LCL Shipping

At Mainfreight, we pride ourselves on being LCL (Less than Container Load) shipping experts. Our extensive experience in the field coupled with our strong global network allows us to deliver flexible and reliable LCL solutions, tailored to our customers specific needs. From coordinating pick-ups and consolidating shipments to ensuring proper packaging and documentation, we handle every aspect of LCL shipping with precision and care. Our dedicated LCL team and in-house customs brokers have an in-depth understanding of global trade regulations and customs procedures, allowing us to navigate any challenges that may arise during the shipping process.
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Why LCL?

  • Fluctuating Demands

    LCL enables you to send more frequently, in varying quantities, allowing you to meet the fluctuating demands of your customers/market. Better yet, utilising an LCL program means you only pay for the space you require helping you save on unnecessary costs.

  • New Market Entry

    Having the flexibility of sending less than a container load allows you to trial your products in new or emerging markets before committing to full shipments.

  • Speed to Market

    Send your products as they are required, rather than enduring the unnecessary delays of waiting to send a full container load.

LCL Shipping - LCL Shipping Australia

How we support your business

  • Global Footprint

    Shipments are consolidated and managed within our global Mainfreight to Mainfreight network. This avoids third party involvement and provides you and your customers with complete visibility from pick up to delivery.

  • Service Reliability

    You can rely on our regular service schedule ensuring your customers have your products available for sale as soon as possible.

  • Multi Modal

    Combine air and ocean services to reduce transit times while remaining cost effective.

Sailing Schedules

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Sailing Schedules

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