According to the regulations of the state, containerized goods can be classified into 12 categories, namely, transportation and electricity, instruments, small machinery, glass ceramics and handicrafts; Printed matter, paper, medicine, tobacco, alcohol, food, daily necessities, chemicals, needle textiles, hardware and other groceries, valuable, fragile and wet goods all belong to containerized goods. The source of containerized goods can be divided into full container goods and LCL goods in terms of transportation organization.
So, what are the goods suitable for container transportation?
This kind of goods is completely suitable for container transportation in terms of physical properties, and the price of this kind of goods is generally very high, so the ability to bear the freight rate is also very large, which is the hot spot for container transportation companies in the fierce competition. Such goods usually include pharmaceutical products, liquor and beverage liquid products, household appliances, cameras, watches and textile products. Among them, liquid products are mostly transported in liquid bags in international container transportation, with low transportation cost, less secondary pollution and lower handling cost.
FCL refers to the goods that the consignor needs to use a single container. The consignor is responsible for packing, counting and sealing the FCL. LCL cargo refers to the cargo assembled in one container by more than two consignors. The loading and unloading of LCL cargo shall be undertaken by the carrier or relevant transportation agency.