Boost Your Bottom Line with Freight Consolidation
Freight shipping consolidation helps organizations streamline shipping, enhance security—and cut costs
What is freight consolidation?
Shippers who take advantage of freight consolidation—combining cargo with multiple other shippers for co-transport—often enjoy better rates, as well as enhanced delivery speeds, security, flexibility and more.
Why select AIT for freight consolidation?
AIT's transportation logistics experts call upon our global network and more than four decades of experience to source predictably priced capacity, across modes and lanes, throughout the year.
As a result, we can offer highly competitive rates and flexible, customized options that meet your requirements, as well as access to:
- Secure shipment tracking and tracing
- 24/7 customer support
- The world's largest consolidation network
- Strong relationships with core and specialty carriers
- And much more!
Explore AIT's shipping consolidation process
Consolidate freight in three simple steps
AIT's freight consolidation service is a secure, cost-effective shipping alternative that helps organizations of all types take advantage of the benefits of combined cargo.
Across modes, shipping consolidation with AIT follows this basic process:
Step 1: Cargo pick up and transport to AIT for processing in accordance with TSA and IATA guidelines.
Step 2: Overnight transport to designated gateway city for consolidation.
Step 3: Tender to pre-selected carrier.
What additional options can AIT include with shipping consolidation?
At AIT, we do a lot more than consolidate freight. Around the world, we offer a comprehensive range of supply chain services across nearly every mode, including barge, ground, rail, and air.
And our global logistics experts are ready to work alongside you to develop a customizable program from a range of options, including:
- Customs clearance via our in-house brokerage
- Exclusive air and sea charters
- Cold chain packing and reefer services
- Foreign banking support
- Sight draft creation
- Letters of credit development
- Legalization support
- Direct filing via the Automated Export System
- Purchase order management
- Landed costing
- Packaging solutions
- Permit management
- And much more!
Enhance your shipping, delivery experiences when you consolidate freight with AIT
When you partner with AIT to consolidate freight, you gain access to a team of global freight forwarders who have the experience, knowledge, and industry relationships to successfully manage every aspect of your shipping process—from booking your cargo to arranging pickup and delivery to managing shipping documentation.