What is the difference between fba air and direct delivery?When delivering goods to Amazon's fba warehouse, we will find that there are three logistics methods we can use: express delivery, air transportation and sea transportation. Among them, express direct flight and air transport are cargo planes as means of transport, but there are big differences between them. What are the differences?
1. Direct delivery mode
Express direct delivery refers to the logistics channel directly to Amazon warehouse, which is based on the express channels of DHL, Fedex and UPS International Express. Usually, it can fly directly from the mainland/Hong Kong to the designated Amazon warehouse.
2. Air transportation mode
Air transport, also known as air plus dispatch, is a combined form of air plus terminal dispatch. The first air transport is a logistics service provider, and the final delivery is the responsibility of another service provider.
2、 Differences in logistics timeliness
1. Introduction to the timeliness of express direct logistics
The overall logistics efficiency of express direct delivery is fast, and it is also the fastest delivery method at present. The signing time is 3-7
2. Introduction to the timeliness of air logistics
The time limit of air transportation logistics is general, which is currently the only way to deliver goods directly by this express, and the time limit for signing for delivery is 7-15 days.
3、 Differences in customs clearance methods
1. Express direct customs clearance
Express direct delivery is built through various channels. Generally, it does not provide customs clearance services. Usually, it uses the natural customs clearance mode to clear goods. In some countries with low threshold and high value goods, the shipper needs to find ways to solve the problem of customs clearance of goods.
2. Customs clearance by air
Air transportation usually provides double clearance services, including export customs declaration, customs clearance of destination country, and customs duty collection, which are in the charge of a special customs clearance bank. If it is a duty-free channel, the shipper is not required to pay the tariff
4、 Difference of the starting weight
1. Direct delivery weight
The key point of direct delivery is low. Like the general international express, the lifting weight is 0.5 kg, and the weight is 0.5 kg within 21 kg.
2. Starting weight by air
The starting weight of air transportation is relatively high, and the starting weight is 21kg
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