Transport of hazardous materials

The safe solution for your transport of hazardous materials

The transport of hazardous materials poses a particular challenge for all parties involved in logistics. To handle the dispatch of your sensitive shipments of hazardous materials, CGATE therefore employs specialists who look after your cargo expertly.Various legal and safety conditions must be observed when transporting hazardous materials. Different dangerous goods classifications require different transport arrangements, and consignors, packers and shipping agents must also comply with various legal regulations.We offer ideal solutions for the packaging and shipment of goods, as well as for the compilation of the necessary documentation. We are familiar with all the specific requirements for dangerous goods. With our in-house hazardous materials officer, we guarantee the safety of your consignment. We compile all the necessary documentation and take care of ongoing shipment controls on your behalf. We would be very happy to advise you on the transport of hazardous materials as well as the special provisions and exceptions that apply to your goods.


We always ship with the optimal container concept for you. If you want to know the advantages of our services, please contact us. With our logistics, we ensure the safety of your shipment. Do you want to ship by express? We also offer this in Europe and globally.

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International Shipping Documents and Payments

We are happy to take over the global transport for your shipments. From our head office in Hamburg our sea freight specialists successfully organize your loadings. Even if the where the place of loading and destination are outside Germany we deliver your goods to every destination desired. Take advantage from our cross-trades service. Through our worldwide network we offer professional shipping from and to any country in the world.

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Transport of hazardous materials

With our own in-company specialists in hazardous materials, we guarantee security for your shipment. We arrange for you all necessary documentation and consignment tracking operations.

We will be happy to advise you on hazardous materials transport options and inform you about special provisions or exceptions that may apply to your products.

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Project shipment import and export

Do you need a special solution adapted to your needs for the transport of your goods by sea? Is your cargo over-high, over-wide or too heavy? We offer ideal sea freight solutions for the transport of bulky or heavy goods. Rely on the security we offer together with our service.

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Worldwide consulting and solutions

Do you need additional and individual advice from logistics experts for your sea freight shipment? Would you like a cost-optimized shipment of your goods? Or may we offer you an express transport? Our service starts for you before booking and picking up your shipment. We will gladly inform you about your advantages through our logistic service!

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Further services for you

Benefit from the extensive range of CGATE logistics services.

The service we provide begins before the consignment is booked and picked up. Do you require personalised advice from our experts about your air freight consignment? Do you want a tailor-made and cost-optimised solution for the transportation of your goods by air? Then get in contact with us. We will be happy to advise you!

From our head office in Hamburg and our branch in Düsseldorf, we control your land transport professionally from and to any desired destination worldwide. Globally we take care of the complete coordination of your land transport for export and import.

Are you looking for an independent customs agency or do you have questions about customs? We offer you competent answers. Our customs experts are happy to provide you with comprehensive information on all customs-relevant processes for your transport. “CGATE Customs Agent” is operating independently of our shipping firm.

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