Sales departments will often say the toughest part of their job is the tedious routine of preparing shipping quotations for customers. The management carrier rates and contracts is frequently a manual process of numerous phone calls, carrier rate sheets, excel spreadsheets, and post it notes. And, determining the best carrier and shipment routing is left to a salesperson’s best judgement.
International Ocean rates are the most difficult carrier contracts to keep up to date and calculate accurately. With all the surcharges, fees, addendums, and other special add-ons to the base ocean freight LCL and FCL rates it takes hours and effort sort through complex freight rate structures to find the bottom line cost.
Freightgate’s SpotQuote module is designed to help shippers and transport carriers to quickly route, price and spot-quote shipments for various modes of transportation (Air, Ocean, Truck and Rail), including multimodal door to door shipments.
A Shipping Quote Management Solution for use with your existing ERP or/and TMS (transportation management system) to improve your carrier rate management and more efficiently respond to customer product shipping requirements.
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