Useful Info

Useful Information

Documentation and Incoterms

We provide a comprehensive freight documentation service including;

Bills of Lading – required for all sea freight consignments. They enable a specified person to collect the goods at the destination port. We can prepare Bills of Lading on your behalf and send you a copy to forward onto the recipient.

Customs Invoice – a breakdown of the contents and value of the shipment must be provided in a packing list for all imports and exports.

Air Waybill – required for all air freight consignments.

Certificate of Origin – A document that certifies goods in an export shipment are obtained, produced, manufactured or processed in a particular country.

These are the internationally agreed methods of shipping.

Ex Works – Delivery of goods to a place of work in which the buyer assumes all cost from the transportation. These costs include but are not limited to: shipping, customs duty, warehousing, loading / docking fees, SOLAS, insurance.

FCA – Delivery in which the seller assumes all cost and logistics for delivery.

CFR – Cost and Freight – Seller assumes costs and responsibility for the goods (including a minimum insurance) until the point of unloading from the vessel.

CPT – Carriage Paid To

DAT – Delivered at Terminal – The Seller covers the costs up to the point of delivery and unloading at a port or quay. Customs clearance, duties and taxes are the buyer’s responsibility

DAP – Delivered at Place – As with DAT, the buyer covers the costs of customs clearance, duties and taxes, but the seller covers delivery to a specified place. Unloading the goods remains the buyer’s responsibility.

DDP – Delivered Duty Paid 

FAS – Free Alongside Ship – Used for non-containerised goods

FOB – Free on Board – Seller delivers the goods to a port or quay. Buyer assumes responsibility for the goods once it has been loaded onto the vessel.

Dimensions and Specifications

Length Width Height Weights Cube
Overall 40' = 12192 mm 8' = 2438 mm 8' 6" = 2591 mm - 2392 cu. ft. = 67.7 m3
Internal 39' 5.25"= 12022 mm 7' 5.625" = 2352 mm 7' 10.25" = 2395 mm - -
Door Opening - 7' 8.25" = 2343 mm 7' 5.75" = 2280 mm - -
Max Gross - - - 67200 lbs = 30480 kg -
Tare - - - 8600 lbs = 3900 kg -
Max Payload - - - 58600 lbs = 26580 kg -
Length Width Height Weights Cube
Overall 40' = 12192 mm 8' = 2438 mm 9' 6" = 2895 mm - 2697 cu. ft. = 76.4 m3
Internal 39' 5.25"= 12022 mm 7' 5.625" = 2352 mm 8' 10.25" = 2700 mm - -
Door Opening - 7' 8.25" = 2343 mm 8' 5.75" = 2585 mm - -
Max Gross - - - 67200 lbs = 30480 kg -
Tare - - - 9150 lbs = 4150 kg -
Max Payload - - - 58050 lbs = 26330 kg -
Length Width Height Weights Cube
Overall 20' = 6096 mm 7' 9.25" = 2370 mm 8'6" = 2591 mm - 1197.25 cu. ft. = 33.9 m3
Internal 19' 5.75" = 5935 mm 7' 8" = 2335 mm 7' 9.75" = 2383 mm - -
Door Opening - 7' 8" = 2335 mm 7' 6.25" = 2292 mm - -
Max Gross - - - 52910 lbs = 24000 kg -
Tare - - - 4585 lbs = 8080 kg -
Max Payload - - - 48325 lbs = 21920 kg -