industry, trade, and transport. These shipping containers are the structures that store various kinds of products that need to be shipped from one part of the world to another. Moving containers protect contents on the long journeys they make and ensure they make it back to you in one piece.

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What's happening during the import process?

Posted by on 11 May 2015 | Comments

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One of the main factors that can guarantee your business success is developing a smooth and detailed strategy for importing, and knowing who to ask for advice. On this page, you will find all the help and support you need that will allow you to make importing goods to the UK a success.

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20′ container vs 40′ container

Posted by on 29 April 2015 | Comments

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An intermodal shipping container is a standardized reusable steel box used to store and transport materials and products efficiently and securely.

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Choosing the Right Air freight Forwarder

Posted by on 5 February 2015 | Comments

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When it comes to global supply chains, timing and visibility are vital. Choosing the right freight forwarder is paramount. Cargocost offers the following advice for selecting the best airfreight forwarder for you and your business.

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What happens during the export process?

Posted by on 23 December 2014 | Comments

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Have you ever wondered exactly what happens when you export cargo to another country? If you have or just want some more information, then read on!

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Letter of credit

Posted by on 16 December 2014 | Comments

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As the shipping of foreign goods to another country can take some time, importers have to ensure the exporters are paid before the goods arrive. This is where the Letter of Credit comes in. Sometimes known as ‘documentary credit’, this letter acts as a guarantee from the bank that they will pay the seller on behalf of the buyer the agreed amount of money within a specified timeframe.

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