The cost of LED projects normally overshadows the packaging, handling, shipping, insurance and storage costs. However, in some cases the delays in the design and manufacturing due to change orders may result in the need to expedite the shipping of the screens, frames and structures. This can easily become a significant part of the project cost due to weight, size and mode of shipment required. DHL, UPS and other airfreight methods can easily cost thousands of dollars thus blowing out the project budgets.
Following are the two common modes of packing LED screen and parts for overseas and long distance shipping.
The flight case packing can add $50 to $100 (USD) per square meter to the cost of packaging LED screen cabinets. This additional cost I swell worth it as can save significant time and costs and prevent troubles of repairs for the rental screens used for temporary installations such as exhibitions, concerts, campaigns, fashion shows and other rental opportunities.