Essay about Plan for International Trade

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1. Shipping and airfreight services and determine the most appropriate transport method and route and protection/security options 1) 3 air cargo services: * Worldwide customs and forwarding agents * DHL * FedEx
3 shipping services: * K-line Japan * Worldwide customs and forwarding agents * NYK Container Line

2) The configuration and carrying capacities of 2 types of aircraft and 2 ocean vessels that go to Japan.
There are many types of aircraft which go to Japan from Australia, two of these are: * Airbus a330-300

Range: 11,750 km
Overall length: 63.96 m
Height: 16.83 m
Max Payload: 45.9 tonnes
Freight Capacity: LD3 capacity under floor: 32 Max pallet number under floor: 9+5 LD3 Bulk
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Transport routes: the products will be corrected by from factories to the nearest airport. After that, the products are transported to Japan by airplane. It is not sure that where the products go through on the way to Japan. It may be transported directly from Australia or it might be sent to Japan via some airport like Hong Kong, Singapore etc.

Sea cargo service * K-Line
K-line is one of the largest Japanese transportation companies. It owns and controls large cargo ships, including dry cargo ships, container ships, container terminal and so on. It is the sixteenth largest container transportation and shipping company in the world.
Transport routes: the products will be gathered at Melbourne, Sydney or Brisbane, and then transported by ships to Yokohama. It will take around 10 days from Brisbane to Yokohama.

Air and sea cargo service * Worldwide customs & forwarding agents
This company offers air cargo services and sea cargo services, that has a logistic solution to help move international freight to any point around the world.
Transport routes: in the case of air cargo, all items are gathered at Brisbane airport and then sent to Tokyo. In the case of sea cargo, all products are collected at Brisbane port then they are sent to Yokohama.

* NYK Container Line
Nippon Yusen Kabushiki Kaisha (NYK) is one of the largest shipping company in the world. It