In 2008, the cost of transporting perishable good by ship to the US went up 71%.
The export sector has began to feel the effects of the increase of oil in the international market, as shipping fares went up in May and June when a barrel of oil was more expensive and which has not dropped in accordance with the current price of oil.
During 2008, shipping agencies raised the shipping prices for perishable goods to the US by 71%.
Expeditors, a publicly owned company, provides logistics solutions that touch on all aspects of the supply chain. For 30 years, Expeditors employees have worked diligently with our customers to increase order visibility, reduce surplus inventory, control inflated delivery-cycle times, monitor and assign accountability and reduce overall supply chain costs.
Operates in Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Nicaragua, Honduras and Panama
Phone: (506 ) 2437 4747 - (506) 2430 0327
We count with offices in the main cities of Honduras; San Pedro Sula, Tegucigalpa, Puerto Cortés and La Ceiba. We offer a complete logistic land/air/ocean transport and consolidated cargo service.
Operates in Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua and Panama
Phone: (504) 552 2275 - (504) 552 2100
SGL Panama specialize in logistics, distribution, warehousing, transportation, shipping and logistics for equipment, heavy machinery, recreational vehicles and construction materials.
Operates in Panama
Phone: (507) 836 5653 - (305) 392 5766