From Toyama to overseas. From overseas to Toyama. Our international distribution service can meet a wide range of global business needs. In exporting and importing freight, you have to take various procedures with customs, marine cargo carrier and/or air carrier, in parallel with distribution works such as pickup, packing and transportation of goods. We have established a consolidated system to carry out all the complicated procedures on your behalf. From choosing an optimal transportation method to cost saving, we put ourselves in your place and provide you thorough service.
By taking the advantage of our flexible customs warehouse, we provide you consolidated distribution service from packing, customs clearance and transportation to shipping or flight. Based on our long experience in forwarding international freight, mainly industrial products, we have expanded our global network and can meet customers’ requests for local transportation and setup of the products.
In Japan, it is required, in principle, to perform a customs entry for import and export cargo to customs after carrying the cargo into a bonded area. Customs warehouse has been established to simplify and accelerate the customs clearance procedure. In general, cargo can be stored there for 2 years.
Following is the flow of our international freight forwarding services from pre-survey to follow-up in a destination country.
There are various restrictions and conditions by country and by item for handling of import and export cargo. We consult with your counterparty in Japan to check and confirm the contents of order form and contract in advance to provide you assurance and prevent any damage or trouble.
We visit your counterparty in Japan to pick up the cargo to be exported to you. Our highly experienced staff can safely carry out not only general cargo but also heavy products and plant equipment.
In consideration of safety and cost-efficiency, we offer you an optimal proposal on packing in compliance with the standards of your destination country. We are also good at packing fragile , delicate and odd-shaped goods as well as heavy products. We can provide moisture-proof/anti-corrosion/ fumigation processing, if necessary, and pass strict customs inspection smoothly.
We can take procedures and make documents needed to apply for an export permit on your behalf and obtain the permit as quickly as possible. By taking the advantage of our customs warehouse that we boast, we can provide you smooth pickup, packing, customs clearance and transport services in time for your shipping date.
Overland transport (OLT) is to carry cargo that has cleared customs to a port by land. We have established safe, fast and secure consolidated door-to-door transport system to utilize trucking and container drayage.
The cargo arrived in the port can be smoothly shipped to a vessel or container as we don’t have to carry in or out the cargo at warehouse in a bonded area nor take customs inspection. We surely carry out shipping, booking of flight, taking out a marine/air transport insurance policy and acquiring bill of lading (BL) on your behalf.
We track the cargo after it has arrived in a destination country and provide you timely information about it. We can also offer you a consolidated distribution service including transport to the final place of delivery, carry-in and setup of the cargo in the countries where we have long business experiences.