Transloading Services

With three top-of-the-line facilities in New Jersey, USA Container is specially equipped to provide rail to truck transloading services.  In global shipping, transloading is a frequently used process designed to safely and efficiently transfer a shipment from one mode of transportation to another.  This is necessary when goods are shipped internationally from inland point to inland point.

Advantages of Transloading

When executed correctly, transloading provides shippers with significant advantages, including:

  • Lowered domestic freight spend
  • Decreased transit time
  • Lowered expenses
  • Increased efficiency driven by maximizing mode flexibility
  • More favorable status with ocean carriers

For shippers to achieve these benefits, it is important for them to work with a provider that understands the subtleties of the supply chain.  For almost thirty years, USA Container has been working hard to learn the ins and outs of this process and is, therefore, uniquely suited to provide our customers with useful insight that can help their bottom line.  

Transload Services

We function as a full-service, single point of contact for transloading.  Our services include:

  • Straight transload of ocean imports cargo to avoid delays in port
  • Consolidation transload of cargo by case count, item, style or color to one or more domestic trailers
  • Efficient transloading of export cargo to designated ocean containers
  • Highly reliable forwarding, brokering, and trucking services
  • Flexible shipment integration of any type for FTL, LTL, IPI, and other modes to save costs
  • One invoice for all transloading services

Transloading Logistics

Transloading is implemented in a number of industries, including:

  • Military & Defense
  • Food & Beverage
  • Medical
  • Aerospace
  • Transportation 
  • Energy
  • Construction
  • Many More

The list for commodities that can benefit from transloading is almost endless, but commonly shipped products include:

  • Military machinery & vehicles
  • Transformers
  • Cryogenics
  • Climate-controlled products
  • Hazardous materials
  • Metals
  • Liquids
  • Raw materials
  • Lumber
  • Palletized materials

We are currently FDA, kosher, organic, ISO and GFSI certified.  Please contact us today to learn more about our transloading capabilities. 

 

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