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 Exporting to China

Atlas Forwarding offers a range of sea services for freight to China throughout the year offering personalised and professional ocean freight services to many popular Chinese ports from Dalian to Huangpu, from Qingdao to Shanghai and Tianjin to Xiamen.

Whether you require LCL/ Less than a container load, FCL/ / Full container load, pallet delivery and with the option of either a 20ft or 40ft container from Ireland to various sea ports across China, we proudly offer an impressive range of consolidation services to our commercial clients.

Please note transit times take approximately 36 days to arrive at its final destination for Irish exports.

 Importing from China

For Irish Imports from the People’s Republic of China our shipping services offer the following solutions;

FCL - Full Container Loads

LCL - Less than Container Loads (groupage, part loads, pallets)

Multimodal Rail Freight Imports (see below New Silk Road) - Faster than ocean, less expensive than air freight.

Express Courier - For parcels, packages and parts

Economy Air Freight - Daily Consolidations ex Ireland

A modern day alternative to moving goods between China and Mainland Europe by deep sea shipping or Scheduled Air Cargo is via the ‘New Silk Roads’.

Today, various rail networks have emerged connecting Europe and China offering a viable alternative to conventional deep sea shipping and air freight.

Cargo in any form, cartons, pallets, part loads and full ISO containers can be collected from anywhere in China, consolidated and loaded on block trains for regularly scheduled departures ex China arriving in Germany or Poland 18-22 days later where the cargo can be cleared and arrangements made for on shipment.

This method of transport is growing in popularity because of its reliability, security and economical benefits and is exceptionally popular with shippers of chemicals, clothes and other fast moving consumer goods.

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