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If all DG can be arranged by airfreight?

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No, for commercial flight, terms 1 of ICAO (Goods for explosives) & terms 7 of ICAO (Goods for Radioactive Materials) are forbid, for terms 2,3,4,5,6,8 needs check case by case, almost can be arranged if packing meet transport requirements. 

Normally, most goods of terms 9 can be arrange as general cargo.

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Are there any types for dangerous goods?

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Per ICAO, there are nine categories dangerous goods as below details:
Terms 1. Explosives
Terms 2. Gases
Terms 3. Flammable Liquids
Terms 4. Flammable Solids, Substances Liable to Spontaneous Combustion,Substances which, incontact with Water, Emit Flammable Gases
Terms 5.Oxidizing Substances, Organic Peroxides
Terms 6. Toxic,Infectious Substances
Terms 7. Radioactive Materials
Terms 8. Corrosive Substances
Terms 9. Miscellaneous dangerous substances and articles

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If the batteires shipment can be arrange as general cargo for airfreight shipmen

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Normally, the batteries belong to terms 9 of ICAO, like PI966, PI967, PI969, PI970 can be arranged as general cargo.

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What documents are needed for the export of battery goods?

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MSDS, UN38.3 test report, battery letter; and the package shall be have Class 9 dangerous goods of labels on the cartons or pallets.

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What documents are needed for the export of battery goods?

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MSDS, UN38.3 test report, battery letter; and the package shall be have Class 9 dangerous goods of labels on the cartons or pallets.

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What export docs are in need for the Covid-19 goods? 

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Process export for the mask, shipper need to provide full set export customs docs(customs declaration/contract between seller and buyer/invoice/ /packing list/declaration of ingredients/ declaration of export medical supplies, and confirm if the shipper at Ministry of Commerce Whitelist)
Process export for the covid text, shipper need to provide full set export docs and arrange the commodity inspection,and original Certification for safe transport of chemical goods. 

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Could you arrange the medical/Non-medical mask and Covid test from China to Amer

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Yes, we can handle the medical/Non-medical mask and Covid test from China mainland/Hongkong to worldwide.
When request a quotation for the mask, please provide the cargo details: Q'TY/ GW/ meansurement /cargo ready day, medical or non-medical mask.
For the Covid test, please provide the Q'TY/ GW/ meansurement /cargo ready day, and what kind of covid test, better provide the MSDS together. And confirm Whether there is temperature requirements and transit time request.

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Can E-cigarettes be shipped to the US?

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Yes, no matter what type of electronic cigarette it is, not limited to the United States, we can provide you with a shipping plan.

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 If dry batteries are DG cargo?  What documents are needed for the export of dry

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No, we can move dry batteries as general cargo from HKG. Docs requirement:  MSDS, NO DG Guarantee letter.

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Can you arrange shipment from all China airports?

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Yes, our service cover all major ports in China areas ,like Shanghai/Beijing/Ningbo/Shenzhen/Guangzhou/Hong Kong etc.

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How long it will take for my cargo from China to my country ?  

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 (For air freight service only) It depends the customer country , normally if cargo is shipped by sea, from China to North america west coast is about 2 weeks , 
to Europe is about 25days ,to Australia and Mid east india about 2 weeks , to Africa about 4-5 weeks
And if cargo is by air , the transit time is 3-5 days to all major area  ,
for more details please contact us directly by mail to [email protected] 

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When are the peak shipping season in China.

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By airfreight marketing, normally all Chinese long public holiday there are three weeks in advance are the traditional peak seasons, like Chinese Spring Festival(at least seven days holiday), Labor day holiday(1.May ~ 5.May); National holiday (1.Oct~7.Oct);
And before Xmax, November & December are the peak season too, because there is huge Chiristmas goods for shipment;  more over, if there are huge project shipment, market would be into peak season accordingly. 

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How to save the shipping cost?

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1. If it's a small shipment below 45kgs, we suggest arrange courrier service to cost.
2. Arrange shipment on off season, price would be much better arrange on peak season. (When is the peak season, see another FAQ)
3. If not too urgent shipment, ocean service cost would be better than air service.
4. Please provide more shipment details for checking rates to save checking time go and back, like commodity name/ Q'TY / GW / meansurement / cargo ready date, packing size is in need for big size packing, we will offer you over three options for your section. And decide decisively arrange which service, especially in the peak season, price will up day by day. 
5. Choose a professional shipping service for shipment like ASL, we are the first hand shipping company can offer more solutions for you to save cost and time.

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How to get a tariff ?

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We have the tariff from China to USA/ Europe only, you can send a email to [email protected] for it.

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Q:How to get an offer?

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A: Please email to [email protected], and provide cargo details, such as quantity, weight, volume, dimensions, cargo commodity, Place of shipment, destination and other relevant information, we will reply to you as soon as possible

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Q: What kind of service to you have?

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A: ASL could provide Air Freight/Sea freight,Project logistics , handle DG Cargo,Import customs clearnace,Inland trucking service,Door to door delivery, and slso Charter flight service

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Q: The Biggest China Air Freight Forwarder ?

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A: Currently, we have offices in Shenzhen/Hongkong/Guangzhou/Beijing/Shanghai/Tianjin
TotalStaffs in China :  150+
ASL Membership :  IATA member, HAFFA member, WCA ID: 104615  RA:28426  NVOCC: 09626

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Q: Dangerous Goods Handling ?

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A: Shipping dangerous goods worldwide can be complicated. When air supply must stay current in transport regulations affecting hazard classification, Packaging, marking labeling, and documentation. Whether by air or ground, we can help your dangerous good

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Q:Number of flights between China and the United States will double in 2022?

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A: Yes and ASL got annual charter flights for 2 consecutive years, K4 “Kalitta Air” charter service from HKG to LAX/ORD/JFK, schedule: D1,4.6

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