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  1. How can I register as an Importer / Exporter company or Professional?
  2. How can I register as a Carrier / Transporter?
  3. I am an individual who does not have a business VAT No, can I register either as an importer /exporter or a carrier?
  4. Do I need to pay for becoming a registered user (Carrier or Company user)?
  5. Can I change my freight request once I submit it?
  6. Can I change my freight quotation?
  7. Can I ask additional info for one freight request?
  8. What if I do not know the actual weight and dimensions of my shipment?
  9. Can I ask for Insurance to be added in my freight request?
  10. Can I use my local currency?
  11. Can I ask for a freight quote for a root that will have more than one loading and delivery address?
  12. Do I have to choose one of the freight quotations offered for my freight request?
  13. How do I proceed once I choose the freight request I am interested in?
  14. How can I advertise my services in CargoTransport?

1. I am an Importer / Exporter How can I benefit from Cargotransport services?

Cargotransport, is giving the opportunity to companies and professionals who are using International Freight Services to request in simple steps freight quotes from the biggest database of carriers in the world and receive quotations from trustworthy carriers . Registered Importers and Exporters are also receiving information about special freight quotations the carriers / agents make to promote their services.

2. I am a Carrier / Agent / Transporter how can I benefit from Cargotransport services?

Cargotransport , is connecting the International Freight business Carriers with a global database of Importing and Exporting companies and professionals. The Carriers are informed for new International Freight Requests based on the country criteria they have submitted and the type of cargo services they serve. International Freight Carriers can send to their target customers special freight quotations.

3. What Types of International Freight Services can be requested from Cargotransport?

Importers and Exporters can request International Freight quotes for all types of cargo services (road, air, sea, rail cargo).

4. What kind of products and cargo sizes can be requested using the Services of CargoTransport?

Freight quotations for Full truck Loads (FTL) and Less than Full Truck Loads (LTL) plus Full loads (FCL) and less then full container loads (LCF) freight quotations can be requested using the CargoTransport website. The freight requests include all type of cargo material.

5. How can I register as an Importer / Exporter company or Professional?

You fill in all necessary info in the company registration form and wait for an e-mail from us which will confirm our acceptance to join.

6. How can I register as a Carrier / Transporter?

You fill in all necessary info in the carrier registration form and wait for our confirmation of acceptance in the database.

7. I am an individual who does not have a business VAT No, can I register either as an importer /exporter or a carrier?

The registered users of Cargotransport need to have a business VAT No. except if they can run a business without the need to have a VAT number in their countries. Non business users can still search for carrier contact info in our database but cannot request freight quotations through the services of the website. All types of users though can have access to our knowledge database for the International Trade and International Shipments which will enable them to find resources to understand some of the main principles in International Trade and International shipments market.

8. Do I need to pay for becoming a registered user (Carrier or Company user)?

Cargotransport.org is currently offering promotional packets to all its new subscribers. These packets give the possibility to new subscribers to join for free. Details can be found here. Cargotransport.org will try to cover part of its organizational costs by adding paid advertisments and the rest will be covered by paid subscribers. Our goal is to provide you with high quality services which will be easy to afford.

9. Can I change my freight request once I submit it?

After submitting a new freight requests the importer / exporter company or trade professional can review all the info submitted before confirming the request. Once a request is confirmed it cannot be altered. A confirmed request can though be deleted if needed in order to make a new freight request with the correct info. Only confirmed freight requests are vissible to the carriers.

10. Can I change my freight quotation?

The carriers can change their freight quotations until the date the company has declared as the last available date for the cargo being available for dispatch.

11. Can I ask additional information for one freight request?

Registered users, both company and carrier users, can view each others contact info. In case a carrier needs additional info for one freight request he can directly contact the company that submitted the freight request. Cargotransport.org is not getting a commission from agreements made between trading companies and carriers. Its scope is to facilitate their communication by providing a valuable tool that is making this possible.

12. What if I do not know the actual weight and dimensions of my shipment?

It is best to be precise in this respect. Both the weight and dimensions of a cargo are important factors that influence the value of a freight request. If you know approximately the weight and dimensions of the cargo, you may add the info and specify in the comments area that this information is approximate. In anycase though, if the cargo weight or dimensions change the forwarder has a right to change his freight quotation value accordingly. The more precise you are in this matter the better it is.

13. Can I ask for Insurance to be added in my freight request?

The companies can ask for freight insurance to be added in the freight quotation during the creation of a freight request. In this case they need to submit one additional info which is the value of their shipment.

14. Can I use my local currency ?

The Cargotransport website is offering the possibility to carriers to submit their offers and freight quotations either in EURO, USD or GBP prices and when it is needed to more than one of them. These are the main currencies supported at the moment by cargotransport.org services. If there is a need to specify quotation values in other currencies the additional comments textfield can be used to clarify such points.

15. Can I ask for a freight quote for a root that will have more than one loading and delivery address?

This is possible only in road transports. In this case the companies can ask for freight quotations and submit info for more than one loading points and more than one delivery addresses. For Sea, Rail and Air Cargo services this is not possible.

16. Do I have to choose one of the freight quotations offered for my freight request?

No you do not need to choose a freight quotation if this is not satisfying you.

17. How do I proceed once I choose the freight request I am interested in?

You communicate with the carrier directly and organize all loading and payment details.

18. How can I advertise my services in CargoTransport?

You may check contact our customer service team service@cargotransport.org to get additional information.