Road transport

Road transport

CF&S provides international road freight services all over Europe and to the CIS countries.  We have own offices in Poland, Finland, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, Russia and in Kazkhstan.   

 

Our range of expertise is wide, starting from 1 pallet shipments and ending with over-dimensioned loads.  We specialize in transportation of part loads and full-truck loads including temperature controlled and dangerous (ADR) goods. 

 

Our core markets are Nordic and Baltic countries. Except transport from/to Poland we also offer transit transport solutions in corridor between Central Europe and Northern Europe.

 

We use our own and our partner network all over Europe – who provide us with the right amount of transport units to please our customers. Whether your cargo is big or small, we are ready to offer you the most suitable freight conditions in very different directions at competitive prices.   

 

Range of services:

  • PTL' s direct
  • FTL' s direct
  • Groupage  network
  • Over dimensional road transport   

Multimodal transport

Multimodal transport

By using an efficient combination of rail, motor, sea, and air transport we manage to provide the Client with optimal deadlines and carriage costs. Moreover, multimodal transportation allows us to get access to any remote and arduous point of the world. Our company has a very big experience in multimodal cargo transportation, that is why this business area is one of the most important, averaging for more than 50% of all the shipments performed by the Company.

 

As for the transportation of oversized and overweight cargoes, we can offer an integrated solution for any problematic cargo. Multimodal cargo transportation allows us to select the optimal way of delivery, reducing your transportation costs to a minimum. 


Providing high quality services is based on the knowledge of domestic and international transportation markets, specific ports in the world, contracts with various shipping lines, road, railway and container transport companies, allowing us to perform the transportation with the combined types of transport on "Door-to-Door" terms.

 

We have succeeded to develop a number of logistic chains, aimed to optimize cargo delivery by using various kinds of transport. We are able to work out new options for delivering your cargo, furthermore, we can optimize already existing supply chains.

 

 

Rail China

We can offer door to door China-Europe, Europe-China for FCL & LCL.

 

Our FCL rail service coverage via PL & EU rail hubs concerns main neighbouring to Poland countries but also others.


Longer distances destinations can be optimized by our tailored made solution with reloading cargo from FCL to tilt trucks in Poland and deliver under bond to destination countries.

 

Competitive bonded LTL delivery service via rail hub Warsaw/Łódź. FCL & LCL onforwarding from PL as well as German rail hubs.

 

 CFS China Rail Promotion Brochure (PDF)

Container transport

Container transport

CF&S arranges container transport all over the world by sea, rail and intermodal. 
 
FCL (Full Container Load) transportation is arranged in co-operation with major shipping companies in order to offer fast and favourable transport services to our customers. 
 
LCL (Less than full Container Load) transportation is arranged in co-operation with our partners at various ports in Europe, the Far East, the US, Australia and Africa. 
 
Working with major ocean container lines and rail operator enables us to achieve the best allocations, schedules and a full range of standard and special equipment:

  • 20' and 40' Standard Containers
  • 40' and 45' High Cube Containers
  • 20' and 40' High Cube Reefer Containers
  • 20' and 40' Open Top and Collapsible Flat Rack Containers suitable for intermodal transport 

Services offered by us:

  • customs brokerage
  • preparing the customs documentation 
  • port-to-port, station-to-station or door-to-door transportation 
  • cargo handling in ports, railway terminals and bonded warehouses 
  • survey and quality control of cargo prior to loading into containers 
  • cargo insurance, issuing of through bill of lading etc.

 

We can provide various intermodal container transport services:

  • From/to PL, DE ports serving as the extension for sea container transport
  • Connection with Turkey based on direct block train service Łódź-Istambul and supplementary full service door to door in 45'HC equipment (7 days FOR-FOR).
  • Very unique service EU-CIS countries using rail China FCL equipment: we can offer full service loading cargo in EU using sea containers with cargo to Kazakhstan and Uzbekistan area. 

 

 

 Stuffing plan (PDF) 

Sea transport

Sea transport

We provide full range of services related to the non containerized cargo transportation by sea, which includes: 

  • General cargo carriage, including the delivery of bulk goods and loose cargoes as well as equipment, machinery, oversized and overweight (“out-of-gauge”/OOG) cargoes;
  • Vessels’ chartering;
  • Cargo forwarding in the ports, organizing and conducting independent assessments of quality and quantity of goods, cargo receipt, its storage and handling in the ports, vessels’ loading / unloading, preparation of export / import documents.

 

Shipping the cargo by sea, we can provide the Client with the most cost-effective cargo delivery from the most distant point in the world. 

Railway transport

Railway transport

CF&S offers full freight forwarding services upon arrangement of railway transport.

  • railway transport from/to Poland with focus to Eastern areas as well as on the territories of Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, and CIS Countries (including the transportation in Central Asia republics)
  • transportation of heavyweight and oversized items on special 80´rail plarforms
  • commercial lease of special-purpose railcars and containers
  • loading operations in railway terminals and ports
  • preparation of cargo documents
  • preparation and arrangement of the transportation of project and oversize shipments

CF&S is mainly involved in arrangement of transportation of the following products:

  • containers (20´ and 40´ shippers own and railway containers)
  • oversize and project shipments (equipment and machinery)
  • timber products (saw logs and pulpwood, saw timber, plywood, hard- and chipboard)
  • liquid fuels (gasoline, petroleum, oil products etc.)  
  • building materials
  • pulp and paper products
  • foodstuff

 

 

 CF&S railway projects (PDF) 

 

High & Heavy transport

High & Heavy transport

CF&S specialises in the transporting of exceptional cargo by sea, road and rail to/from Poland, the Baltic States, Russia, Finland, Kazkhstan, Mongolia, Belorussia, Ukraine and other countries.


As a member of several chains of international freight forwarders associations specializing in special transport, CF&S is capable of arranging special transport practically anywhere in the world.


We prepare and authorise special cargo-securing schemes and permits for rail deliveries, also using special heavy-weight rail transporters.


Our years of experience working on large-scale projects enable us to provide complete logistics solutions and to bring different projects to successful completion. For road deliveries we use a large fleet of special transport semi-trailers.


CF&S is able to execute any large-scale project, including the transporting of:

  • agricultural and forestry machinery
  • construction equipment
  • mining machinery
  • turbines
  • generators and engines
  • commercial and heavy vehicles
  • wind converters
  • boats and yachts
  • large boilers

Air transport

Air transport

CF&S arranges door-door air transport in cooperation with:

  • most major airlines in the world
  • worldwide network of partners     

We provide dedicated deliveries to/from airports including terminal handling and customs brokerage. CF&S team, having years of experience in the air transport management, finds suitable solution for you.     

Warehousing & distribution

Warehousing & distribution

CF&S operates a 12 500 sqm, A-class warehouse complex in Tallinn, Estonia. We provide wide range of tailored services with highest accuracy:

  • Goods reception and handling
  • Short and long-term storage
  • Cross docking
  • Pick-pack services
  • Various value-added services:
       • Goods assembly
       • Repacking and sorting
       • Labelling ect.
  • Bonded warehouse and customs terminal
  • Daily distribution to Finland, Estonia and other Baltic States


Our using warehouse management system allows easy and effective integration with customers used ERP systems. Through external web based customer portal, we guarantee online visibility of the stock and activities. Constant research and innovative thinking ensure our competitiveness and customer orientated approach.

 

2.300 sqm warehouse in Riga, Latvia  with a good location from logistics point of view – in the vicinity Riga Freeport. Warehouse facilities with a total area of about 2 300 m2 are equipped with loadings ramps and racks and modern forklifts required for fast loading / unloading of goods as well as for warehousing. In addition to the standard warehouse services, we provide:

  • all necessary customs services together with bonded warehouse and customs terminal
  • product batching, sorting , labeling and assembling
  • distribution logistics

 

Our team consists of experienced and professional staff. We use own modern WMS (Warehouse Management System) with the wide possibilities of EDI (Electronic Data Interchange) with our customers.

 

In other countries we offer warehousing and distribution on request through a network of our partners and agents.

Own rolling stock

Own rolling stock

80´railway platforms of model 23-469-07

60´railway platforms of model 13-935A-04

  • platforms of 24- and 18,4 meters long are equipped with wooden floor and are intended to carry wheeled/crawler machinery, heavy-weight containers, long-length and oversized cargo by rail

closed wagons/boxcars model 11-7038

  • the boxcar is intended for transportation of goods within the railway network of Ukraine, the CIS and Baltic states
  • the boxcar capaciousness takes up to 25% more volume then the standard wagon (150 m3)
  • it is also possible to transport motor cars and minibuses with the height not expanding 2,7 m
  • the boxcar is more practical for transportation of light and volume goods
  • in addition to the Estonia, Latvia, and Lithuania railways, all wagons have a permit to operate on Finnish, Russian, CIS countries and Central Asian railways;
  • all wagons can be rented on daily/monthly basis or given into short-term usage on a single route (technical trip)

 

  Own Rolling-Stock Presentation (PDF)

 

News

CFS_PL_BENELUX daily

27.08.2019

CF&S Poland launched daily LTL service to Benelux. Dedicated customer service, office in Venlo/NL, promo rates in September for shipments 1-3 EP. Contact: Benelux@cfs.pl     ...