Freight forwarding (

This service 'Freight forwarding' is not coverd by the EU Service Directive.

For this service there are no further information available. The use of Points of Single Contact is not provided. For questions about a specific formality (approval or notification), please contact the responsible authority directly. The formalities relating to different subjects you will find under Formalities by subjects. If you select a formality, contact details of the responsible authority will be displayed. General information are available from the Servicestelle der Bayerischen Staatsregierung.

This service includes:

  • Cargo shipping
  • Organization of transport services on land, on water, or in the air
  • Grouped and single consignments transportation (including collection, delivery, and compilation of shipments)
  • Issuing and obtaining of transport documents and shipping documents
  • Customs forwarding firm
  • Activities of ocean marine and air freight forwarders
  • Rendering of goods handling services, e.g. packaging, repackaging, sampling & inspection, weighing of the goods

This service does not include:

  • Transportation of goods (see Sections 49 to 51)
  • Operation of cargo clearing facilities (see 52.21.5, 52.22.2 and 52.23.1)
  • Cargo handling (see 52.24.0)
  • Express courier services (see 53.20.0)
  • Rendering of motor insurance, ocean marine insurance, aviation insurance, and other transport insurance services (see 65.12.2)

Source: Statistisches Bundesamt

  • Abfertigungsspeditionen
  • Auslandsspeditionen
  • Ausstellung von Transportdokumenten und Begleitpapieren (Speditionen)
  • Bahnamtliche Speditionen
  • Bahnspeditionen
  • Binnenschifffahrtsspeditionen
  • Binnenumschlagsspeditionen
  • Dienstleistungen im Bereich Transportlogistik (Speditionen)
  • Empfangsspeditionen
  • Frachtvermittlung (Speditionen)
  • Grenzspeditionen
  • Internationale Speditionen
  • Logistik (Speditionen)
  • Luftfrachtagentur (Luftfrachtspedition)
  • Luftfrachtexpressdienst (Speditionen)
  • Luftfrachtspeditionen
  • Luftfrachtverkehr(Speditionen)
  • Möbelspeditionen
  • Sammelladungsspeditionen
  • Seefrachtspeditionen
  • Speditionen
  • Speditionen für Umzüge
  • Transportvermittlung (Speditionen)
  • Umzüge mit Speditionen
  • Umzugsspedition
  • Verkehrsvermittlung (Speditionen)
  • Warenkommissionierung durch Speditionen
  • Zollabfertigung (Zollspedition)
  • Zolldeklaranten (Zollspedition)
  • Zollspeditionen