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Advantages of sea shipping

Advantages of sea shipping

Amidst the vast global trade network, shipping by sea is foundational in ensuring the movement of commodities across continents. Having existed since time immemorial and still being applicable in present times, maritime transport has numerous benefits that make it continue being used frequently worldwide. In this article, we look at some of the key advantages which have made sea shipping become a favorite for businesses and economies around the world.

One of the biggest pros of shipping via sea is its cost-effectiveness. Sea transportation is cheaper than air freight which might be faster but much more expensive hence making it a pocket friendly method when it comes to moving large quantities of goods over long distances. This economic efficiency is especially useful for such bulk cargoes as oil, coal and grains among other manufactured products that do not require immediate delivery.

Shipping by sea boasts unrivaled capacity coupled with flexibility. Container ships can transport thousands of twenty-foot equivalent units (TEUs) thereby enabling carriage of enormous amounts of cargo during one trip. Furthermore, containers are standardized so that they can fit into any ship thus simplifying loading or unloading processes while increasing efficiency as well as cutting down on transit times. It also exhibits its flexibility by having ability to handle various types of cargo ranging from perishable items to heavy machinery.

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East Shipping (shenzhen) Co., Ltd. started in 2016, has been focusing on latin america,Middle East market and north america market.  with the development and effortsthese years.  now has a professional and functional service team, fast lead time, competitive price, delivery of goods to the door directly, air shipping, sea shipping, express delivery, DDP(Delivered Duty Paid).

No matter whether youwant to ship LCL or FCL,or want to ship by sea or air, we can meet your requirements, we are First-class agents for shipping companies and airlines. self-operated overseas warehouse, strong customs clearance ability, quick container pick-up, no product attachment fee, favorable price, stable lead time.

East shipping have created many trump card channels such as Mexico, South America, Middle East, Europe, the United States, Canada, etc.  They enjoy many conveniences such as stable lead time, fast customs clearance, low inspection rate, etc.

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Comprehensive Shipping Solutions

East Shipping offers a wide range of shipping services, including air freight, ocean freight, and land transportation, ensuring that customers have access to all their shipping needs in one place.

Customized Services

East Shipping understands that each customer has unique shipping requirements. That's why they offer customized solutions tailored to meet the specific needs of each client, ensuring a seamless and efficient shipping process.

Expertise and Experience

With years of experience in the shipping industry, East Shipping's team of experts is well-equipped to handle even the most complex shipping challenges, providing customers with reliable and efficient service.


What users say about East Shipping

East Shipping has been a true lifesaver for my business. Their reliable freight forwarding services have ensured that our products arrive at their destinations on time and in perfect condition. The team's professionalism and attention to detail are second to none.



I was particularly impressed with the flexibility and customizability of East Shipping's solutions. They went above and beyond to accommodate our specific shipping needs, which is not always the case with other freight forwarders. Highly recommended!



The customer service at East Shipping is outstanding. Every time I've had questions or needed assistance, their representatives have been quick to respond with accurate information and helpful advice. It's clear that they value their clients' satisfaction.



East Shipping offers competitive rates without compromising on quality. Their cost-effective shipping options have allowed us to optimize our logistics budget, making them a valuable partner for our growing enterprise.





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What types of goods are suitable for sea shipping?

Sea shipping is ideal for goods that are not time-sensitive, such as manufactured products, raw materials, and bulk commodities.  It's also suitable for items that can withstand longer transit times, like furniture and construction materials.

How does East Shipping ensure the safety of sea shipments?

East Shipping prioritizes the safety of sea shipments by maintaining a robust global logistics network, offering secure payment software, and employing a professional and experienced team to manage customs clearance and transportation.  Their self-operated overseas warehouses and strong customs clearance abilities further contribute to the safety and efficiency of sea shipping operations.

How does East Shipping support customers throughout the sea shipping process?

East Shipping supports customers through the entire sea shipping process, from pre-sale services like consulting and freight quotation to sale services such as loading, shipping, and real-time tracking. After-sales services are also provided, including handling complaints, insurance claims for damaged goods, and facilitating customs clearance.


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