by Planet Freight | Mar 16th, 2016 | no responses |

The world is more connected today than ever before. We can order something online and have it in our hands the next day. We send a package to our friend on the other side of the country, and they receive it in days. This is all possible because of…

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by Planet Freight | Jan 13th, 2016 | no responses |

Most people probably haven’t thought twice about shipping containers, but these containers play a crucial role in getting products where they need to go.

A shipping container, The Economist has called “the humble hero,” is a steel box that comes in a standard size to fit on or…

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by Planet Freight | Sep 09th, 2015 | no responses |

The world is getting smaller as technology increases. It is becoming more and more necessary for businesses to have global operations. Shipping your products internationally can be a daunting task. Here are three things you should know before you ship internationally.

1. Time

As you may have guessed, shipping…

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by Planet Freight | Jun 10th, 2015 | no responses |

International shipping is a very large industry. Nearly 90% of world trade is carried by the international shipping industry, according to the International Chamber of Shipping. Shipping your freight internationally can be a daunting task if you don’t know what to expect. There are many misconceptions about…

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by Planet Freight | Mar 18th, 2015 | no responses |

Shipping goods internationally can be a great opportunity to expand your company’s reach. However, it can also seem like a daunting task. To help you out in your shipping endeavors, we have put together a list of 7 things you absolutely need to think about when shipping internationally.

Customs Regulations


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