Bonds Transport Group offers a comprehensive LCL, SDL & cartage freight transport service to freight forwarding companies in Australia and worldwide. We are here to support your international shipping and air freight transport requirements every step of the way. Our Australia-wide sea and air freight transportation service work closely with our freight forwarding partners, and we are fully accredited. We know how important it is for you to get your LCL, SDL or carriage freight from the airport or seaport to its destination quickly, securely and reliably. Working alongside a global network of freight forwarder partners means we can offer personalised service with convenience and peace of mind that your customer’s cartage freight will arrive on time once we collect it from the seaport or airport, like clockwork.
Bonds Transport Solutions that Global Freight Forwarding Companies Can Trust with Locations in ALL Major Metropolitan Areas
Bonds Transport Group LCL, SDL & cartage freight transport service has grown from small, family-owned businesses supporting a few international freight forwarding companies to becoming Australia’s largest and most trusted international freight service transport providers. With warehousing and transportation services in Brisbane, Sydney, Melbourne, Adelaide and Perth, we can offer comprehensive logistics solutions for all sizes of freight forwarding companies. Our carriage freight experts will help you find the best way to seamlessly transport your LCL, SDL, or carriage freight from seaport or airport. We will always make sure we overperform for the air forwarding company partners on price and service.
Bonds the Cartage Freight Transportation Partner Your Freight Forwarding Company Can Trust
Bonds Transport Group is an established name in cartage freight transportation; your freight forwarding company can fully trust. We have a growing reputation among many renowned international freight and cargo forwarding services. Bonds has been operating since 1966, but it was not until 1974 that we started providing transportation services for international freight forwarder services to meet their customers’ delivery needs across Australia. Unlike most other freight forwarding transport companies, we always go the extra mile to deliver freight transport and logistics results our freight forwarding partners demand. If you are looking for expert transport solutions for your freight forwarding needs, look no further.
How Bonds Transportation for International Freight Forwarding Companies Works
Bonds Transport Group’s freight forwarding service opens up international freight doorways to Australia’s diverse range of industries. We are experts at transporting air freight and LCL freight across Australia to reach their final destination. Our team has expertise in quarantine, specialised movements, and all aspects of freight forwarding transportation within Australia from port to destination. This means we can deal with any freight transportation requirements you may have once your freight arrives in Australia! Unlike some transport solutions working with international air freight companies who could potentially jeopardise your supply chain, you can 100% count on Bonds for competitive pricing, reliable delivery times, and superior customer service.
LCL Sea Freight Forwarding Services
Transport and logistics is a complicated field. LCL stands for “less than container load”, goods below the average weight or quantity of a typical full container. LCL Freight Forwarding Services can help consolidate these LCL shipments alongside other shippers into a single container, helping you save time and money while reducing environmental impact. We offer comprehensive Australia wide transportation from the seaport to the LCL freights final destination. Our global freight company partners receive a tailored solution specific to their needs with our LCL consolidation services.
- Same day and next day freight forwarding services to and from LCL depots
- Timeslot and direct drive deliveries are available
- Hazardous Cargo accepted
- Flexi freight forwarder transportation service to cater to cost-effective availability
- Specialised shipping forwarder vehicles including air ride, tail-lift and Hi-Ab available
- Document Services, Quarantine & Freight documents proficiently processed.
Air Freight Forwarding Cartage
Airfreight forwarding is a logistics industry term for air cargo, air freight transported by air between two or more points. Airfreight forwarders specialise in airfreight and work with all major freight forwarders to transport cargo via a network of commercial and air cargo operators, with drivers to pick up the load and take it to the final legs journey. Being an expert air cargo transporter within Australia Bonds Transport Group will handle every aspect of your air/sea transportation shipping needs from start to finish, whether you’re a large air freight forwarding company or not!
- Airline retrievals and Lodgements for loose and palletised cargo
- Hazardous air freight forwarding cargo accepted
- Express and direct drive services are available
- Specialised vehicles, including air ride, tail-lift and hi-ab available
- Document Services, including permanent runs, mail, banking and inspections
If you are seriously still searching on Google for “air freight transportation companies near me”, stop now! And contact one of our branches in Sydney, Melbourne, Adelaide, Brisbane or Perth for a quote which we guarantee won’t be beaten by other air freight cartage transport companies.
Integrated Air Freight Forwarding Services
The world is a busy place. There are so many things happening that it can be hard to keep track of them all. That’s why our integrated freight forwarding services exist – we make sure you don’t have to worry about your freight forwarding transportation requirements once your freight arrives in Australia. That’s why we offer international real-time logistics planning to meet your specific needs. We provide transparent end-to-end transportation solutions for our freight forwarding services partners, from booking transport with our integrated IT system to customising reports for future reference. As well as EDI integration into bespoke client or industry standard (Cargo Wise or Expedient) ERP systems, allowing direct booking, milestones including POD.
- Online user access and download freight forwarding bookings
- E-mail and phone freight forwarder bookings are also available
- EDI Integration into bespoke client or industry standard (Cargo Wise or Expedient) ERP systems, allowing direct booking, milestones including POD and invoicing for all freight forwarding jobs.
Why Bonds is the Go-To Australian Transport Provider for International Freight Forwarding Companies
International freight forwarding is a complex business, and, understandably, many people may be intimidated by the process. And while some air freight logistics companies are great at what they do, there just aren’t enough options for versatile freight transport service providers within Australia in terms of cost-effectiveness and hassle-free service when you need them most. We believe that flexibility should be the name of the game – which is why our freight transportation solution includes such features as no dealing with customs, additional services to customers and more. Bonds Transport Group is the versatile Australian freight transport provider your international freight forwarding company needs!
Contact Our Experienced LCL, SDL & Carriage Freight Team & Discuss Your Sea Freight Or Air Freight Transport Requirements
We create freight forwarding transport solutions that are tailor-made to suit your freight forwarding requirements, and we always beat our competitors on price. Whether you need air freight transport, wharf-to-destination, sea freight transport, or land freight trucking, we can offer you the Australian transport solution you need. At the same time, we ensure that your air cargo and sea freight reach their destination on time and budget. Being an established transportation company working closely with freight forwarders, we have a serious reputation to uphold, and we provide personalised service and competitive rates. Contact our experienced freight forwarding transport team today to learn more about our services and determine why we are held in high esteem by many freight forwarding companies we work with!
Freight Forwarding Service FAQs
What is the role of a freight forwarder?
Freight forwarding companies are international transport companies that handle international shipments. These international carriers deal with transporting goods between destinations, including international cargo inspections and customs clearance. Freight forwarders act as an intermediary between the shipper and transportation services, liaising with various carriers to negotiate on price and decide on the most economical, reliable and fastest route for your shipment.
What is the difference between logistics and freight forwarding?
Freight forwarding and logistics can be two very different things. Freight forwarders partner with several logistics companies, which means they can offer a more comprehensive pricing structure than what you would get if you worked directly with a freight logistics company. Freight forwarders also have more excellent knowledge and experience around speciality freight companies, which often vary significantly regarding types of transport, house moving, fragile goods, and lead times among other factors.
What is the process of freight forwarding?
Freight forwarding is a process that has been around for centuries, and it is still very much in use today. It involves the transportation of goods between one destination and another. The freight forwarder acts as an intermediary between the shipper and the transportation services to negotiate on price, decide on the most economical, reliable, fastest route for delivery.
Is Freight Forwarder a 3PL?
In the logistics world, freight forwarders and 3PLs are two terms that are often used interchangeably. Both groups know about arranging, retrieving and delivering freight from point A to point B. But what sets them apart? A 3PL is a company that offers supply-chain solutions in addition to freight services. Freight forwarders specialise in these services only – for example, they might be experts at shipping live cargo or handling hazardous materials. The difference between a freight forward company and a 3PL provider is mainly dependent on how much expertise you want!