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LCL Shipping: Less-Than-Container-Load Logistics

Less-than-container-load (LCL) refers to smaller-volume ocean freight shipments that do not require full container capacity. Multiple shipments from various clients are joined together to form a consolidation, which allows for cost savings.

 Our LCL Services – Your Advantages

Our LCL Services – Your Advantages

In comparison to entire container loads, consolidating many shipments from various customers allows you to share transportation costs (FCL). Furthermore, LCL ocean freight is an excellent cost-effective choice for less-time-sensitive air freight shipments, not only lowering expenses but also lowering your environmental impact.

Freight Options for Your LCL Shipment

You can choose between these freight options: Seaport-to-seaport, door-to-door, seaport-to-door or door-to-seaport transport. Let us find the best possible option and route for your shipments.

Out of the thousand direct services the Rhenus Group features, Rhenus Malaysia offers more than 150 import and export lanes for premium, weekly consolidation services from Europe to Malaysia, and vice versa. Local expertise and in-depth experience allow us to provide tailored solutions for varying industry needs. Our reliable customer service includes 24/7 operational support and one point of contact will attend to any shipment enquiries – including unusual assignments.

These, and other notable value-added services, make Rhenus Malaysia the perfect choice for your shipping requirements.

Our ocean freight customised and integrated solutions:

  • Full-container load (FCL), less-than-container-load (LCL) and break bulk offered to and from Europe and various locations in Asia
  • Import and export LCL consolidation box from Europe to Malaysia and vice versa via our gateways in Hilden, Germany and Singapore. Our network in Europe includes countries such as Germany, UK, Scandinavia (Norway, Sweden, Finland, Denmark), Netherlands, Belgium, Switzerland, Austria and South Eastern Europe (Czech, Slovenia, Hungary, Slovakia, Poland, Bulgaria, Romania)
  • Project or oversized cargo
  • Buyer's consolidation
  • Door to door services
  • Climate controlled or reefer
  • Multimodal services or transshipment
  • Carter and barging services
  • Full and part charter
  • Roll-on / roll-off

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
  • Competitive and flexible pricing – Our services are cost-effective and designed with maximising efficiency in mind
  • Fast transit times – With efficient systems in place, we will deliver well within the required deadline
  • One point of contact – One reliable and experienced expert will be in charge per project and will be with you every step of the way

Quality you can count on

For its customers' LCL shipments, the Rhenus core carrier program offers the greatest possible transit times, space, and equipment availability, as well as cost savings.

Rhenus Malaysia has strong ties to its chosen shipping companies. As a result, even during high season, we can always provide the required cargo space at an affordable price. Furthermore, set timetables with punctual groupage departures from Asian ports can provide your planning security.


Reliable transit times

Rhenus offers low-cost LCL services all around the world. Within a worldwide network, end-to-end solutions ensure supply chain and transit time optimization.

Our lean and regulated operations also ensure on-time delivery at every given station, and goods arriving at Asian seaports is rapidly moved via our hubs.


Any questions?

Our experts are always there for you. If you wish, we will also call you back - convenient and straightforward.

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