CSLS have connections throughout the world so that we can move your product to where you need it, whether that be by air, land or sea.
As part of the Cargo Services family we work very closely with over 80 offices across the world to design freight solutions to meet your needs.
As a combined group we manage a large amount of volume and we use this to work with leading transport and freight providers to get competitive rates and services for our customers, whether that be in Australia, Asia or most places across the world.
CSLS have an extensive and well-established Global Network of Sea Freight Offices. We handle 90,000 FCL containers (131,000+ TEU) and 19,000 cbm as LCL shipments per annum, a combination of both import and export.
We provide guaranteed space protection during peak seasons, particularly on major trade lanes into and out of Australia.
Due to our Global reach and strong alliance with leading global carriers we offer competitive rates and flexible transit times to meet our clients varying requirements.
Dedicated Key Account Management teams, in our Melbourne, Sydney, and Brisbane offices, work closely with our origin and destinations operations specialists, managing all aspects of ocean freight services and supporting long-term relationships. We also have formed a national network of wharf cartage specialists to offer premium container deliveries to both clients and our own DC’s.
Via our comprehensive worldwide network, CSLS provide import and export Airfreight services covering all end-to-end requirements for our clients.
From simple shipments through to more detailed specifications, such as GOH for Fashion Logistics, along with aircraft charter during peak seasons, we handle 2 million chargeable KG’s in Airfreight volume per annum. Additionally, Sea-air options are available as a cost-saving alternative.
CSLS have established back to back contracts and relationships with major airlines servicing all major trade lanes.
Our block space agreements ensure 100% service continuity through key peak seasonal activities / product launches.
CSLS offers auditing services of a valued customer present tariff classification database and provides relevant information, advice and guidance to help ensure your goods are properly classified and rated for duty.
Our in-house team of Customs Brokers, Classifiers and Support Staff offer over 175 years collective experience which, coupled with our verification service, efficiently expedites clearance from port of arrival to ultimate destination.
Additional services include advice and management related to: Consultancy; Free Trade Agreements; Preferential Tariff Treatment; Tariff Rulings & Tariff Concession Order Applications; Duty Refunds, Relief & Planning and Duty Valuations.
Through our network of Transportation partners, CSLS can service DC’s, retail stores, concessions, department stores, independent retailers and online customers nationwide.
We are able to comply with all packaging and labelling requirements for Australian distribution, DC’s and stores for Pallet and Carton specifications, shrink wrap requirements, Import packaging, Labelling & dangerous goods.
Additionally, we can produce sortation ready labels to remove cost and support the differing needs of your Transport providers.
Want to know where your merchandise is, and know if it has it been delivered, we have tools to help you with that as well.