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6 (No. 5262318)

Item height [m]:

2.40

Total weight [kg]:

400.00

Number of items:

9

Item length [m]:

2.40

Item width [m]:

0.80

Distance: 1095.00 km

Pick-up address and date

Spain, Catalonia, Barcelona

From 7 Nov 2019 to 8 Nov 2019

Delivery address and date

Italy, Toscana, Firenze

10 Nov 2019


Pallet transport

Pallet shipping

Pallets are used to ship deliveries of different types – they work as "a cushion" for transporting sets of small packages, objects or some heavy machines awkward to ship. Pallet transport is one of the most frequently chosen mean of transport for carrying hefty loads.On pallets you often ship items of weight above 70 kg for example wicket gates, boxes, construction materials and so forth. To get the best quotes for transporting pallets from skillful transport companies that specialise in pallets shipping list your delivery on Clicktrans. The key aspect in quoting pallets transport is to know the exact number, weight and type of objects that will be transported. Loaded pallets are lifted by forklifts.

Europallets and other types of pallets 

Europallet, also called EPAL or EURO is the one most frequently used in pallet transport. Its regular size is 800x1200x150 mm. These dimensions can vary depending on the type and use of pallets, though europalet size is rather consistent from one producer to another. In the industrial transport there are also so-called EUR2 pallets. They are 1m wide, 1.2m long and 144mm tall.  The ones 1135 x 1133 milimeters are used for shipping connex boxes. Often, wooden pallets are replaced by plastic ones due to their longer usability. Plastic pallets can be useful from 10 up to 15 years.

Cost of pallet shipping in Europe

Average cost of pallet transport on international routes is 120 GPB and 10p per kilometer.