SF Cold Chain LTL

  • About the Service

    To satisfy customers' demands on small loads, SF provides a multi-batch small-quantity less-than-truckload (LTL) logistics service by technological and management means including consolidation or distribution, multi-temperature control and multi-product loading based on the property, temperature and humidity requirements of goods.

  • Service Features

    Regular vans: Cold storage vans are scheduled to depart and arrive at fixed time every day.

    Stable transit time: Fixed time dispatching guarantees stable overall transit time.

    Wide service coverage: The service has been extended to 153 cities, 1139 districts and counties, and 109 routes nationwide.

  • Service Coverage

    Shuttle operation: Vehicles departure and arrive at a fixed time every day.

    Stable transit time: Vehicles depart at a fixed time to ensure stable transportation time.

    Wide coverage: The service is available in most first-tier and second-tier cities in China.

  • Transit Time

    Within five days for 80% flow directions.

  • Service Pricing

    1. Charging rules for freight:

    The rates may be charged by four weight ranges: X<50 KG, 50 KG≤X<200 KG, 200 KG≤X<1000 KG, and X≥1000 KG. The conversion coefficient of volumetric weight is 3000, that is, volumetric weight = length*width*height (cm)/3000. The volumetric weight or the actual weight shall apply, whichever is greater.

    2. Charging rules for pickup/delivery fee:

    Intra-city: price per kilogram + minimum charge; A maximum charge is set;
    Inter-city: by mileage and vehicle type, and as full truckload (FTL).

    Conversion coefficient of volumetric weight: 3000, that is, volumetric weight = length*width*height (cm)/3000.

  • Notice for Use

    Customer type: Available to credit account customers and cash customers. The credit account customers need to sign the Logistics and Logistics Support Service Agreement (Master Contract).

    Consignment content:

    1. Primary agricultural products: Vegetables, fruits, meat, eggs, and aquatic products.

    2. Processed food: Frozen food; semi-finished or finished products of poultry, meat, eggs and aquatic products; dairy products; ingredients.

    3. Others: Fresh flowers, etc.

    Customer qualification requirement: Customers need to provide a proof of qualification for the consignment content. For details, please consult local branches or dial 9533881.

    Temperature range during transportation: Refrigerated storage: 0-10℃; Frozen storage

    (not include deep-frozen storage); Normal temperature storage(Ambient Temperature).

  • Value-added Services

    Pickup, Delivery (Excluding Delivery Upstairs), SPP, Return Proof of Delivery, Custody of Goods, Special Warehousing, and Loading & Unloading. The Second Delivery