What is groupage or LCL cargo?

Groupage cargo delivery (LCL-delivery) is a type of cargo transportation that allows you to transport small shipments of goods from different consignors in one groupage container. You should use this service if the consignment is not large enough to fill a whole container. LCL transportation is ideal for small and medium enterprises and allows you to deliver goods on the most favorable terms.

How we work

We give free advice on groupage transportation.
We agree with you a tariff and calculate the cost of LCL transportation.
We conclude a contract for international transportation with you.
We organize a pick up of groupage from the consignor and prepare the necessary documentation.
We consolidate the cargo in the warehouse at the port of departure.
We conduct the cargo customs clearance at the port of departure.
We track the delivery of groupage to the receive port.
We dismantle container to the warehouse.
We conduct the cargo customs clearance.
We organize delivery and unloading of cargo at the specified destination.
We give you the originals of documents and contracts.

We have delivered thousands of goods from dozens of countries for more than 12 years of work. We will offer you the most favorable terms and arrange the shortest possible delivery times.

Advantages of groupage transportation

Economic benefit. When ordering LCL transportation, you pay only for the volume of your cargo, and not for the transportation of a full container.
Low customs fees. You save on customs clearance of groupage cargo, because the volume of your cargo is less.
Door-to-door delivery./b> When groupage is transported, we arrange delivery to the consignee’s “door”.

Why is it good for you to work with us?

Our company has a number of advantages that have allowed us to become leaders in our industry:
  • Wide agent network around the world
  • Profitable tariffs
  • Optimal delivery times
  • Weekly shipment from China and USA ports
  • More than 12 years of experience in transportation and paperwork
  • Professional support
  • Highly qualified staff
  • Personal modern fleet

Groupage cost

One of the main questions, the answer to which depends on many factors. The main ones are:
  • port of departure and destination
  • type of cargo
  • dimensions, volume and weight of cargo
  • storage requirements
We can calculate the exact cost of international delivery of groupage cargo. To get a free qualified consultation, you can order a call back or make a rate request in which you need to specify contacts and basic information on the transportation.


Delivery of dangerous goods is a separate service that you can order from us directly. Currently, transportation of dangerous goods in the format of LCL-Delivery is not possible.
Since goods in LCL transportation are loaded into container by different consignors before loading on a vessel, it is recommended to use rigid packing for goods that may be damaged or deformed during transportation or loading / unloading. For example, plumbing, dishes, glass, etc.
Mitridat Company perform LCL transportation practically from any part of the world, including the largest trading partner countries of Ukraine: China, Korea, Japan, Indonesia, Singapore, the USA and Canada. Some of the most popular destinations are delivery to Ukraine from China and the USA.