Do I have to pack and prepare my own cargo?

Some freight forwarders offer packing services. These may be in-house or outsourced to an external company. Other freight forwarders may not, which means it’ll be up to the shipper to pack the cargo.

You can get your own professional helper to pack your cargo. But if you’re doing it on your own, make sure to read up on how to properly pack your cargo and load your container to reduce risks of damage.