Container transport

Container transport

CF&S arranges container transport all over the world.

 

FCL (Full Container Load) transportation is arranged in co-operation with major shipping companies in order to offer fast and favourable transport services to our customers.

 

LCL (Less than full Container Load) transportation is arranged in co-operation with our partners at various ports in Europe, the Far East, the US, Australia and Africa.

 

Working with major ocean container lines enables us to achieve the best allocations, schedules and a full range of standard and special equipment:

  • 20' and 40' Standard Containers
  • 40' and 45' High Cube Containers
  • 20' and 40' High Cube Reefer Containers
  • 20' and 40' Open Top and Collapsible Flat Rack Containers suitable for intermodal transport

Services offered by us:

  • customs brokerage
  • preparing the customs documentation
  • port-to-port or door-to-door transportation
  • cargo handling in ports, railway terminals and bonded warehouses
  • survey and quality control of cargo prior to loading into containers
  • cargo insurance, issuing of through bill of lading etc.

 

 

 Stuffing plan (PDF) 

 

Road transport

Road transport

Our range of expertise is wide, starting from small parcel shipments and ending with over-dimensioned loads.

 

Thanks to our own dedicated truck and trailer fleet and our extensive partner network in Europe and Scandinavia, we are able to offer high quality services:

  • regular services with departures from and to Europe and Scandinavia to and from Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania and Finland
  • regular connections to various destinations in Russia through our terminals
  • in cooperation with other CF&S departments (rail, sea and air freight), we offer combined transport which makes our scope even wider

 

Wide range of services

  • Less-than-Full loads, groupage from Europe and Scandinavia to the Baltic countries and Finland
  • Full load trucking
  • Chilled and frozen LTL and FTL cargo
  • Dangerous good (ADR) cargo
  • Oversized cargo
  • Customs clearance and additional cargo insurance

 

Railway transport

Railway transport

CF&S offers full freight forwarding services upon arrangement of railway transport.

  • railway transport on the territories of Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, Russia, Mongolia, Poland, Finland and CIS Countries (including the transportation in Central Asia republics)
  • transportation of heavyweight and oversized items on special 80´rail plarforms
  • commercial lease of special-purpose railcars and containers
  • loading operations in railway terminals and ports
  • preparation of cargo documents
  • preparation and arrangement of the transportation of project and oversize shipments

CF&S is mainly involved in arrangement of transportation of the following products:

  • containers (20´ and 40´ shippers own and railway containers)
  • oversize and project shipments (equipment and machinery)
  • timber products (saw logs and pulpwood, saw timber, plywood, hard- and chipboard)
  • liquid fuels (gasoline, petroleum, oil products etc.)  
  • building materials
  • pulp and paper products
  • foodstuff

 

 

 CF&S railway projects (PDF) 

 

Own rolling stock

Own rolling stock

80´railway platforms of model 23-469-07

60´railway platforms of model 13-935A-04

  • platforms of 24- and 18,4 meters long are equipped with wooden floor and are intended to carry wheeled/crawler machinery, heavy-weight containers, long-length and oversized cargo by rail

closed wagons/boxcars model 11-7038 and 11-2135-01

  • the boxcar is intended for transportation of goods within the railway network of Ukraine, the CIS and Baltic states
  • the boxcar capaciousness takes up to 25% more volume then the standard wagon (150 m3)
  • it is also possible to transport motor cars and minibuses with the height not expanding 2,7 m
  • the boxcar is more practical for transportation of light and volume goods
  • in addition to the Estonia, Latvia, and Lithuania railways, all wagons have a permit to operate on Finnish, Russian, CIS countries and Central Asian railways;
  • all wagons can be rented on daily/monthly basis or given into short-term usage on a single route (technical trip)

 

  Own Rolling-Stock Presentation (PDF)

 

Sea transport

Sea transport

Sea transport requires special attention and specialist knowledge. To provide a good service, CF&S has gathered in its Sea Transport department the best specialists in the field.

 

It does not matter whether you have bulk, general or project cargo, we can easily help you to find a suitable vessel to meet your transport needs.

 

We organize loading and discharging operations in ports and organize storage and weighing. In cooperation with professional survey companies we offer inspection of hold cleanliness, draft survey, cargo quality and quantity survey as well as other additional services for cargo owners.

 

We offer ship agency services in all Estonian ports. CF&S has diverse experience with various types of vessels – small river ships as well as big bulkers, tankers, navy ships, passenger ferries and cruise ships, modern fast catamarans, Ro-Ro ships etc.

 

CF&S has offices in all major Estonian ports: Tallinn, Paldiski, Kunda and Pärnu.

 

We are at your service 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. 

 

High & Heavy transport

High & Heavy transport

CF&S specializes in the transporting of exceptional cargo by sea, road and rail to/from the Baltic States, Russia, Finland, Mongolia, Belarus, Ukraine and other countries.


As a member of several chains of international freight forwarders associations specializing in special transport, CF&S is capable of arranging special transport practically anywhere in the world.


We prepare and authorise special cargo-securing schemes and permits for rail deliveries, also using special heavy-weight rail transporters.


Our years of experience working on large-scale projects enable us to provide complete logistics solutions and to bring different projects to successful completion. For road deliveries we use a large fleet of special transport semi-trailers.


CF&S is able to execute any large-scale project, including the transporting of:

  • agricultural and forestry machinery
  • construction equipment
  • mining machinery
  • turbines
  • generators and engines
  • commercial and heavy vehicles
  • wind converters
  • boats and yachts
  • large boilers

 

Air transport

Air transport

As cargo sales agent CF&S arranges air transport in cooperation with:

  • most major airlines in the world
  • all airlines having connection with Tallinn airport

CF&S team, having years of experience in the air transport management, finds suitable solution for you.

 

The CF&S team, boasting years of experience in organisation of air transport, will find the solution that suits you best. In addition to the usual day-to-day regular services both for exports and imports CF&S provides transport by chartered plane (air charter), on board courier and timely guaranteed delivery services.

 

With a worldwide network of partners, we offer door-to-door services covering more than 170 countries with over 1200 destinations.

 

In addition our professional and dedicated staff can organize air freight of following goods:

  • hazardous
  • temperature-sensitive
  • bulk loads
  • high-valued (precious metals, jewelry, money)

We will fly your cargo safely to its final destination.

 

Warehousing & distribution

Warehousing & distribution

CF&S operates a warehouse complex in Tallinn, in a logistically ideal location – just outside Tallinn city limits, close to the St. Petersburg highway and Tallinn Ringroad.


In a new warehouse with approximately 12 500 sqm and 23 loading ramps we can offer our clients and partners even better and more flexible service.


In addition to the standard warehouse services, we provide:

  • bonded warehouse
  • customs terminal
  • goods assembly and sorting
  • loading and unloading services
  • distribution logistics

Constant research and innovative thinking ensure our competitiveness and customer-centred approach.

 

Customs agency

Customs agency

CF&S arranges customs agency services for import and export cargoes as well as transit cargoes via Estonia.


The customs agency services offered by us include:

  • declaration of export and import goods for legal entities and private persons
  • representation of clients at the customs (broker's and principal's services)
  • customs duty guarantee
  • declaration for transit (T1)
  • customs value declaration (D.V.1)
  • proof of preferential origin (EUR.1. A.TR)
  • declaration verifying the Community customs status (T2L)
  • accompanying documents for transport (CMR, SMGS)

 

Where necessary, we offer customs agency services combined with the other services we offer, which makes the supply of goods/transport chain as convenient for customers as possible.

 

Our advantage is the availability of all necessary security and permits and the opportunity to order all preparation procedures and documentation related to customs clearance of goods from one place.

 

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