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Ocean Freight

Fortec BV Ocean Freight

At Fortec BV , our Sea freight forwarding products facilitate the global relationships of more than 600,000 customers, across 110 countries. Wherever you need your shipments to go, our innovative solutions form the bridge to your sales and procurement markets. Consistent, reliable sailings ensure that your sea freight shipments always reach your customers in a timely manner.

Ocean Freight service options provide the solution oriented operations and meet an expectation at the highest level. Fortec BV offer the best quality and cost effective solutions in Ocean Freight service for all import and export actions in any major port globally as well as 3rd (Third) Party and Multi-modal choices.

Full Container Load (FCL)

FCL service provide the low cost and the best satisfaction with its Standard Container, Refrigerated Container, Special Equipped Container in weekly load plan by door to door or/and port to port options.

Less Than Container Load (LCL)

LCL service offer the cost efficient and the best solutions for the less bulky and weighted loads. Pick-up and delivery options in any major port worldwide along with planned space protection. Fortec BV make difference in USA, Europe, Asia, Africa, and Middle East with regular service.

OUR SEA FREIGHT ACTIVITIES

With the sea freight activities of Fortec BV you have the possibility to send shipments anywhere in the world. Fortec BV is AEO (Authorized Economic Operator) certified and an import, export and cross-trade NVOCC (Non-Vessel Operating Common Carrier). We offer door-to-door and port-to-port solutions. We also provide warehousing and local distribution in the country of origin and / or destination. You can use our specialized customs handling, the global IT system and the Main chain control tower. Sea freight and air freight shipments can easily be combined at Fortec BV and there is a direct system link with the offices in Europe, Asia and USA.

SEA FREIGHT SERVICES:

  • Partial lots / LCL shipments (less than container shipments)
  • FCL (Full Container Loads)
  • BCNs (Buyers Consolidation, combining different suppliers in a full container (FCL) in the country of origin)
  • Project loads

GLOBAL SUPPLY CHAIN SOLUTION

Fortec BV offers you a Global Supply Chain Solution and has an extensive network with its own branches in Europe, Asia, USA, New Zealand and Australia as well as a partner network in the rest of the world. Do you need your goods quickly? Then air freight is a very effective means of transport. For a more cost-effective solution where speed plays a less crucial role, sea freight is a good solution. Located in the heart of the port of Rotterdam, our team of specialists is ready to optimize your supply chain.


FULL CONTAINER LOAD (FCL)

Use FCL Ocean freight shipping for valuable cargo that you wouldn’t want to transport with other cargo (LCL). FCL is also a good option if you need to ship larger loads (12+ pallets)

LESS THAN CONTAINER LOAD (LCL)

LCL shipping means you’ll share container space with others that are also shipping cargo. This can be a more cost-effective option for shipping smaller loads overseas.

WAREHOUSING & DISTRIBUTION Services

We have bonded warehouse space in ports around the world and several throughout the U.S. to help you manage inventory and distribution.

CONTAINER LOADING & UNLOADING Services

We ensure that your containers are safely loaded and unloaded from vessels and offer our ground shipping network for transportation to a final destination.

TRANSLOADING CONTAINER TRUCKING Services

We’ll help you eliminate warehousing costs and meet just-in-time delivery demands with our transloading services. As soon as your cargo arrives to the port, it can be loaded onto our trucks and delivered directly to its destination.

ROLL-ON, ROLL-OFF (RORO)

We ship any type of roll-on, roll-off cargo such as automobiles, trailers, tractors, motor homes or any type of heavy machinery or equipment on wheels that can easily be rolled on and off Ro-Ro vessels for transport.

CARGO INSURANCE Services

We provide different cargo insurance options that protect against loss or damage to your cargo in transit overseas. Cargo insurance is essential to sea freight transportation and protects your goods from seawater flooding, storms and acts of God, vessel collision and other unforeseeable events.

SHIPPING DOCUMENTATION FOR IMPORTING & EXPORTING Services

Obtaining letters of credit and other documentation necessary to complete the importing and exporting process can be a headache. As experienced freight forwarders, Global Shipping makes this process as smooth as possible and provide you with bills of lading and the necessary documentation to facilitate your importing or exporting process.

HAZARDOUS CONTAINERS & DANGEROUS GOODS Services

Dangerous goods include but are not limited to: pharmaceuticals, explosives, gases, flammable liquids and solids, corrosive substances, oxidizing substances, dry ice, lithium batteries, fuel cell engines. We are Dangerous Goods Certified and transport your hazardous goods overseas safely to their destination, in compliance with U.S. and international regulations.

REEFER CONTAINERS Services

We can ship your goods overseas in refrigerated or temperature-controlled containers to protect them from spoilage and humidity. Your goods can be shipped at the ideal temperature for your product, whether it’s is below freezing or moderately cool.