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Safe project logistics for the Mining Industry

Ever been on a mine site?  In the world of mining everything is oversized, huge, mammoth. Transporting and using mining equipment makes you feel tiny, so nothing is bigger than the issue of on-site and off-site safety. TGI Cargo understands the mining sector like no other logistics company, as we stand on site and see…

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Getting it right when budgeting for freight forwarding projects

Our experience tells us that getting the figures wrong on a freight forwarding quote can quite simply, make or break a business. That’s why we stand by our quote, and only about 2% of the time do we make any variations, even when the market has fluctuated substantially. Does this mean that we sometimes take…

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Air Cargo Services – when is air freight the best option?

You may have heard stories of cargo delays and shipping container ‘traffic jams’ at docks. Yet air freight is less visible due to flight restrictions during COVID outbreaks. It’s time to get clear on the current state of global transportation options and the value of air freight in 2021. TGI Groups’ experience is that, whilst…

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Five key factors to a stress-free and successful freight forwarding project

By Peter Townley Moving freight can be a stressful time for any mining or resources operation – especially when it comes to major projects involving the transportation of capital equipment worth hundreds of thousands or millions of dollars. Therefore, it’s not only important to partner with a professional freight forwarder it’s essential that both parties…

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The Added Value Of Global Forwarding Utlising the Power of Global Freight

Freight forwarding is one of the most crucial components of the global supply chain. A good global forwarding company adds extraordinary value not only in moving goods for their clients, they facilitate bottom line revenue through cost savings throughout the business. What Are Global Freight and Global Forwarding? Global freight is the product of the…

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The Difference Between Bulk And Break Bulk Shipping

Bulk and Break Bulk are two terms that can be used incorrectly and interchangeably in the course of the day-to-day business. There are distinctive differences between Bulk and Break Bulk in terms of cargo, nature, size, capacity, handling, trade, customers, ports, terminals, equipment, infrastructure. In the below article, we go over the differences between Bulk…

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How Do I Choose A Good International Freight Forwarder?

Freight forwarders are the crucial piece in the puzzle between the supplier and their destination. They can either make your operations run smoothly or halt them, keep your budget on track or blow it. It is really no wonder that deciding on a forwarder can feel rather daunting, which is why we are here to…

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Freight Forwarding Companies: What Are They & What Do They Do?

A freight forwarder is the company that handles the shipment process of physical products. When you order something online, there’s no doubt that a forwarding company is involved in the process of getting it from wherever in the world you ordered to your doorstep. TGI Cargo is a freight forwarding company that operates on a…

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The Benefits of Air Freight over Sea Freight

Airfreight allows you to effectively and efficiently transport what you need, around the world, fast. You might be launching a product globally or carrying on a large project with a team waiting on parts. It might just be that your timeline has overrun and now you have to get the goods in a hurry! Whether…

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