Air Freight Express Service
PACK & SEND is here to assist you with your time-critical goods with large shipments overseas at a reasonable cost. We are international air freight express service providers aimed at timely delivery across 80,000 destinations throughout the world, including New Zealand, United Kingdom, Asia, Europe, North & South America, the Middle East and Africa. Whether it’s a one-off delivery or multiple business deliveries, we are here at your convenience.
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What Can Be Sent Via Air Freight?
Our fast and economical air freight service is tailored for consignments that weigh over 30kg and up to 7,000kg. If palletized, individual pieces can weigh up to 1000kg.
However, there are restrictions on certain goods for many reasons, partilularly those that are classed as 'dangerous goods'. Here are a few things that are prohibited from sending via air freight:
- Compressed gas
- Flammable liquids
- Ignitable gas
- Matches/ lighters
We Take Care of the Details
We offer complete convenience by efficiently handling the packaging, processing, transit, and custom clearance requirements. Whether you have small packed goods ready to transport or large, fragile ones, we are here to take care of your goods.
Our international freight services ensure the package gets delivered at your convenience. You can pick it up from the airport, or we can get it delivered to your doorstep without any hassle. The package is entirely our responsibility, and we ensure it arrives at the location safely.
Parcel Tracking & Signature on Delivery
Our efficient parcel tracking and tracing ensure customers can check the status at all times. Signed deliveries ensure the packages are rightly handed over to the recipient. We keep you informed throughout the process via our targeted communication channels.
Packing Assistance & Packaging Supplies
Packaging your goods takes time and the right materials to ensure safety and security. No matter how much you try, you’ll always miss out on crucial details. Due to this, it’s significant to let knowledgeable people handle the tasks. Sure, your local PACK & SEND Service Centre can professionally pack and prepare your goods for global shipment.
At PACK & SEND, we offer a wide range of packaging materials such as boxes, bubble wrap and packing foam so that your goods remain safe during transit. For more oversized items, we can also organise pallets for you.
Every time you ship internationally, there are certain declarations and documentation required to accompany your shipment for the customs clearance process. We at PACK & SEND make the custom clearing process easier for our customers to ensure a smooth flow of shipment and delivery. In many cases customs clearance can be processed in the destination country before your parcel has even arrived.
From preparing and attaching your customs documentation on packaging to guiding your shipment through both Export and Import Customs Clearance, PACK & SEND can take care of everything.
Trustworthy Cargo Handling
Our air freight forwarding service ensures the cargo reaches its final destination safely and in good time. The procedure begins by carefully analyzing all documents required for transportation through air. Next, air freight cargo packaging is checked for possible damages. The goods don’t leave until we ensure they are safe. Finally, all goods are efficiently handled to ensure there are no complaints from the recipient’s side.
PACK AND SEND’s high-quality air freight cargo packaging covers the three major areas: safety of the goods, resistance to stress, and adherence to IPPC compliance. The materials used are sturdy enough to withstand rough handling, extreme weather conditions, and security manipulations.
We ensure proper packaging by using different packing materials, including boxes, bubble wrap, and packing foam, to cushion your goods during transit. Our sea freight shipping may provide a more viable transport option if your goods are over the weight restrictions.
We are one of those air freight companies in Australia that aim at secured and fast deliveries at affordable pricing. We take into consideration the size of the shipment and the urgency to assign the right aircraft. Guaranteed safety of products to ensure the shipment arrives in perfect condition.
Comprehensive Global Network
Our comprehensive global network ensures timely transportation of goods all over the world. The integrated network assures customers of urgent air freight and overnight air freight deliveries.
FAQs Of Air Freight
What is air freight?
Air freight or air cargo refers to the quick shipment of goods through an air carrier. This is the fastest way of shipment of international parcel post without any delays. It saves the time taken by other forms of transport, including shipping or road.
Get rid of the tension of shipping excess baggage by relying on our expert services. The arrival of goods is mostly on time due to the set timing of arrival and departure with minimum delays.
What is air freight forwarding?
Air freight forwarding is planning the transport of freight from one point to another in time. Air freight forwarders are crucial for international airlines for smooth and efficient functioning.
What is the chargeable weight for air freight?
Chargeable weight for air freight refers to the amount charged to transport your goods. It is calculated based on volumetric weight or gross weight, whichever is higher.
What are the requirements for air freight?
Carrying proper documents is crucial to avoid delayed clustoms clearance of international courier shipments. Fee or even fines can be levied by the customs authorities in the destination country if freight arrives with incorrect documentation, incurring extended storage charges etc.
Here is a list of documents you may need for air freight shipping:
- Commercial invoice
- Consular invoice
- Certificate of origin
- Shipper’s export declaration
- Bill of lading
- Export packing list
- Inspection certificate
- Other additional documents
How to I get the best air freight solutions?
To avail of the best air freight solutions, here are a few things to consider:
- Analyze your transportation needs, the type of services that suit you best, and the volume of your plan to ship. The best international air freight forwarder will satisfy all these requirements at once for your courier and freight needs.
- Get information about the experience of freight forwarders in your industry. It is usually best to go with a company with a great word-of-mouth reputation.
- Does the forwarder have a global reach? Are they located close to your target customers or suppliers? When your business expands, will they cover the boundaries?
- Your freight forwarder should minimize risk and have ways to deal with it. Make sure you ask about the type of cargo insurance provided by them. Be clear from the beginning to avoid trouble during a crisis.
- Make sure you confirm the delivery of appropriate notifications regarding the status of your cargo.
- Check whether or not the cargo service provider has the necessary documents and licenses required to transport goods.
What are air freight costs per KG?
The air freight cost per KG vary substantially, and often work on a progressive rate scale where the higher the chargeable weight, the lower the cost per Kg. As a reseller with preferred partner access to dozens of the worlds best carriers, PACK & SEND does not publish per kilo rate cards. Instead, we listen to each customer's needs and provide bespoke estimates based on specific requirements. To get an estimate of your total air freight charges, you can calculate the same in our shipping calculator.