An Expediteur is an organizer of the shipment of goods. This is much broader than the mere transport of goods from one place to another. In addition to the actual transport, De Expediteur also handles many administrative formalities, such as price requests and comparisons, and negotiating prices. and booking cargo, storage of goods, organizing grouping of small batches of goods, carrying out any coordination between all parties involved, and so on. An Expediteur can be called an architect of the shipment of goods. He is the intermediate station between the shipper (the sender of the goods) and the effective carrier. An Expediteur company is in the "tertiary sector" and thus provides services to third parties.