Navigating Trade in India with LCL Programs

Written by Shailesh Mor
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At Expeditors, we take pride in our commitment to delivering exceptional logistics solutions, and our LCL (Less than Container Load) programs are no exception. These programs have been meticulously curated over the years to cater to our customers' most frequent shipping lanes, particularly those aligned with India's largest trading partners: the United States, China, and Europe.

We understand that when it comes to LCL services, our customers have specific expectations. These expectations revolve around core elements that are vital for the success of their supply chains. Here's what you can expect when you choose our LCL services:

  1. Fast Transit Times: We prioritize efficiency and ensure that your cargo reaches its destination swiftly.

  2. Reliability: We partner with the most trusted carriers in their respective trades to ensure the safety and timely delivery of your cargo.

  3. Direct Mother Vessel Routings: Whenever available, we opt for direct routes, minimizing handling and transit times.

  4. Real-Time Visibility: We offer real-time tracking, so you're always in the know about the status of your shipments.

  5. Cargo Care & Integrity: We handle multiple commodities with utmost care to maintain cargo integrity.

  6. Weekly Sailing Frequency: We provide consistent weekly sailings to ensure your cargo moves without delays.

  7. Compliance Assurance: We handle all necessary compliances with government, regulators, and Customs at both origin and destination.

  8. LCL+ Services: Our LCL+ services include door-to-door pickup, customs clearance, and express deliveries, offering a complete logistics solution.

Our track record speaks volumes about the reliability of our programs. For over 25 years, we have consistently operated our US programs on a weekly basis, regardless of fluctuations in volume. When we initiate our consolidation programs, our commitment remains the same - weekly service without co-loading, ensuring an exclusive and dependable experience for your cargo.

Moreover, our global network of trained LCL specialists is always ready to provide personalized assistance tailored to your unique cargo and service requirements. When you choose Expeditors, you're choosing a brand known for premium service.

Our LCL programs are designed to meet and exceed your logistics expectations. Whether it's speed, reliability, compliance, or complete door-to-door solutions, we have you covered. Trust Expeditors for a seamless and dependable logistics experience that ensures your cargo arrives on time and in perfect condition.

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Blog was originally posted on October 24, 2023 7 AM

Topics: LCL, India

Shailesh Mor

Written by Shailesh Mor

Shailesh Mor has a 30+ year tenure within the logistics and supply chain industry. His extensive career spans from his contributions to one of the world's largest shipping lines to his experience with a Fortune 500 third-party logistics provider (3PL). For the past 26 years, Shailesh has dedicated his expertise to Expeditors, where he has predominantly focused on verticals including retail, pharmaceuticals, automotive, manufacturing, and oil & gas. In his current role as Ocean Director, Shailesh's central objective revolves around developing optimal solutions and capabilities to support the burgeoning ocean business segment at Expeditors within the Middle East, Africa, and the Indian Subcontinent region. His responsibilities encompass engaging with prominent clients who engage in sourcing and supply activities within the region. This entails a deep understanding of their specific requirements and the orchestration of appropriate infrastructure development within Expeditors, as well as in collaboration with government bodies, semi-government entities, and private organizations.

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