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Collect 1 palletised crate from Florence, Italy and delivery to Altrincham. (No. 4621317)

Item height [m]:

1

Total weight [kg]:

500.00

Number of items:

1

Type of service:

Transportation only

Do you need a VAT invoice?:

Yes

Item length [m]:

1.2

Item width [m]:

1.2

Distance: 1831.00 km

Pick-up address and date

Italy, Tuscany, Florence

Flexible dates

Delivery address and date

United Kingdom, England, Altrincham

Flexible dates


Pallet transport

Pallet transport

Pallets are utilised to carry loads of different kinds – they work as a protection for transporting sets of small packets, objects or some bulky house appliances awkward to move. Pallets shipping is commonly chosen type of transport for shipping heavy loads.On pallets you often transport deliveries above 70 kilograms for instance entrance gates, boxes, construction materials and so on. To get the best quotes for transporting pallets from skillful shipping providers that specialise in pallets shipping post your listing on Clicktrans. The key aspect in calculating pallet transport is to check the exact number, weight and type of objects that will be shipped. Loaded pallets are lifted by forklifts.

Europallets and other types of pallets 

Europallet, otherwise called EPAL or EURO is the one most frequently used in pallets transport. Its regular dimensions are 800x1200x150 milimeters. These figures can be different depending on the type and use of pallets, though europalet size is rather similar from one producer to another. In the industrial shipping there are also so-called EUR2 pallets. They are 1m wide, 1200 mm long and 144mm tall.  The ones 1135 x 1133 mm are for transporting connex boxes. Oftentimes, 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 the EU

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