Bavaria Shipping Agency

Our Services

With Bavaria Shipping Agency you and your needs are our priority.
Our organization is flexible and will fulfill all your logistic needs. This we prove again and again in our daily business with our clients.

Among other things, we offer:

Short-term bookings

We realize short-term contracts. We know how important your cargo is.
We reserve the containers you need and save the space on the respective vessels, even in times of limited capacities.

Custom Clearance and Settlement

We maintain a direct online connection to the German customs to ensure the export customs clearance of your products quickly and safely.
In other European ports, we cooperate with longstanding partners such as ATLANTIC in Antwerp, EXPAIDE in France or in Italy FORMARO.
For customs clearance and additional services in the receiving countries, we have a network of reliable agents. In the Far East we are working with CAPITAL DISTRIBUTION SERVICES LTD. In the USA, we are represented by the AMERICAN RIVER which entertains offices on the East and West Coasts. In addition, we rely on international organizations and principal offices of the shipping companies we use, so we can offer any prior and subsequent handling, customs clearance, FOB, EXW or any other Incoterms to do business.

Crosstrades

Through our global shipping companies and forwarding connections we can also assist you in cross-trades.

Inland transport

We cooperate with all established modes of transport such as Transfracht, BoxXpress and others. Furthermore, if possible we use environmentally friendly Inland waterway vessels in order to bring your cargo from and to the seaports.
Our truck transports are carried out by German hauliers who perform with modern, low-emission vehicles and chassis in accordance with the German safety standards.

Equipment

In cooperation with the shipping companies we assure, that only high-quality, well-maintained, clean and sealed containers are used for your precious cargo. We are constantly informed about the equipment and can control the status of the empty equipment in the depots accordingly.

Documents

We keep a tight network with the shipping companies we use. This allows us to handle the B/L Process (draft and original) properly and quickly. Furthermore we can provide you at any time with the latest additional surcharges, war risks and other relevant information. Furthermore we monitor the conformity of the B/L creation with your specification.

Planning, calculation, quotation and implementation of

Project cargo

  • Ro/Ro
  • Heavy loads and conventional cargo
  • Arranging seaworthy packaging of your goods

Container shipment

  • Calculation and creation of storage proposals
  • Assignment of contracts to competent packing partners
  • Surveillance and monitoring of packaging and
 subsequent documentation in the form of
packing lists and digital Image documents

LCL/Groupage

  • For your general cargo we offer
worldwide consolidation services from Hamburg
and Bremen and direct from the packing station
  • Offer preparation for all your inquiries
  • Information about exit opportunities at the respective carriers.
  • Booking your shipments with all details, such as ship, departure and arrival times.
  • Affordable pre-shipment through optimization of import and export movements
  • Transport to the respective ports and FOB completion
  • Shipments from and to your respective ports
  • Customs clearance and forwarding in the countries recipient
  • Carrying out shipments, also for unconventional
load transport e.g. over-height and over-size
  • Affreightments of all kinds of parts and / or full charter
  • Monitoring the B / L creation in conformity with
 your specifications (letters of credit)
  • Accounting of all activities directly with you - if desired also in USD