Pallets are used to transport loads of different types – they work as a platform for transporting sets of small parcels, items or some heavy furniture difficult to move. Pallets shipping is one of the most frequently chosen mean of transport for shipping hefty objects.On pallets you often ship loads above 70 kilograms for example entrance gates, boxes, construction equipement etcetera. To get the best quotes for transporting pallet from skillful shipping companies that specialise in pallet shipping list your delivery on Clicktrans. The key thing in calculating pallet transport is to know the precise number, weight and type of objects that will be transported. Loaded pallets are lifted by forklifts.
Europallets and other types of pallets
Europallet, otherwise called EPAL or EURO is the one most frequently utilised in pallet transport. Its standard dimensions are 800x1200x150 milimeters. These numbers can be different depending on the type and use of pallets, though europalet dimensions are rather similar from one manufacturer to another. In the industrial transport there are also so-called EUR2 pallets. They are 1000 mm wide, 1200 mm long and 144mm tall. The ones 1135 x 1133 milimeters are dedicated for shipping conteiners. Frequently, wooden pallets are overtaken by plastic ones due to their longer usability. Plastic pallet can be useful from 10 up to 15 years.
Cost of pallet transport in the EU
Average cost of pallets transport on global routes is 120 GPB and 10p per km.
Pick-up address and dateFareham, PO15 6PF, United Kingdom
Delivery address and dateWschowa, Poland