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International Shipping

International Shipping

The maritime transportation of international cargo presents major challenges, such as customs procedures, complex documentation, language barriers, transportation time and cultural differences. Coordinating efficient maritime transport between different countries requires specialized knowledge and compliance with each nation's specific regulations.


Acting in Foreign Trade for Different Segments of Brazilian Industry




Common maritime logistics challenges faced by oil and gas companies when importing and exporting


Legal and regulatory restrictions

There are many regulations and legal restrictions relating to the transportation of cargo, such as restrictions on weight, size and type of cargo. Oil and gas companies must comply with these regulations to ensure safety and compliance, which can be an additional challenge.


Logistics management

Coordinating cargo transportation efficiently involves logistics planning, scheduling, real-time monitoring and effective communication between all those involved, such as suppliers, carriers and recipients.


Risks and damage to cargo

During transportation, cargo is subject to various risks, such as traffic accidents, theft, weather damage and improper handling. Protecting cargo against these risks can be challenging and requires proper packaging, cargo insurance and security measures.


Transportation costs

Cargo transportation can be expensive, especially over long distances or on international routes. Managing these costs and ensuring that transportation is economically viable is a constant challenge for companies.


Time and deadlines

Transportation delays can have a significant impact on companies' operations. Meeting tight deadlines and ensuring on-time delivery can be difficult due to a number of factors.

International sea freight agency

Despite the complexity, our team has Multimodal Transport Operator (OTM) and NVOCC (non-vessel operating common carrier) credentials, so we can provide cost-effective and customized international sea freight services. We are partners with the main shipowners and freight forwarders in strategic locations around the world.


We specialize in the international maritime transport of:


  • Dangerous loads

  • Overweight or oversized cargo

  • Consolidated (LCL) and Fractional Freight

  • Containerized Cargo (FCL)

  • Total or partial charter (Breakbulk).


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Simplify your company's international maritime transportation with Nicomex.


Schedule a call with our team and request a quote for your next import or export.



Our certifications and commercial alliances bring us credibility and operational capillarity.


Discover our clients' experiences


Nicomex always participates actively in our demands, showing commitment and knowledge of the customs service, both in foreign trade with its partners and especially with regard to Brazilian legislation on the subject in question. I would say that Nicomex adds a lot of value to our business and is a strategic partner for the prosperous future ahead.
I.N. - Ampelmann do Brasil


Nicomex has done an incredible job in our processes, taking care of all our needs and urgencies, acting at the highest professional and honest level with our company.
D. C - Argentera Engineering

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