Transportation from Antwerp, Belgium to Veracruz, Mexico
220.000 fragile PassengersWhether it be pilsener beer, wheat beer or craft beer, beer has always been one of the Germans’ favorite drinks. This passion for beer is also present in other cultures, especially in Belgium, where the greatest number of breweries can be found when it comes to Europe. Belgium is known for its high-quality beer production. The Belgian art of brewery, which boasts a long tradition, is also present in America. With this in mind, an opportunity arose to transport 220,000 bottles of beer from Antwerp to Mexico for an American client.
BE IT HUGE WIND TURBINES OR SMALL COMPONENTS, IT’S NOT A QUESTION OF WHAT, BUT WHEN AND WHERE TO
Belgian Art of Brewery
FROM THE FIELDS TO THE SEAThe craft beer chosen by the client was produced by various small manufacturers located in Belgium. Our Antwerp branch office skillfully organized and supervised the transportation to the seaport and the respective terminal handling procedures as well as the shipment. Thanks to the professional work of
660 BATHTUBS OF BEER
The product choice of our American beer lover comprised exclusively of so-called craft beers. Craft beers are enjoying increasing popularity worldwide. These are creations by small breweries, which are often only produced in small batches. The brewers make use of carefully selected raw materials and the most modern standards. Even though this type of beer is produced based on traditional recipes and brewery processes, the creativity of the brewers has led to the discovery of new and stronger flavors. Due to the delicate manufacturing process and the small production quantities, this type of beer is more expensive than the regular pilsener beer. Moreover, the beer was bottled in glass bottles and, as a consequence, a lot of caution had to be exercised throughout the entire transportation process in order to ensure a safe and sound delivery of the merchandise.
Arrival in Veracruz, Mexico
Upon arrival in the port of Veracruz, the fragile cargo was received by our staff. Subsequently, the merchandise was discharged correctly and further prepared for the on-carriage transportation. The result: no passenger got broken and the merchandise arrived on time. Enjoyment guaranteed.