DOMESTIC LESS-THAN-TRUCKLOAD (LTL) FREIGHT SOLUTIONS

We know the way
Our domestic LTL freight shipping comprises land transportation services across Mexico for your consolidated load through programmed routes with predetermined delivery times for each of our covered points of origin and destinations.

  • Coverage in Mexico’s main cities and towns.
  • Predetermined delivery times.
  • Choice between Standard and Almexpress services.
  • Domestic LTL shipping with preferential delivery times and prices.
  • Personalized service models so you can program your pickups, track your shipments and obtain quotes.
  • On-line pre-documentation.
  • Mass documentation option.
  • Information connectivity capability via EDI or Web Services.
  • World-class information system.
  • Units with GPS and GPRS.
  • Tracking for load visibility.
  • Real-time, automatic confirmation of tracking events.
  • Digitalized proof of delivery available on line.
  • Responsibility for loads up to 15 SMVDF (Minimum Salary in Mexico City) per ton or fraction shipped in accordance with Article 66 of the Mexican Roads, Bridges and Federal Trucking Law.
  • Almexpress option, with guaranteed next-day delivery on available routes: Monterrey-Mexico City and Mexico City-Monterrey, with a 99% service level*.
This service is subject to availability, implies an additional cost, and is not applicable for pay-on-delivery shipments, or remote locations.

  • Waybill per shipment.
  • Merchandise packaging catalog to ensure appropriate shipment protection.
  • Shipments must be correctly protected and packaged, on pallets for consolidated shipping.
  • Unit load size:
    • Length: 2.40 meters.
    • Width: 2.20 meters.
    • Height: 1.80 meters.
  • Unit load weight: 1,200 kilograms.
  • Size of packing case, loose item or bundle:
    • Length: 1 meter
    • Width: 1 meter
    • Height: 1 meter
  • Maximum weight per unit load in packing case, loose item or bundle: 80 kgs. (For larger and/or heavier items, consignors should check the availability of the necessary resources in the office that will provide the service, with the account executive or through our call center.)
  • The maximum number of packing cases, loose items or bundles for bulk shipping is 10.
  • Merchandise will be treated as non-fragile if it exceeds one meter in height.
  • The number of cubic meters of space will be calculated up to a height of 1.80 meters.
  • To calculate the weight to be charged, we use whichever is greater: the real weight or the volumetric weight.
  • We process pickups and deliveries within 30 minutes at the dedicated windows in our branches.
  • Deliveries to remote (out-of-state and out-of-city) locations are made according to programmed frequencies.
  • Service charges do not include handling costs.
  • Deliveries to areas with restricted access, town centers, residential areas or shopping centers/malls are subject to the availability of resources.

ALMEX ONE

Ships today. Arrives tomorrow. For sure!

Almex One is a logistics solution that adapts to the needs, requirements and delivery times of your transportation and distribution strategy.
  • Total security: your shipment will be delivered in less than 24 hours*.
  • Personalized support: specialized telephone service and proactive follow-up by a representative.
  • Information 24/7:- tracking from our portal and app (Android and iOS).
  • Absolute control: - electronic notification of pickup and delivery, handheld scanning and padlocked shipments.
Pick up: Monday to Friday, before 12 noon*.
Delivery: Monday to Saturday, before 2:00 pm.
* To enjoy all benefits, you need to contract the Almex One service. Just contact one of our consultants for more information on One regions and routes.
*Restrictions apply: your pickup should be programmed the day before.

ALMEX PROXIMITY

Control your territories.

Almex Proximity is a logistics solution that adapts to the needs, requirements and lead times of your regional growth strategy.
  • Strategic growth: logistics development for your regional growth.
  • Proximity routes: rapid delivery to nearby locations (next day).
  • Specialized service: call center.
  • Information 24/7: tracking from our portal and app (Android and iOS).
  • Absolute control: electronic notification of pickup and delivery, handheld scanning and delivery locks.
Pick up: Monday to Friday, before 5:30 pm.
Delivery: Monday to Friday, before 6:30 pm.

* To enjoy all benefits, you need to contract the Almex Proximity service. Just contact one of our consultants for more information on Proximity regions and routes.

ALMEX PRIORITY

Your shipment goes firts.

Almex Priority is a logistics solution that prioritizes your needs and satisfies the demands and lead times that your transportation and distribution strategies deserve.
  • Premium service: logistics development for your regional growth.
  • Total coverage: delivery across the entire Almex national network.
  • Personalized service: specialized telephone attention and proactive follow up by Almex representative.
  • Information 24/7: tracking from our portal and app (Android and iOS).
  • Absolute control electronic notification of pickup and delivery, handheld scanning and delivery locks.
Pick up: Monday to Friday, before 5:30 pm.
Delivery: Monday to Friday, before 6:30 pm.

*To enjoy all benefits, you need to contract the Almex Priority service. Just contact one of our consultants for more information on lead times.
*Restrictions apply.

SHIPMENTS TO AND FROM THE BORDER

Shipments with points of origin or destinations in the border region are subject to special requirements:
  • Shipments to the border that are handed in at a point of sale must be accompanied by the original and a copy of an official identification (voter card or valid passport) and a copy of the corresponding invoice (Arts. 29 A and 29 B, Mexican Federal Tax Code).
  • The customer must declare that the shipment does not contain articles prohibited in the Price List or Service Contract.
If the transportation unit carrying such shipments is subject to official review, the delivery may be delayed by up to 24 hours. Shipments from border and/or tax-free regions (including returns) require a copy of the original import permit or the corresponding invoice (Arts. 29 A and 29 B, Mexican Federal Tax Code). Customers are responsible for the official liberation of their shipments. If the transportation unit carrying such shipments is subject to official review, the delivery may be delayed by up to 24 hours.