Transport by sea is the most important mode of transportation in the world today.
Usually, it is cheaper to have the goods sent by sea than by railway.
For such a big order, we propose to have the goods dispatched by sea.
Please dispatch the TV sets we ordered by sea.
Because of the high cost of railway transportations, we prefer sea tansportations.
Sometimes sea transport is troublesome to us.
Please have the goods transported by air.
To move the goods by railway is quicker.
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We think it necessary to move the articles by way of combined transportation.
Sometimes, the way of combined transportation has the complicated formalities.
The two sides agreed to employ "combined transportation" to ship the goods. 双方决定联运货物。
Since there is no direct vessel, we have to arrange multimodal combined transport by rail and sea.
I don't like this kind of combined transportation.
It's easy to cause a delay in shipment or even lose the goods completely when we arrange such combined transport.
It's simpler and cheaper for both of us to arrange multimodal combined transport.
Insurance covers both sea and overland transportation.
If the goods are to be transshipped from one means of transportation to another during the course of the entire voyage, it's called "combined transport".
Combined Transport documents
Who will bear the extra freight charges?
Please quote your current tariffs.
Freight for shipment from Shanghai to Hongkong is to be charged to your account.
The bill of lading should be marked as "freight prepaid".
Liner's freight tariff
Heavy Lift Additional
Over Length Additional