We can pickup LCL cargo on normal trucks or Lift Gate Trucks.
We can also pickup from your home door or warehouse or storage
area. On the FCL quotes we
the container to your house and pricing is shown on the FCL
service quote as Drayage.
Drayage charges are determined by the
distance from the Container Yard or Port to your loading address.
Containers are born either at the port or yard or
rail ramp and
must be pulled to you via truck. You cannot go to the
container the container goes to you ... you will have 2hrs free
time to load and $100 every hour thereafter or you can chose a
drop and pick where the drayage charges are double but you get to
keep your container at the loading address for a period of 2 to 4
6. How can I pack my
Fragile Goods? + What kind of packing is required for
International Moving From USA?
Loading Manpower: We recommend "Laborready" for Manpower
Loading of containers or helping you pack your cargo ... you
can find the nearest Laborready Office by going to
Packing Materials: We recommend U-Line as the
best choice for a wide range of packing supplies
7. Do I need to pack everything?
if shipping via LCL and No if shipping via FCL, but
all furniture for imports to the USA MUST BE PACKED.
You can find
moving kits at
8. Do you have any direct phone number that I
can talk to you?
9. My quote is for 20 foot; do you have
anything between 20 and 40 foot?
Less than a 20
is a Cubic Meter?
Shipper Worksheet Gives You The Answer To Your Cargo Volume
SHIPPING LESS THAN
CONTAINER LOADS (LCL)
For security reasons and to
adhere to the FMC Rules regarding acceptance of cargo we have
implemented protocol for bookings.
You must book your shipment at least 3 working days advance
Once received the operations
department at X 114 will e-mail you a booking number
within 24 to 72 hours.
The terminal address and
other pertinent information such as sailing date and voyage number
will be provided then.
deliver your cargo at our terminals "you must get a booking number
first" otherwise the cargo will not be accepted at the dock.
To book the cargo and receive a booking number your must
fax or e-mail the shipping forms.
You can ship
boxes of any size and weight. We can
palletize, shrink wrap and band them together for $35 to $65.00
per pallet depending on warehouse location in the USA. We
will measure the final pallet and recalculate your charges based
on the quote you received online. All loose cargo
consisting of personal effects must be palletized at our station
or prior to receiving.
packing list must be received before the shipment departs.
If pickup or inland
portion of your quote was included, please specify the date and time
for your pickup on the shipping forms.
We sail to every destination on a weekly basis but there are some
exceptions. If you require
our current weekly schedule please request it via email at
HOW DO I START THE SHIPPING PROCESS and
where and when is cargo received?
order to comply with Federal Maritime Regulations we have to publish a tariff
for every shipment we set out to perform prior to cargo or payment acceptance.
Our quotes generate have a yellow link to a form designed for you to fill out
shipper and consignee details along with all reference to the quote number.
This form generates a BOOKING REQUEST # to the operations
department. The operations department will review the request, publish the
tariff and send you a BOOKING NUMBER with the receiving days, loading day,
vessel name, voyage number, and the arrival day within 24 to 72 hours of your
request. You will be given a booking number prior to
cargo acceptance or payment of cargo. You will review the
Booking Confirmation and we will wait for your approval before we start doing
To get a booking number and the address
for the warehouse please submit a booking request online.
In most cases you can deliver within 24 hrs of booking receipt. LIST
In both LCL and FCL
a formal BOOKING
CONFIRMATION will be sent to you via e-mail containing the
BOOKING NUMBER and confirmation for the delivery of your container FCL or confirmation on the LAST RECEIVING DATE for a LCL
booking. You must place the number on every piece if you are
shipping LCL and on any shipping documents you submit such
Packing List - Invoice
PERSONAL EFFECTS / HOUSEHOLD GOODS