Send Cargo to Fiji

Send Cargo to Fiji

There are many reasons or ways in which you may need to send cargo to Fiji. It may be for your business, personal reasons, or even to send across urgent goods or documents. Whether you’re a trader in import/export cargo to Fiji, or you have family and friends residing in Fiji, sending cargo to Fiji is easy if you choose a trusted freight forwarder. If you are in the market to send cargo to Fiji, the following may be of use to you! Industrial Cargo to Fiji in 20ft/40ft Containers One of the cheapest and most popular ways to ship goods overseas is by ocean cargo. When it comes to industrial cargo, most export traders opt for 20ft or 40ft containers to ship their cargo on FCL shipping basis, which means that the entire container is exclusively used by one shipper. LCL Sea Cargo to Fiji LCL which stands for Less than Container Shipping, is an option where a container is shared between a number of shippers. The cargo, either in shipping boxes, tea chests or crates, is secured and shipped communally. This is a very popular choice of sea cargo shipping due to the lower shipping rates. This mode of shipping is also used greatly for personal effects and household goods shipments especially if you do not have enough goods to fill an entire container and your budget does not allow you to use a whole container on FCL basis. Moving to Fiji International moving can be a hassle for many people, but with the right shipping advice and help of your shipping company, you will be in...

Your Shipments to Fiji

Did you know that when it comes to wanting to send your cargo to Fiji from Australia, we are here to make you life easier and simpler? Indeed! Not only do we have 3 major offices in Melbourne, we also have state offices in every  state capital, and not to mention agents for convenient drop off or pick up. Your shipments to Fiji will be sent with ease. First off, let us look at our annual calendar, then our warehousing facilities, our value-added service and not to mention of agent network. Calendar for Sending Shipments to Fiji Our Cargo Warehousing Facilities in Melbourne Our warehouses and offices are located in Campbellfield | Noble Park | Hopper Crossing With shipments to Fiji weekly, you are able to maintain a frequent schedule for your business operations. Our business hours of operation include the following. Monday: 9am to 5pm Tuesday: 9am to 5pm Wednesday: 9am to 5pm Thursday: 9am to 5pm Friday: 9am to 5pm Saturday: 9am to 1pm Sunday & Public Holidays: Closed Our Office and Agent Network Our parent company is well placed all around Australia, with offices in the following regions accordingly. Contact us to get more info on our weekly shipments to Fiji. Whether you are looking for Commercial Cargo, Personal Effects Shipping, or Excess Luggage Shipping, we’ve got your covered. Contact us at Cargo to Fiji to get an obligation free quick quote to move ahead!  ...
Fijian Market

Fijian Market

If you are embarking on setting up shop in the islands of Fiji, which is formed by an archipelago of approximately 332 islands, known the Fijian market profile goes a long way to understanding the waters before you jump in. Looking at a snapshot of the trade that occurs in the Fijian market, there have been A$1,276 million imports to Australia from Fiji, whereas A$585 million has accounted for exports to Fiji from Australia. The population of the country amasses to 0.9 million people, and the capital of Fiji is Suva. As a major regional island in the Pacific, Fiji acts as a hub between the Americas and the Asia/Oceania regions.  With many investments and opportunities occurring in the Fijian market, foreign markets have looked kindly on the islands and are stepping up and developing the country further to accent its role in the Pacific area. When setting up for business in Fiji, knowing a local representative or utilising their assistance can aid in going through government regulations especially if you are not too familiar with the proceedings. For Australian getting into the Fijian market, it is recommended that you contact AusTrade when you are looking at investing in Fiji in some way. We also recommend that you take the time to read up on literature regarding the Fijian market, and obtain professional advice from specialists and industry players so that market entry is not a factor. Keeping an eye on tariffs and taxes is also vital to ensuring that you do not stumble upon unexpected costs. There may be import duties from 0 to 33% based on the...
Infrastructure of the Ports of Fiji

Infrastructure of the Ports of Fiji

The Fiji Islands have long been an important piece in the relations between Oceania and the Pacific players. With the steady development and progress of investments to Fiji and its neighbours, much of the infrastructure of the ports of Fiji has seen growth. In this blog, we look at the ports of Fiji and their facilities and capacities. The major ports of Fiji include Suva, Laotuka, Levuka, Malau, and  Vuda,  Rotuma and Wairiki acting as secondary ports.  With its strategic placement in the south pacific, Fiji has become a great asset to the Pacific Forum Line that operates shipping lines between the twelve shareholder countries. With the growing demand for shipping facilities on a regional and global scale, the ports of Fiji need to aligned with the global trends and must be made available in terms of infrastructure. The following includes the infrastructure of the main ports of Fiji; Suva and Laotuka. Port of Suva The largest of Fiji’s ports, the port of Suva is one of the busiest and acts as the maritime gateway to the capital of Fiji. Within the city of Suva, you are also linked with road and air communications allowing it to be quality player in the logistics game. The following include the wharfs of the Port of Suva, as well as the facts pertaining to this major port and it’s capabilities Wharf Length (Meters) Depth Alongside (Meters) Overseas Kings 492 11.6 Walu Bay 184 9.0 Princess 156 5.0 LOCAL Muaiwalu I 30 4.5 Muaiwalu II 120 5.0 Position: 18 degrees -8S, 178 degrees -26E 5 Berth Locations Kings South; 11 m @ CD Kings...
Fiji Investments and Shipping Infrastructure

Fiji Investments and Shipping Infrastructure

The Fiji Islands are located in the Pacific Ocean between the Australia and the Americas and its prime location has made it a hub for regional businesses. With its immediate neighbours, such as the Samoa, and Tonga, as well as other   countries in the Micronesia, Melanesia, Polynesia and Oceania, Fiji investments and shipping infrastructure has seen a boost in development and progress. With international services, and being a telecommunications in the South Pacific regions, a business hub for the area, more and more investors are looking to Fiji to expand the businesses. The port of Suva carries out most of the international operations and features a wharf for handling both cargo handling and passenger vessels too, whereas the ports of Lautoka, Levuka, and Savusavu are used for minor operations. The Fijian EEZ (Exclusive Economic Zone) is encompassed of approximately 330 islands that covers approximately 1.3mn m2 of the South Pacific area where only one third of the total are inhabited. Working with various government associations, the Fijian government is committed to ensuring that sea operations are carried out with the assurance that they are environmentally friendly and safe. As Fiji is located in a prime location in the south pacific region, and its known as a transhipment hub, Fiji investments are on the growing trend with international shipping services, bulk cargo handling and more shipping infrastructure being developed to further global ties.  With Fiji being responsible for the Pacific Island State and actively involved in the Pacific Forum Line that services the Pacific region with its 12 shareholder countries. These include Cook Islands, Kiribati, Marshall Islands,Nauru, New Zealand, Niue,...
Container Shipments from Australia to Fiji and Pacific Islands

Container Shipments from Australia to Fiji and Pacific Islands

If you are looking for means of sending container shipments from Australia to Fiji and other neighbouring Pacific Islands, then you’re in luck; this blog post may be of interest to you. As an Australian based freight handler, we fully understand the dynamics of working with international logistics and shipping. With the mission to ensure that each container shipment not only reaches the desired point of delivery at the right time, place and with the right rate and condition is our priority. As a global shipping operator with frequent container shipments from Australia to Fiji, Cargo to Fiji and our parent company, Transco International has made a name in the global shipping market as a reliable global freight forwarding company. With cost effective shipping solutions along international sea trade routes, you are able to make use of the economies of scale to be privy to affordable rates for your personal effects or commercial cargo. Having over two decades worth of experience in the ocean cargo and container shipments, you are in safe hands! The most popular options for sending container shipments from Australia include 20ft or 40ft shipping containers. Apart from the generic containers, you may also opt for flat rack, open-top, high cube, break bulk and RORO types of shipping containers. If you are unsure of which type of container shipment mode to choose from, our CtF (Cargo to Fiji) shipping agents will be able to help you. Often general containers are the best suited for cargo in boxes or crates, which are loaded into container either on LCL or FCL basis; ideal for personal effects shipping or...