Viewing entries tagged with 'export'

Container shipping

Posted by on 14 May 2015 | Comments

Tags: , , ,

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.

comment(s) | Read the full post

What happens during the export process?

Posted by on 23 December 2014 | Comments

Tags: , , , , , ,

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!

comment(s) | Read the full post

Letter of credit

Posted by on 16 December 2014 | Comments

Tags: , , , , ,


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.

comment(s) | Read the full post

Who are Cargocost?

Posted by Su on 20 October 2014 | Comments

Tags: , , , , ,

Cargocost is a quick & convenient website to get transparent, instant, online & competitive quotations for container Container Shipping (FCL), LCL and Airfreight transport modes. We import & export worldwide.

comment(s) | Read the full post