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Customs Brokers International Air Freight Forwarding Services

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Custom Brokers is a premier international air freight forwarding service provider. We offer an extensive range of air freight services that cover all types of cargo, from individual parcels to full charter flights. Our freight forwarding services are tailored to meet the needs of our customers, ensuring that their goods arrive safely and on time. Whether you’re looking to move cargo within Australia or across the globe, our air freight forwarding services will ensure that your goods are safely transported.

Types of cargo we handle

At Custom Brokers, we are experienced in handling a wide range of air freight cargo. From small parcels to large aircraft, we specialise in providing reliable and efficient international air freight forwarding services to businesses around the world. Our experienced team of logistics professionals is equipped to handle a wide range of cargo, including:

High-value items

When it comes to shipping high-value items, such as jewellery, art, and electronics, security is of the utmost importance. Our air freight services provide added security and peace of mind, ensuring that your valuable items are delivered safely and on time.

Commercial good

Urgency matters when facing tight deadlines or breakdown situations. So if you need to save time airfreight remains a suitable option for time pressed consignments.

Perishable goods

Time is of the essence when it comes to transporting perishable goods, such as fresh produce, flowers, and pharmaceuticals. Our air freight services ensure that these goods are delivered quickly and safely, maintaining their quality and value.

Large or bulky items

We can accommodate the shipping of large or bulky items, such as oversize machinery or construction equipment, via air freight. Our team will work with you to determine the most efficient and cost-effective shipping solution for your needs.

No matter what type of cargo you need to move, our team of experienced professionals will ensure that your goods arrive safely and on time. Our professional freight forwarding agents are committed to providing top-quality air freight forwarding services to our customers. Contact our friendly customs brokers today to discuss your shipping needs and learn how we can help you.

Our air freight forwarding expertise also includes

Browse through the various range of international air freight services we offer to meet the diverse needs of our customers.

Door-to-door service

With our door-to-door service, we handle the entire shipping process from pick-up at your location to delivery at the final destination. This includes coordinating with airlines, handling customs clearance, and providing tracking and updates throughout the journey.

Airport-to-airport service

For customers who prefer to handle the pickup and delivery of their shipments themselves, we offer airport-to-airport service. This includes coordinating the transportation of your cargo between the airport of origin and the airport of destination.

In addition to these services, we also offer value-added services such as insurance, packaging and labelling, and warehousing to ensure that your shipping needs are fully met. If you’re not sure what type of air freight forwarding services you need, get in touch with our friendly agents today to discuss your international air freight needs and learn how we can help you.

Our air freight forwarding process

Custom Brokers makes the process of booking and shipping goods via international air freight as smooth and hassle-free as possible. Here is an overview of our process:

Consultation

Our team of logistics experts is available to consult with you to determine the best shipping solution for your needs, including the most cost-effective route, transit times, and any special handling requirements.

Documentation

We handle all of the necessary documentation for your shipment, including commercial invoices, packing lists, and any other required documentation for customs clearance.

Custom Clearance

Our team is experienced in navigating the customs clearance process and will handle all of the necessary paperwork and documentation to ensure a smooth and efficient process.

Tracking

We provide real-time tracking of your shipment to keep you informed of its progress and estimated delivery date.

Delivery

Upon arrival at the destination, we handle the delivery of your shipment to the final destination, whether it be a residence, business, or warehouse.

Our customs brokers and freight forwarding agents are committed to providing the highest level of service and professionalism when it comes to international air freight. Contact us today to learn more about how we can help with your shipping needs.

Why choose Custom Brokers for your air freight needs

At Custom Brokers, we understand that moving cargo internationally can be a challenging and time-consuming process. That’s why we offer an extensive range of air freight forwarding services that are tailored to meet the needs of our customers. Our freight forwarding services are designed to provide the most cost-effective and efficient solution for our customers, ensuring that their goods arrive safely and on time.

Faster delivery times

Air freight is the fastest mode of transportation for international shipments, making it ideal for time-sensitive or perishable goods.

Real-time tracking

With our advanced tracking system, you can stay informed about the progress of your shipment at all times.

Flexibility

We offer a range of air freight services, including door-to-door, airport-to-airport, and charter flights, to meet the specific needs of your business.

Expertise

Our team of experienced logistics professionals is equipped to handle all aspects of the shipping process, including documentation, customs clearance, and handling of special cargo.

Reliability

We have established relationships with top carriers and airlines, ensuring that your shipments are delivered safely and on time.

Value-added services

In addition to our core air freight services, we also offer a range of value-added services, such as insurance, packaging and labelling, and warehousing, to provide a complete solution for your shipping needs.

For your air freight forwarding needs, large or small, speak to our air freight forwarding specialists today. With our extensive range of services and competitive rates, Custom Brokers is the perfect choice for your international air freight forwarding needs

Frequently Asked Questions on International Air Freight

International air freight forwarding is a service provided by logistics companies that specialise in coordinating the transportation of goods by air across international borders. As an experienced freight forwarding company, Custom Brokers handle the logistics of shipping, including coordinating with airlines, handling documentation and customs clearance, and providing insurance and other value-added services. Want to learn more about our international air freight services? Contact us today and we’ll be happy to discuss your shipping needs and provide a quote.

The transit time for international air freight depends on the distance and number of stops involved in the journey. In general, air freight is faster than other modes of transportation, with transit times ranging from a few days to a week or more. If you’re still not sure, contact us today to speak with one of our friendly representatives and discuss your air shipment needs.

The cost of international air freight depends on a variety of factors, including the weight and size of the cargo, the distance it needs to be shipped, and the level of service required. To get a quote for your specific shipment, please speak to our freight forwarding agents to discuss the details of your shipment.

Air freight is generally the fastest mode of transportation for international shipments, making it a good choice for time-sensitive or perishable goods. However, it is also the most expensive option, so it may not be the best choice for all shipments. Factors to consider when deciding whether to use air freight include the size and weight of the cargo, the distance it needs to be shipped, and the budget available. If you need a reliable partner for your international air freight shipping needs, contact our customs brokers and freight forwarding agents today.

There are a number of restrictions on what can be shipped via air freight, including hazardous materials, weapons, and items that are prohibited by international law. Freight forwarders like Custom Brokers are familiar with these restrictions and can advise on the suitability of a particular item for air freight. Just speak with one of our team of experienced freight forwarding agents to discuss the details of your shipment.

Yes, we can accommodate a wide range of special handling requirements for air freight shipments, including temperature-controlled shipments, oversize cargo, and more. If you have any special handling requirements for your shipment, please contact our freight forwarding agents and we will be happy to assist you.

Yes, our team is experienced in navigating the customs clearance process and can handle all of the necessary paperwork and documentation on behalf of the shipper. If you have any questions about customs clearance for your air freight shipment, please don’t hesitate to contact us.

The taxes applicable on air freight shipment from and to Australia depend largely on the type of goods being transported, as well as the value of those goods. These taxes may include :

  • Customs duties: Customs duties are taxes levied on imported goods based on the value of the goods, their classification under the Harmonized System (HS) of tariff codes, and the country of origin. Customs duties are calculated as a percentage of the value of the goods and are collected by the Australian Border Force (ABF).
  • Goods and Services Tax (GST): GST is a value-added tax that is applied to most goods and services consumed in Australia. GST is collected by the Australian Taxation Office (ATO) and is calculated as a percentage of the value of the goods or services, including customs duties.
  • Other taxes and charges: In addition to customs duties and GST, there may be other taxes and charges applicable to air freight shipments to and from Australia, such as the Wine Equalization Tax (WET), the Luxury Car Tax (LCT), and the Agricultural Levies Act 1999.

It is important to note that the applicable taxes and charges may vary depending on the type of goods being shipped and the specific circumstances of the shipment. To determine the exact taxes and charges that apply to your shipment, consult with our freight forwarding agents or customs brokers to check the relevant government agency websites for the most up-to-date information related to your shipment.

In addition to the taxes and charges mentioned above, there may be other fees and charges applicable to air freight shipments to and from Australia, such as handling fees, storage fees, and cargo insurance premiums. It is important to consider these costs when budgeting for your shipment to ensure that you have a complete understanding of the total cost of your air freight services.

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