Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)
What does RORO mean?
RORO stands for Roll-On / Roll-Off). The cargo to be transported is driven on or off board while driving. Especially for products (such as vehicles) with large or non-standard dimensions and heavy weights. Your cargo can be unloaded or loaded quickly. Naturally, Mundo works closely with renowned RoRo shipping companies.
What is FCL?
FCL stands for Full Container Load, or a full container load. The entire container is available to you at FCL. LCL stands for Less than Container Load. In other words, called a partial load container or groupage. If your goods do not occupy an entire container, it is often cheaper to choose LCL. The container is then shared with and filled with several other carriers.
What are Flat Rack Containers?
Flat Rack Containers are steel containers that are very suitable for heavy loads and loads that have to be loaded from the top or side.
When do you use Reefer Containers?
A reefer container is a refrigerated sea container. We use a refrigerated container for temperature-sensitive cargo.
What means ADR?
ADR Transport has various classes.
Class 1: Explosive substances and products
Class 2: Gases
Class 3: Flammable liquids
Class 4.1: Flammable solids, self-reactive substances, and solid desensitized explosives
Class 4.2: Substances liable to spontaneous combustion (pyrophoric)
Class 4.3 Substances that, when in contact with water, develop flammable gases
Class 5.1: Oxidizing substances
Class 5.2: Organic peroxides
Class 6.1: Toxic substances
Class 6.2: Infectious (contagious) substances
Class 7: Radioactive materials
Class 8: Corrosive substances
Class 9: Various hazardous substances and products
Wat is BREAKBULK?
When goods are too big for a container or too heavy for an airplane, we use breakbulk. We specialize in shipping large machinery such as rolling stock and other large and oversized goods. A big advantage of breakbulk is that the machines or vehicles to be shipped do not have to be disassembled first. That saves a lot of time and therefore money. Read more about project cargo.