Heater Service

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A shipping service that provides temperature-controlled transportation for goods.

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What is Heater Service used for in shipping?

Heater Service is a term used in the shipping industry to refer to the heating of cargo during transport. It is typically used for the transportation of temperature-sensitive goods, such as pharmaceuticals, chemicals, or food products. 


Heater service is provided by specialized equipment that can maintain a specific temperature range within a shipping container or cargo hold. The temperature is typically controlled by a thermostat and can be adjusted to meet the specific requirements of the cargo being transported. 


The use of heater service is essential for ensuring the integrity and quality of temperature-sensitive goods during transport. It helps to prevent spoilage, damage, or degradation of the cargo due to temperature fluctuations. 

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