Special Cargo items include live animals, perishables, wet cargo, time and temperature sensitive products, and human remains, among others. Due to their nature, weight, dimensions and/or value, they may have specific requirements including packaging, labelling, documentation and handling through the transport chain.

Their transport is addressed through specific regulations that must be followed when preparing, offering, accepting and handling them. Related manuals contain standards operating procedures, country regulations and best-practices for Special Cargo safe, secure and expedient transportation.

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Manuals & Regulations

How are users benefiting?

91% of Manufacturers

Avoided custom delays due to incorrect labelling or documentation




88% of Freight Forwarders

Reduced the amount of air cargo shipment rejections




86% of Airlines

Reduced their amount of errors




89% of Freight Forwarders

Improved data quality