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    What is consolidated LTL shipping? Everything you need to know

    In this post we are going to explain what consolidated LTL transport is, its advantages and disadvantages and everything you need to know about it. Basically the term refers to the shipment of consolidated cargo, that is to say that the volume of the cargo is not capable of filling the means of transport, usually …

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    Has the high season arrived? Reduce your costs with FCL loads

    High season is here and transport rates rise around the world. What to do to reduce costs? Using the FCL freight mode could be a solution. The increase in costs at this time of year is something recurrent that affects both maritime, air and land transport. Maritime transport is the most economical since it allows …

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    Advantages of FCL loads. Why are they suitable for your company?

    In international logistics, it is important to know the advantages of FCL loads or “full container load” when seeking to save costs or reduce the transfer time of your goods. An FCL cargo is one in which a single importer or exporter contracts the entire capacity of the container to carry only its merchandise. The …

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    What are FCL containers?

    When contracting maritime cargo transport from anywhere in the world, one of the most frequent options to transport the merchandise is to choose FCL containers. Why should we choose this option? Well, under certain conditions, choosing this type of cargo can save us a lot of money when sending our merchandise to or from Paraguay. …

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    Paraguay, a small country with great export potential

    With a territory that barely exceeds 406 thousand square kilometers and just over 7.6 million inhabitants, the Paraguay’s export potential exceeds that of much larger countries from the continent. Its territory and population are small compared to its neighbors Argentina, Bolivia and Brazil. But in return Paraguay stands out for having a very stable economy …

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    Alfa Trading offers the consolidated cargo service for small and medium-sized companies in Paraguay

    Usually, when carrying out exports, one of the most common services is the FCL, which consists of filling a container. However, for many small and medium-sized companies, as well as for entrepreneurs who are taking their first steps in exporting, this can be very difficult due to the difficulty of filling these spaces and the …

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    LCL consolidated loads. What to keep in mind when importing products?

    In order to develop successfully, all imports require careful management of logistics processes to ensure the safe and correct transfer of products from one country to another. Logistics operators are involved in this process, as well as various procedures that must be carried out. In this context, over time, systems have been emerging that are …

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    Why should you import with Less Container Loads (LCL)?

    In maritime transport, the use of containers is very common, as they are a very convenient instrument for importing or exporting goods from anywhere in the world. Generally, these containers are made of steel, aluminum, polymer fiber, or other high-strength materials. For imports, there are two types of loads, LCL loads, which corresponds to the …

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