Air Freight Services

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Air freight services are the transportation of goods by air. It's a faster but more expensive way to transport goods than other modes of transportation, such as sea freight or road freight. Air freight is often used for time-sensitive shipments, such as perishable goods or urgent business documents.

The three main types of air freight are 'Next Flight Out', 'Consolidated' and 'Deferred'. All have their benefits but if you want your goods there urgently then 'Next Flight Out' is your best option. You will however pay much more for this service. 'Consolidated' means your goods are shipped out with other goods but you may need to wait a few days for space to become available. The 'Deferred' option means you have to wait for a less frequent carrier to ship your goods when space becomes available. It all just depends on the urgency of your shipment. All these services are generally much faster than sea freight.

The main benefit of air freight services is most importantly the speed but air freight also offers reliability as airlines generally run on time and the whole cusomts process at airports is very efficient. Security is also very important and with air freight there is less chance of theft or damage to your items as they are in transit for a much shorter time.

In summary, air freight services can be a good option for businesses that need to transport goods quickly and reliably. It is important to weigh the costs and benefits before deciding whether or not to use air freight.

To receive an air freight quote please submit using our freight quote form or visit our air freight services directory page.

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