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Shipping Heavy Machinery in Ocean Containers

If you need to ship heavy machinery from USA to countries overseas – most of the times the international machinery shipper will offer 2 options: flat rack container or roll-on roll-off heavy equipment shipping. Both of them are good options except for one little thing – the price. With flat rack container shipping your heavy machinery will need to be loaded by an export packing…

Roll-on Roll-off Overseas Shipping Options

Roll-on Roll-off or RO/RO overseas shipping is very popular way of transporting cargo to other countries. The idea was created and developed by the Japanese car manufacturers to ship their cars to USA and Europe in a fast and efficient manner by using specialized ships called “vehicle carriers”. Here’s a photo showing new cars being unloaded from such vehicle carrier: Nowadays roll-on roll-off carriers can…