Magnetic Materials Shipping
Most HSMAG’s customers are shipped magnetic materials and magnetic assemblies by sea or by air.
Small amount of purchase customers generally choose by air, and so freight is higher than shipping by sea.
Large amount of our customer generally choose by sea, shipping is low and spend more time than shipping by air.
SHIPPING MAGNETS BY SEA
In order for HSMAG magnets to be shipped by sea:
Packages containing magnetic materials is usually not required by sea, but also need to use iron sheet packing to shield magnetic fields, and due to the large size, so outermost need to use the wooden box and tray.
SHIPPING MAGNETS BY AIR
In order for HSMAG magnets to be shipped by air:
Shipping Magnets by Air: For air shipment purposes, magnets are considered “dangerous goods” and the International Air Transport Association’s (IATA) Dangerous Goods Regulations (DGR) must be followed.
Packages containing magnetic materials must be clearly identified according to Packing Instructions 902. This calls for a “Magnetized Material” label to be affixed, and for a Shipper’s Declaration of Dangerous Goods to be provided to the carrier.
More informantion about shipping magnets by air at: http://www.hsmagnets.com/blog/shipping-magnets-air/