Container Shipping

We are the container transportation agent of choice for retailers and manufacturers around the globe, providing cost effective and reliable container shipping services.

Tuscor Lloyds is a major operator of worldwide logistics and a recognised force in the global container shipping industry. We have established relationships with key personnel at all the major container shipping lines, allowing us to provide high quality full container load (FCL) and less than container load (LCL) services with competitive rates and priority for space and equipment.

Our experienced FCL shipping agents are located in key transport hubs, giving us minute by minute intelligence on port operations and container vessel movements. We pass this knowledge to our customers along with access to our connections with major freight carriers and ship owners.

Trusted global partners

We have a global representatives who are constantly checked for professionalism, financial stability, and operational ability. This ensures stability of supply at all points in the chain and cargo is carefully handled right through to its destination.

Efficient & Innovative Routes

Our logistics specialists constantly check and confirm routings, and look for the best methods for shipping cargo and where possible suggest alternatives to avoid delays.

Over 20 years experience

We handle all types of cargo in a variety of industries on a daily basis.

Quick Quote Form

Looking for quick quotation on your sea freight shipment? Simply fill in the form below to contact our team of agents.

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LCL Shipping Key Features:

  • Consolidation, warehousing and packing / unpacking services
  • Wide variety and flexible choice of shipping routes
  • Freight Insurance
  • Documentation preparation and customs clearance specialists
  • Competitive LCL container shipping rates

FCL shipment key features:

  • Temperature controlled vehicles and reefer containers
  • Stuffing and un-stuffing services
  • Multiple pick-up and delivery
  • Freight Insurance
  • Customs clearance and documentation
  • Competitive FCL container shipping rates
  • Stock of certified ISO / CSC plated shipping containers

Frequently Asked Questions

What is FCL Shipping?

FCL shipments are used when a standard shipping container can be filled by one customer’s cargo shipment.

What is LCL Shipping?

LCL service is required when the quantity of freight does not fill an entire freight container. To make the shipment cheaper Tuscor Lloyds group various cargoes together into one container.

Should I use FCL or LCL for my shipment?

There are a number of advantages / disadvantages for both LCL and FCL container shipping. If you are a small to medium sized company and do not have enough inventory to fill a standard container then it is recommended that LCL will be the most cost effective method of shipping. If you are a large company with enough stock to fill a full container then FCL transportation is the way to go.

For more information read our article: LCL or FCL – Which is best for my business?

What Information do I need to make a Booking?

In order to make a booking we will need the following:

  • Shipper address and contact details
  • Receiver address and contact details
  • Description of the goods/ cargo (weight, size etc)