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Value-Added Services Ocean Freight

In addition to the transport of your ocean freight, value-added services offer support along the entire supply chain and includes the successful delivery of your goods from door to door.


Support along the Entire Supply Chain

Ocean freight transport doesn’t begin and end at the port. Our specialists at Rhenus Philippines can support you along the entire transport journey. Be it handling, documentation, customs clearance, insurance or digital and express services – you can choose from a vast array of additional services for your cargo. Find out more about our value-added services.

Value-Added Services for Ocean Freight

Ocean Freight Handling

With our flexible warehouse solutions, you will benefit from state-of-the-art and secured indoor and outdoor storage facilities at port locations globally. Our highly competent staff are proficient in handling all types of cargo and our modern equipment guarantees a safe handling of your goods. For each size and duration, Rhenus Philippines offers you storage availabilities for several days directly at your local Rhenus branch close to the seaport. Even longer-term storage can be facilitated through our in-house contract logistics specialists.

Rhenus repacks or resizes your personal shipment in conformance to your needs. It is essential to understand all handling specifics of every individual cargo type: Special conditions are required for repacking your cargo in seaworthy packaging that meets the conditions of maritime transport. Rhenus Philippines ensures the protection of your cargo, and meets defined quality and handling standards. Our specialists are ready to provide quality service for any category of cargo repacking operations.

Rhenus Philippines assures that markings showing the actual vendor of your goods are detached and your delivery documents are attached. We remove labels, unpack and neutralise your whole consignment and repack it before forwarding. Rhenus Philippines ensures that the packaging of your cargo as well as the set of documents related to your ocean freight shipments matches with your specifications.

Rhenus Philippines offers an effective sorting solution according to your personal requirements. Your cargo is sorted for each individual order in a specified area in our warehouse. Our highly competent staff in the picking area complies the goods that have been sorted and processes the order. Rhenus Philippines assures compliance to delivery dates and exact handling of the flow of your cargo. 

Rhenus Philippines offers you various monitoring options for your ocean freight shipment to assure the protection of your cargo. Our special tools grant logistics quality control and present you the opportunity to observe the transportation processes and learn essential information about the conditions of your goods during transit, warehousing, material handling and packaging. With exceptional technologies, such as sensor technology contributed by well-established cooperating partners, Rhenus Philippines can track your cargo with sensors including GPS position, temperature and light. Moreover, we monitor the acceleration and pressure your cargo is transported with as well as geo-fencing and preserved integrity.

Rhenus Philippines affixes specific supplementary labels to the cargo according to your personal requirements. Did you forget product information on the packaging? Or do you want to provide extra information on labels for the goods? We add this and attach labels in a fast and straightforward manner to avoid delays and assure transparency, process control and efficiency along your supply chain.

Regardless of how you transport your products, you need to be definitely sure that they arrive in the expected condition and fulfill all relevant requirements. Rhenus Philippines conducts a supplementary shipment inspection to offer you a professional review of the quality, quantity, labelling, packaging and loading of your ocean freight and help you to meet quality standards, technical specifications and contractual requirements.

Rhenus Philippines assures the efficiency, functionality and stability of your cargo by placing loose cargo boxes (including shrink-wrapping) on a pallet pursuant to typical maritime transportation standards. Smooth stacking and unstacking of your cargo has a significant importance in terms of quicker handling and less damage to move your freight more efficiently.

E-Solutions for Your Ocean Freight

We connect your IT systems to our own to readily exchange data like shipment orders or status codes for automating business processes. The transfer of structured data from one computer to another using approved message standards helps you to receive data instantly without any human intervention. Rhenus Philippines assures better data quality, lesser sources of error and the acceleration of the entire transaction process.

Rhenus Philippines grants access to a customised dashboard dedicated to your shipments. This dashboard allows you to readily monitor and report your main logistics KPIs. Whether you need to analyse reports about a certain ocean freight shipment status, transit times or the shipping of your goods, Rhenus Philippines provides you with dedicated KPIs, graphics, world maps and much more. Analyse both your shipments and shipment flow and have everything under control.

Document Solutions for Ocean Freight Shipments

Rhenus Philippines prints a proof of delivery (POD) for your ocean freight shipment and forwards it to you by postal service instead of providing it electronically. It is one of the most crucial documents in your transport process and certifys that your shipment has been delivered properly.

You are not yet ready to switch to e-invoicing and want to receive your invoices as printouts? To assure we are adhering to your personal requirements, Rhenus Philippines offers to print your invoices and send them to you by postal service.

Rhenus Philippines offers swift and reliable deliveries of your confidential documents across several countries via courier service. This supplementary service grants you the possibility to track your mail and ensure proof of delivery.

Rhenus Philippines provides customised reports based on KPIs for a specified period and as per your personal request. Your business depends on data to make decisions and run as efficiently as possible. Thus, we seek to provide you with every bit of information on your shipment in personalized reports to help you manage your data. Whether you need the data filled in your Excel reports or in your personal portal, Rhenus Philippines provides you with flexible services in line with your requirements.

Express Solutions for Ocean Freight

Rhenus Philippines offers you a vast array of express pickup and delivery services for all immediate ocean freight shipments that need to be on a certain vessel or need to reach your consignee faster. No matter whether it’s an individual deadline which must be fulfilled or certain transit times which do not suit you, Rhenus Philippines ensures faster pickups and deliveries than the guaranteed standard. Rhenus X-Press pickup and delivery is more than just a regular service. It’s swift, convenient and reliable.

By choosing Rhenus Speed+ you receive the most reliable service for booking faster transit times on the vessel. With years of experience and collaboration with the most reputable carriers in the industry, we assure that your requirements are fulfilled at a global level in terms of a swifter, better and leaner delivery. If you need ocean routings with faster transit times, Rhenus Philippines is the most optimal solution when time is of the essence.

Rhenus Philippines offers you immediate assistance for urgent and critical cargo that needs to be available at a specific event or time. With delivery outside normal working hours such as at the weekend or on national holidays, Rhenus assures you a 24/7 service worldwide. Choose Rhenus 24/7 Deliveries when time is of the essence.

Ocean Freight Clearance

Rhenus Philippines ensures proper customs clearance in conformity to current ocean freight customs regulations based on your personal requirements. Either with each Rhenus office on its own or via a subcontracted third party, we help you import and export your goods.

Rhenus Philippines aids with any type of preparation of your documents needed specifically for ocean freight import customs clearance at the destination.

Ocean Freight Insurance

Rhenus Philippines offers customized transport insurance solutions that safeguard the monetary value of your cargo against all risks of physical loss or damage from any external cause during shipping, whether by land, sea or air. Manage the financial impact of loss or damage efficiently. Not every transportation route offers the same level of security; not every item in transit is equally sensitive to damage. Be on the safe side with the insurance services of Rhenus.

Rhenus Philippines helps with any kind of preparation of your documents needed specifically for ocean freight import customs clearance at the destination.