Freight Basics

Here is a collection of helpful articles to assist you in learning what you need to know about freight

Beginner's Guide

Import and Export can seem complex. With these guide you can make it easy.

Guide to Import

In order to run a profitable import business you need to have the right people and processes in place. This guide explains some important points you need to consider as you start your import business..

Guide to Export

Exporting can be more complex than selling your goods locally, but can be made easy. It has the potential to grow your business as long as you have taken the right steps to get there..

Guide to Proper Packaging

Packing should be one of the most important things to consider when you are freighting your product. Find out the many way to protect your freight.


Incoterms help break down language barriers between international exporters and importers. This simple guide helps you to understand Incoterms.

Did you know?

Here is a collection of helpful articles to help you in learning what you need to know about freight.

What do I need to know about NZ Biosecurity?

New Zealand is widely well known for its clean, green image. Strict Biosecurity measures and guards New Zealand from unwanted pests and diseases, managing or eradicating them if they do enter the country.

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3PL Warehousing vs DIY Warehousing

Making the decision whether to outsource your warehousing can be complex as there are many factors to consider. This article explains different aspects you need to take into account before taking your next step.

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Do I need freight insurance?

Freight insurance is something you should consider when moving freight. We have put together some key points about insurance that can be helpful to you and your business.

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Did you know there are various airline unit specifications?

Have you wondered how freight is loaded into planes for airfreight? Find out what you need to know about the airline units we use to move your freight.

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Did you know there are various shipping container specifications?

From general containers to open tops and refrigerated units. Find out what you need to know about the shipping containers we use to move your freight.

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You can avoid extra costs with container freight.

Hidden costs in container freight can become quite the surprise when the final invoice arrives – here are some tips to understanding some extra costs that may arise when importing container freight.

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Freight Terminology & Abbreviation

Freight Terminology & Abbreviation

We've put together a list of some of the most commonly confusing terms and abbreviation here to help you out.

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