Finding the best freight forwarder isn’t hard if you know what to look out for. There are a few key points to look out for:
It’s important that you are clear on what actually is a freight forwarder and what they do? This will help you understand whether a freight forwarder offers the services which will benefit you.
Whilst most freight forwarders are able to transport almost any type of good to almost anywhere in the world. It is important to find the freight forwarders speciality and determine whether their speciality will benefit you. For example, here at Espace, we specialise in transporting goods in and out of Europe.
The reputation of a freight forwarder is important. Here you are able to determine whether they are really the real deal. You are able to gauge whether they have a good reputation through the testimonials they receive.
Most freight forwarders offer prices online. The best thing to keep in mind when it comes to comparing prices is that the cheapest is not always the best.
With freight forwarders, you are not only paying for the shipping services but just as importantly you are paying for the personal service. A sign of a great freight forwarder is whenever you ring up you should always be attended to.