Upsfreight.com is a site where you can access information about the global freight services offered by UPS (United Parcel Services). These include UPS’ air freight services, UPS’ ocean freight services and UPS’ truckload freight services. Also included are UPS’s LTL (Less Than Truckload) freight services. Other services whose information you can get on the site include UPS’ customs brokerage services, and UPS’ supplier management services. Also included there are UPS’ Trade Direct services.
Through Upsfreight.com, you get to know exactly how the respective freight-related services work and, crucially, what the rates for the respective freight-related services are. You can also get a chance to initiate the process of getting a shipment freighted, right from Upsfreight.com.
Accessing freight services information at Upsfreight.com
To access freight services information, you only need to click on the link for the specific service that you are interested in. If, for instance, you are interested in understanding how UPS’ air freight services work, just click on the ‘Air Freight’ link, and you will be taken to a page with comprehensive information about the same. Similarly, if you wish to access information about UPS truckload or UPS LTL freight, just click on the link for the same, and you will be taken to a page with information about the same.
Checking freight services rates at Upsfreight.com
To check the rates charged for the various freight services at Upsfreight.com, click on the ‘check rates’ (or ‘get a quote’) link for the specific service you are interested in. Like, for instance, if you wish to check UPS air freight rates, click on the ‘check rates’ link under the ‘air’ column of links. You will then be taken to a page where you will be required to enter several details about the shipment you have in mind. After doing so, the system will return the applicable rates.
Similarly, if you wish to check the rates for ocean freight, click on the ‘ocean freight’ link. Then on the page that you are taken to, focus your attention on the right hand side: where you will notice a section entitled ‘Next steps’. Within that section, click on the ‘Request ocean freight quote’ link, enter the required details, and a quote will be generated for you, with the applicable rates.
Initiating a shipment at Upsfreight.com
It is possible for you to initiate a shipment at Upsfreight.com. For instance, to start an air freight shipment, go to the Upsfreight.com homepage, then click on the ‘Ship Now’ button under the ‘air’ column of links. You will then be taken to a page where you will be required to log into your UPS account (or register for a UPS account, in case you don’t have one), after which you can proceed to initiate the freight shipment.
- Upsfreight.com website: http://www.upsfreight.com/