Shipping freight to South America, whether for the first time or on a regular basis, can be a challenging experience. Therefore, you should always hire a freight forwarding company that understands the local business culture, language, and customs regulations, and has a proven track record of success in shipping cargo to South America.
Over the past 20 years, Latin American Cargo has helped countless importers and exporters build stronger relationships with their clients by providing excellent logistics and freight forwarding services.
Our experience, combined with our extensive network of carriers, allows us to provide a wide range of international freight shipping services to South America.
Do you want to ship containers, heavy-duty cargo, or vehicles to South America? We provide door-to-port, port-to-port, and door-to-door transportation services to all the major ports in South America, such as Cartagena, Guayaquil, Lima Callao, Valparaiso or Santos.
We offer full container load shipping services to South America in 20ft and 40ft containers. Should you require another type of equipment to handle the cargo, such as open-top containers, flat racks, reefers, or others, our specialized equipment division will offer you the best alternatives available.
Our ocean consolidation service is the best solution if your shipment to South America cannot fill an entire container. When using this service, the rate applicable is based on the volume of the cargo. Weight-based pricing applies, however, if the cargo exceeds the maximum permitted weight per cubic meter.
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Roll-On/Roll-Off is the cheapest and safest way to transport vehicles and heavy equipment to South America. With RORO, your cargo is simply driven on and off a specific vessel, or towed using a modular transporter. Whatever the type and size of your wheeled or static cargo, we can ship it via RORO to South America.
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Breakbulk shipping is the best option when your freight is too large or too heavy to fit into standard containers. Our Project Cargo team possesses the necessary experience to plan every detail proactively whenever you need to ship out-of-gauge cargo that must be loaded individually rather than in containers onto an ocean vessel.
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Thanks to our vast network of air freight carriers we offer daily and weekly departures to South America’s major international airports. As part of our air freight solutions, we offer airport-to-airport, airport-to-door, and door-to-airport services.
We provide safe and reliable airfreight services to South America for all your air transportation needs, including high-value and time-sensitive goods. We manage your shipments from start to finish, overseeing the entire logistics chain from the moment your cargo is picked up until it reaches its destination.
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Latin American Cargo’s air freight charter service is also the perfect solution if you need your freight exports to be transported quickly and cost-efficiently to South America. Our PART CHARTER and FULL CHARTER options give you peace of mind, allowing your goods to be transported safely to South America from any airport in the world.
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Each country on every continent has its own laws, guidelines, customs regulations, documentation requirements, controlled and prohibited goods lists, communication norms, and cultural biases.
If you want to be successful when importing or exporting to South America, you will need a logistics partner who knows the local business landscape and speaks the local language.
Our team of experts can provide you with the best shipping rates as well as superior freight forwarding services. You will be given expert shipping assessment, superior customer support, and tracking management. The combination of our experience, skills, and local contacts guarantees that your goods will reach South America quickly, safely, and worry-free.
In other words, as a specialized freight forwarder, we make it our mission to provide stress-free logistics services tailored to fit your needs when shipping to South America.
Despite the growing importance of China in international trade, countries such as the USA, Mexico or Canada are the source of key imports to South America.
The increasing number of bilateral free trade agreements have contributed to a sharp upswing in the South American economy, and consequently created a dynamic impact on its global supply chain.
As a result, the need for shipping to South America from the US, Canada, or Mexico has been increasing exponentially in recent years. With LAC by your side, you will reinforce your cargo shipping capability for your exports to South America.