The LCL (Less-than-container-load) solutions offer the possibility to ship via container without having to fill it.

Multiple shipments from different customers are grouped together to create a consolidation that allows for frequency and cost advantages.

Advantages for using LCL

Advantages for using LCL

  • Best method for small volumes
  • Allows customers to keep their inventory low
  • Decrease in purchase risk
  • Decrease in delivery time
  • More option of direct trade lanes
  • More cost effective as compared to Air Freight
  • Decrease of environmental impact as compared to Air Freight

Benefits of sending your LCL with Rhenus

  • Worldwide service at competitive prices
  • The Rhenus gateway service – globally-orientated and locally-focused
  • Supply chain optimisation with fixed departures and reliable transit times
  • Centralised control tower operation
  • Support in opening up new markets

Quality you can count on

The Rhenus core carrier programme provides the best possible transit times, space and equipment availability in combination with cost advantages for its customers’ LCL shipments.

Rhenus Logistics Italy maintains close relationships with preferred shipping companies. As a result, we can always offer the required cargo space at competitive prices – even in peak season. Additionally, your planning security can be guaranteed through fixed timetables with punctual groupage departures from European and Asian ports.


Reliable transit times

Rhenus provides worldwide LCL services at competitive prices. End-to-end solutions within a global network guarantee supply chain and transit time optimisation.

Also, our lean and regulated processes ensure on-time delivery at any given station, and cargo arriving at European seaports is quickly forwarded by truck and/or rail via our hubs.


Any questions?

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More Flexibility, Less Costs – LCL Ocean Freight
More Flexibility, Less Costs – LCL Ocean Freight

More Flexibility, Less Costs – LCL Ocean Freight

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