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Jars of homemade preserves in 6 plastic crates/ 6 plastikowych skrzynek ze słoikami (No. 6682163)

Total weight [kg]:

150

Packaging description:

Jars placed in 6 plastic crates / słoiki wstawione w 6 plastikowych skrzyne

Distance: 1466.00 km

Pick-up address and date

Poland, Kuyavian-Pomeranian Voivodeship, Bydgoszcz

Flexible dates

Delivery address and date

United Kingdom, England, London

Flexible dates


Food transport

Food shipment is one of the categories that has the most strict rules concerning storage and transporting. The main cause is the high risk of food getting spoiled if stored and transported incorrectly. The possible transport provider should uphold the norm of storage and shipping food so as to protect the cargo from spoiling and thus getting damaged permanently. The transport provider also ought to have needed permissions expressing that he is able to safely ship food and has needed devices. One of the main reasons food transport has such strict standards is the variety of the category – within “Food” category you may find: meat, dairy, frozen products, vegetable products, liquids, cereals and many more. Each of this special groups needs individual storing and shipping environment, for example certain temperature or humidity. Transport providers that are thinking of transporting food have to keep the delivery date, due to the often short expiration dates of the cargo. They also ought to guarantee that the cargo is secured well and shielded from weather conditions. Furthermore a transport provider who wants to transport food products, must acquire needed permissions from Food Standard Agency.

Cost of food transportation

Price of food transportation differs hugely, since the section is very varied. Similarly to the most loads, the cost of transport is connected with the dimensions and weight of the cargo and route length as well as whether the route crosses any borders. Still with food shipment we can discern another price-defining factor: whether your load requires certain conditions for the transport. So when you ought to ship a cargo that needs to be shipped in specific temperature or humidity, you should probably be prepared to pay more than you would while shipping for example furniture of comparable weight and dimensions.