Cairns serves as a significant transportation and logistics hub for Far North Queensland, particularly in relation to international trade and tourism. The recently completed RTDC, now brings to the region, superior opportunities for airfreight solutions.
Air Freight Handling Services Pty Ltd are the operators of the Regional Trade Distribution Centre in Cairns. They play a crucial role in assisting freight forwarders in Australia with their national and international freight requirements.
Working with the freight forwarder, Air Freight Handling Services at RTDC specialize in efficiently handling cargo at airports, including loading and unloading, palletizing, and securing shipments. They also manage documentation processes such as customs paperwork, export/import documentation, and compliance with international regulations.
Air Freight Handling Services at RTDC offer temporary warehousing and storage facilities at Cairns airport. This allows freight forwarders to store their cargo temporarily before or after transportation, ensuring flexibility in managing inventory and meeting delivery schedules. These services may also include assisting inventory management, and distribution services.
Clearing customs is a critical step in international freight forwarding. Air Freight Handling Services at RTDC have expertise in customs regulations and procedures, helping freight forwarders navigate complex customs requirements for smooth customs clearance for shipments.
Air Freight Handling Services at RTDC typically have established relationships with airlines, trucking companies, and other transportation providers. They can leverage these networks to assist efficient transportation solutions for freight forwarders to optimize routes to meet the specific requirements of each shipment.
Air Freight Handling Services at RTDC stay up to date with industry trends, regulations, and best practices. They can provide valuable insights and consultation to freight forwarders regarding optimizing their supply chains, identifying cost-saving opportunities, and navigating changing market dynamics. This knowledge exchange helps freight forwarders enhance their operations and deliver better service to their clients.
Air Freight Handling Services at RTDC offer specialized services to cater to specific industries or types of cargo. For example, they have expertise in handling perishable goods, dangerous goods, oversized shipments, or valuable items. By utilizing these specialized services, freight forwarders can ensure the safe and compliant transportation of their customers' unique cargo requirements.