The SCS / Fauna & Flora “Game Trophy Ocean Consolidation Service“ was comprehensively featured in the April 2003 edition of the “HUNTING REPORT” CLICK HERE to view this article.
Ocean freight to the USA (Game Trophies)
In September 2002, Safari Cargo Systems embarked upon ocean distribution methods for fully processed (*mounted) Game Trophies to the USA. The escalation in fuel costs which results in expensive international freight tariffs, necessitated such action.
In conjunction with Fauna & Flora Customs House Brokers Inc., based at the Port of New York, a door to door delivery system that catered only for Game Trophies, was launched and implemented.
Since its inception this method of distribution was welcomed by South African Taxidermy companies and the US hunting community ; It is an international door to door delivery method with no hidden charges which has been proven to be a secure and cheaper alternative to airfreight. Costs savings of up to 50% can easily be achieved. As at September 2005, more that 1800 shipments of game trophy had been accommodated in our ocean containers and successfully delivered to homes in the USA.
The way in which we conduct our ocean freight practice is unique and has certainly changed the stigmatic “face” of shipping trophies by ocean. It is also the key to our success :
Since Game Trophies and related products are subjected to many rules and inspections by US government agencies, the participation of Fauna & Flora Customs House Brokers at the Port of NY is imperative to the entire distribution concept:
Ocean Freight to Europe
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