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Herbata 2 x 40 kg opakowanie worki (No. 2735764)

Total weight [kg]:

86.00

Packaging description:

worek trójwarstwowy typu papier/aluminium/polietylen

What is your budget? [PLN]:

300

Distance: 1176.00 km

Pick-up address and date

Belgium, Vlaanderen, Machelen

22 May 2018

Delivery address and date

Poland, Łódź Voivodeship, Zgierz

From 26 May 2018 to 30 May 2018


Food transport

Food transport is one of the sections that has the most restrictive standards when it comes to storage and transporting. The most important reason is the high risk of food getting spoiled if stored and shipped improperly. The possible transport provider ought to keep the standards of storage and transporting food so as to prevent the products from rotting and therefore getting damaged permanently. The transport provider also has to attain necessary certifications expressing that he is fitted to safely ship food and has needed devices. One of the reasons food transport has such restrictive norms is the diversity of the category – within “Food” section you may find: meat, dairy, frozen products, vegetable products, liquids, cereals and many others. Each of this special groups needs its own appropriate storing and transporting environment, like certain temperature or humidity. Transport providers that are willing to ship food ought to keep the delivery date, because of the usually short expiration dates of the load. Additionally they should ensure that the load is secured correctly and shielded from weather conditions. In addition a transport provider who wants to transport food products, must obtain needed permissions from Food Standard Agency.

Cost of food shipping

Cost of food shipping fluctuates hugely, because the category is really varied. As it is with the most cargo, the price of shipping depends on the dimensions and weight of the load as well as route length and also whether the route crosses any borders. But with food shipment there is another price-defining factor: whether your cargo requires special conditions for the transport. So when you have to ship a load that has to be kept in certain temperature or humidity, it’s best to be ready to pay more than you would while shipping for example furniture of comparable weight and dimensions.