Cost of cargo air carrige
Cargo dispatch by air: expensive or not?
Transportation of shipments by plane is more expensive unless you consider all the factors: required delivery speed, high value of the cargo and others. With account of the aggregate inputs cargo air transportation is usually an economically justified solution.
What does the cost of cargo carriage depend on?
The delivery price depends on a variety of factors, such as:
Characteristics of the cargo:
- Weight and dimensions of the cargo;
- Cost of the cargo;
- Category of the cargo, the need to comply with strict conditions for permitted hazardous cargo;
And delivery terms:
- Mode of transport;
- Place of departure and destination;
- Dispatch time and delivery time;
- Carrier’s tariff;
- Cost of customs clearance, etc.