Are you looking to send or receive some cargo through the Port of Newcastle in New South Wales? TSL is here to organise all of your Port Newcastle freight forwarding operations with the utmost care and attention. We’rea Port of Newcastle freight forwarder ready to work hard to ensure your exports and imports are completed at a fantastic price and in the most efficient way possible.
The Port of Newcastle is a major trade and logistics hub, and one of the largest and most diverse ports in Australia. It dates from 1799, when coal exports from Australia commenced, and is the world’s largest coal export port today. The port processes a wide range of cargo types, including dry bulk, project cargo, bulk liquids, breakbulk, RoRo and shipping containers. Newcastle Port serves thousands of businesses in the Hunter Region and New South Wales, with excellent road and rail networks linking it to destinations and hubs in the wider area.
TSL is a Port of Newcastle shipping agent with well-established links to top industry suppliers of services in sea freight from Port of Newcastle. Whether you need a Port Newcastle customs broker or a local transporter for your imports or exports, we’re 100% confident we can deliver your cargo on time, every time. Our end-to-end logistics service covers all aspects of sea freight to Port of Newcastle – please contact us to discuss your requirements.
Bulk cargo refers to items for import or export that are shipped unpackaged in large quantities, rather than being carried in containers or packages. Bulk material comes in liquid or granular form, or as a mass of relatively small solids. Examples of bulk cargo are petroleum or crude oil, coal, grain and gravel. This type of cargo is usually dropped or poured into merchant ships for transport by sea, and tanker trucks for road travel.
TSL is a Port Newcastle freight forwarding firm all ready to help you withRoRo shipping services to and from this port. With RoRo (or roll-on roll-off), the cargo you wish to export or import is rolled or driven directly onto the vessel. Your cargo enters the vessel via a ramp and is then fastened securely before transportation. Once the ship has arrived at its destination, the cargo is then be rolled off again. If you’re looking to export or import vehicles or other RoRo cargo through this port, your Port Newcastle customs broker will ensure it passes the border as quickly and as easily as possible.
Breakbulk refers to any cargo that is loaded individually onto a vessel rather than being transferred onto a ship in a shipping container. It might be driven or towed onto specialRoRo (roll-on roll-off) carriers, or it could be placed in boxes, bags, crates, drums or barrels then lifted on. TSL is a Port of Newcastle freight forwarder able to organise all your breakbulk freight operations, whether it’s for one item or a larger shipment.
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