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Wooden packaging for export: The 3 factors that you must take into account

When export activities are carried out, it is important to take into account the type of material with which we are going to pack our merchandise. The packaging with which we are going to export will not only serve to pack, but must guarantee that it does not erode and that it is safe for transport and storage.
We must take into account a series of key factors, to choose the industrial packaging that best suits the type of merchandise that we are going to export.
When export activities are carried out, it is important to take into account the type of material with which we are going to pack our merchandise. The packaging with which we are going to export will not only serve to pack, but must guarantee that it does not erode and that it is safe for transport and storage.
We must take into account a series of key factors, to choose the industrial packaging that best suits the type of merchandise that we are going to export.

What factors should we take into account to choose the appropriate export packaging?


If we choose the wrong material with which we are going to export our merchandise, we can face setbacks that can cause us great costs and problems when delivering the merchandise at the agreed time. Therefore, it is vital to take into account the following factors:
  • Merchandise that we are going to send:

    The type of merchandise that we are going to send is relevant, since depending on its characteristics we will need one type of packaging or another, to prevent it from being damaged. Therefore, the packaging material is vital to protect the merchandise from factors such as humidity, salinity, erosion, falls, etc.

    Normally, if it is a question of goods that contain resistant articles, it is ideal to use wooden boxes for export. It is an excellent option, since it provides all the protection and security that we mentioned.
    If your merchandise is extremely fragile, then it is better to use boxes designed for this type of material.


  • Media type:

    The means with which you are going to transport the mechanics is also important, since depending on which one you use, the merchandise will face some circumstances or others.

    For example, if we send the merchandise by air, we will have to take into account that our packaging is not very heavy to reduce costs . If we carry out the export by sea, the packaging must protect the load against humidity, salinity, and must provide stability . And the same thing happens by land, it has to be stable and facilitate handling when moving from one place to another. All these characteristics are found in the wooden boxes suitable for export.

    At Embalex, you will find industrial wood packaging options for any export method you are going to use.


  • Legal regulations:

    We must bear in mind that depending on the medium we use and the geographical area where we export, we will have to comply with a series of regulations. Therefore, wooden packaging for export is ideal for this, at Group Embalex the packaging for this type of practice complies with all required government regulations, and we are up to date with all new regulations that may appear.

Types of industrial wooden packaging for export

wooden boxes for export

These types of boxes are very resistant, they are plywood, which gives maximum protection to the load. It is suitable for land, sea and air transport, it is also suitable for Flat Rack containers.



At Embalex, we have standard boxes available or the option of customized wooden boxes according to customer demand. Also, we can condition the boxes with extra protection through plastic covers, vacuum aluminum and VCI covers with heat sealing.

Wooden cages for export

This type of industrial wood packaging is ideal for being able to observe the interior of the merchandise and be able to see its content while the load remains protected, without the need to open the packaging and put its interior at risk. They are used both in land, sea or air transport.



Additional protection can also be incorporated into them, as well as the option to make them to measure. Its level of protection is medium.

wooden bases



The wooden bases are ideal for transporting very bulky loads, facilitating these tasks without setbacks. They are suitable for sea, air and land transport. It is not recommended for Flat Rack containers.

You will also find wooden benches and supports, which are structures that will guarantee the lashing of the merchandise to immobilize it and avoid possible damage during transport.

At Embalex we have more than 100 years of experience in the sector, which is why we manufacture the best wooden packaging for export, guaranteeing maximum protection in the transport and logistics process, respecting government regulations, offering our clients the best service and satisfaction. From the market.
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