Choose maximum efficiency with an FCL solution
Efficient and secure transportation of your valuable cargo is essential for the success of your business. Freight costs and regulations also play a more than significant role in this. At DSV, we strive to provide the best logistics solutions for those specific needs. With our FCL solutions, you can expect flexibility, cost savings and expertise. Our FCL solutions can be broken down into three key factors:
- The strongest global network: when choosing an DSV FCL solution, you gain immediate access to our extensive network of ocean freight facilities worldwide. Whether you are shipping cargo to Asia, Norther Europe, America, or any other worldwide destination, our network covers it all. With over 1.600 DSV locations spread across 80 countries, you can rely on our international reach and local presence to meet your shipping needs.
- The strength of procurement: as a prominent logistics service provider, DSV possesses strong and well-defined procurement strategies, along with long-standing partnerships with shipping lines and suppliers. This enables us to negotiate competitive rates and achieve significant cost savings for our customers. Please feel free to compare our rates with the Shanghai Containerized Freight Index, the primary rate indicator for sea freight from China.
- Knowledge of regulations: FCL cargo transportation goes beyond just moving a container from one place to another. It involves navigation trough local, national, and international regulations both at the origin and destination. This includes factors such as using the correct Incoterms®, fulfilling import duties and handling customs clearance. Our team of experienced professionals possesses in-depth local and international regulatory knowledge to guide you through this process.
DSV handles the shipping of more than 2.3 million TEUS each year, solidifying our position as a leader in the industry. This extensive volume provides us with a distinct advantage in strategic procurement and comprehensive knowledge of both the international and local markets. Coupled with our unique country specific structure DSV is an ideal partner for FCL shipments. Our flexible approach caters to the needs of large multinational corporations as well as smaller businesses operating in the market,
says Eef de Kovel, Manager Procurement Seafreight.
Combining our extensive network with strategic procurement, we can deliver a diverse array of solutions for your FCL shipments. Whether you require standard containers, High Cube containers, reefers (for temperature-controlled cargo), or specialized equipment like open-top or flat rack containers, DSV has the perfect solution for your cargo needs. Our comprehensive range of options ensures that we can meet to the specific requirements of your shipment.
DSV is committed to sustainability and reducing the environmental impact of our own activities as a freight forwarder. As a logistics service provider, DSV has a strong focus on responsible and sustainable business in al our activities. We acknowledge our role within the industry and have increased our sustainability ambitions committing to achieve net-zero emissions across our operations by 2050.
We understand that achieving our goals requires collaboration. That is why we work closely with shipping lines that invest in energy-efficient vessels and support initiatives aimed at reducing CO2 emissions and promoting sustainability in the maritime sector.
Our teams in DSV Air & Sea are ready for you.