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What is Freight Forwarding?

A freight forwarding company arranges all the logistics of getting goods from A to B, and guarantees that the products will be delivered in good condition by a pre-arranged date. Freight forwarders are experts and international shipping and importing. It can be overwhelming doing your first shipment but freight forwarding services can help to relieve the pressure and assist you in understanding how importing works. 

It's worthwhile to hire a freight forwarding service for your first import. After using them once, or perhaps twice, you can usually learn enough from them to complete future imports yourself. 

All freight forwarding services charge different rates, depending on their level of experience and service. The cost of freight forwarding also depends on the complexity and size of your shipment also. 

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