Cross trades freight forwarding

Cross trades freight forwarding

Spatial Global's experienced freight team identifies the optimal approach for cross trades deliveries – whether by air, sea or overland, or any combination...

Cross trade shipments involve moving cargo around the world without it entering the country where the shipper is registered

Cross trade shipments involve moving cargo between two points on the globe without entering the country where the shipper is registered. As manufacturing continues to move around the world, so the cross trade sector is set for further growth.

We provide a full range of freight services for cross trades traffic – including air, LCL, FCL, project cargo/out-of-gauge, and hazardous goods:

  • Imports and exports to and from anywhere
  • Door-to-door/DTD via air, sea and road/rail/intermodal
  • Direct shipments
  • Documentation
  • Customs clearance
  • Inspection at origin/QC
  • Consolidation
  • Online track & trace
  • Packing advice

Spatial's specialists have the know-how and experience to manage cross trades transport effectively and at minimum cost. Through our strong network of trusted agents and shippers, we can arrange collection from overseas suppliers and delivery to the overseas end-customer, while ensuring complete anonymity between the two parties if required. We also arrange product inspections and quality control checks.

We have a deep understanding of local procedures, statutory regulations and documentary requirements in countries all over the world, and can advise on import quotas, tariffs and trade agreements. We can also help with the preparation of documentation required to complete the shipping transaction.

Our specialists routinely manage the complexity inherent in cross trades forwarding, and the team is not easily thwarted. If you want to get your palletised freight to remote destinations without docks, cranage or even a fork-lift truck, then Spatial will usually find a way!

We advise on import quotas, tariffs and trade agreements for countries all over the world