In the world of freight forwarding, relationships are crucial. That’s why Horizon International has developed robust long-term partnerships with all major shipping lines. This means our customers benefit from flexibility, protected space allocations and cost-effective solutions.
So, whether you have a large FCL requirement or a smaller LCL Consolidation order, we have both the carrier relationships and expertise to suit your individual needs.
Once your booking has been made, your operations contact will manage your consignment from door-to-door. You’ll also be able to fully track and report your shipment with hiCloud. If there are any deviations to the planned schedule, we will ensure that all contingencies are prepared and you are kept informed.
Our Ocean Freight Services Include;
A cost-effective method of transportation. Our clients can take advantage of reduced rates, protected capacity and reliable schedules.
FCL Full Container Load
The safest and most secure mode of transportation. You have the exclusive rights to the container so it’s only your cargo, nothing else.
Refrigerated Container Transportation
Our customised and dynamic supply chain management solutions ensure refrigerated and perishables goods reach their destination, fresh.
Transform multiple individual Less-than-Container-Load (LCL) orders into a single Full Container Load (FCL). Saving you time and money.
We offer a complete product preparation service for goods destined for Amazon Warehouses across the UK, Europe and the USA.
To speed up transit times, we provide online connections with appropriate authorities to facilitate electronic submission at all major ports and airports.
Books are required to support specific museum exhibitions and therefore timing is critical. Orders are placed to ensure that completion dates coincide. Orders are delivered to two US and one UK location.
Horizon International are pleased and proud to have worked closely with Josh Renouf, founder & designer of the amazing Barisieur from his initial Kickstarter product launch to over 2,000 global backers through to his evolution into an eCommerce and Retail business.
A world leader in automotive production, the company manufacturers and retails commercial and private vehicles on a global scale.
The client was a small consumer electronics start-up company. They have subsequently grown significantly and now turnover c. USD $80m p.a., with Horizon International supporting their growth and new market entry throughout.
Supply Chain processes which had been fit for purpose 3 years ago had proven not to be scalable and as a result, the client had experienced a range of challenges in terms of visibility, control and cost management.
Horizon supported a major automotive supplier in reducing cost and enhancing efficiency through a customised supply chain solution.