Overseas Cargo Shipping has been for centuries one of the common methods of transporting goods between countries; During the early days, a simple manifesto signed by the captain of the vessel was documentation enough to validate the shipping transaction.
Nowadays, as the industry became more organized, lucrative and massive than ever, a complete change of processes needed to be created to transport goods, commodities, machinery, heavy equipment amongst other things. It was due to this changes and professionally developed services that Limco Logistics has taken a prominent place in the industry for the past 20 years.
Another important factor for the development of the industry is and will be Speed. It is no longer acceptable by any means for a freight to take more than six months to transport goods from China to the USA or any other destination for that matter. Due to globalization and safety, as well as advancements in the transportation industry like GPS, mapping software and communications; The industry's technological partners are leading the development of new tools and gear to make ocean transportation safer, faster and more efficient than ever.
Also, with the industry advancing at a fast pace, the landscape of the using complicated terminology has come to an end, newer and easier language has been established with very few acronyms easy enough for customers and professional of the industry to use and master in their daily communications avoiding misunderstandings and errors.
The international cargo shipping community has made it easy for clients, professionals and user alike to deal with them. They have taken the initiative to make all the shippers understand the government rules, regulations, restrictions and taxes. This has made a large impact in how people understand clearly what the government stand is when it comes to shipping and all the gray areas have been eliminated. There is also the general improvement of service by the Overseas Shipping Companies. One must appreciate that Limco Logistics has great tracking technology of cargo. A customer is able to trace exactly where their cargo is and even estimate the time it will arrive. The use of the 20 foot, 40 foot and pallets to package the cargo has made transportation all the easier for all.