Cargoways has been an NVOCC for over 30 years, and holds contracts with all the major steam ship lines. Whether you need to ship full container loads, refrigerated cargo, consolidations, out of gauge cargo, bulk, break-bulk or drivable cargo, Cargoways will work up a tailor-made solution specific to your requirements. We will work on getting you the best pricing and fastest transit so your cargo arrives at your destination safely and efficiently anywhere throughout the world.
Cargoways is an active member of international groups of vetted forwarders in over 120 countries worldwide, many of which we have had relationships with since our inception. With these trusted partners located throughout the globe, you can rest assured that your cargo will be handled with reputable and reliable companies from door to door.
Aside from scheduling and planning your cargo route, we can offer expertise with any documentation required for your shipment. Some of these services are:
- Letters of Credit
- Cargo Insurance
- AES Filings
- VGM Filings
- Documentation Legalizations
- Certificate of Origins
- Container Specifications
Cargoways Logistics is a licensed Indirect Air Carrier and we are able to offer our clients same day pickups for those urgent shipments. With competitive pricing and top-notch customer service, you can be confident that your priority cargo will be in good hands from point A to point B. Cargoways is also a member of FIATA (International Federation of Freight Forwarders Associations), allowing us to expand our reach globally.
The Cargoways team of truck brokers has built up a network of trusted, credible and insured-trucking companies to make certain your cargo is handled with the utmost care. With these partnerships built throughout North America, Cargoways is able to offer you full over the road coverage in Canada, USA as well as Mexico. Services include:
- LTL (Less than Truckload)
- FTL (full truckload; flatbed/van)
- Heavy Haul- out of gauge/over dimensional
- Refrigerated trucking
- White glove service
- Direct Discharge
- Cross Border
- Rail car/box car/gondola
Whether you need to store your items short or long term we can provide a safe and secure location. Aside from owning warehouses in both Houston and Norfolk, Cargoways has established trusted affiliated warehouses (with direct Cargoways presence in Chicago & Newark) throughout North America in order to offer our customers a full range of service wherever needed.
Services offered include, but are not limited to:
- Storage (short term, long term, Free Trade Zone)
- Handling (heavy lift, out of gauge, floor loading/unloading)
- Container Loading/Unloading
- Cargo Insurance
- Inventory Management
Located within 5 miles of the Port of Houston, both of our warehouses are fully equipped to handle all of your transloading and warehousing needs, including any heavy lift services your cargo may require.
Our Gellhorn Dr. warehouse is fully gated, sits on 21 acres of concrete, and provides 240,000 sq. ft. of covered, secured warehouse space, 5 & 10-ton overhead cranes and bonded fleet trucks. Our Gellhorn warehouse is equipped to handle all types of cargo safely and professionally.
Our Hahlo Street facility is home to our Free Trade Zone and offers over 40,000 sq. ft. of covered storage. With forklift capacity up to 60,000 lbs, bonded fleet trucks, drive through doors and 24/7 security.
Norfolk Marine Terminals
Cargoways owns and operates a warehouse supported by bonded fleet of trucks and trailers that are conveniently located with a short distance from the port of Norfolk, Virginia. Totaling 97,000SF of inside storage; 4 acres of laydown yard and 10,000SF or grade level shed space, our Virginia facility also has rail siding on site served by Norfolk Southern Railway which makes it a great depot for cargo destined anywhere.
Our team in Norfolk has the equipment, knowledge and expertise to handle cargo of all kinds (heavy granite/stone, steel products of all shapes and sizes, machinery, lumber, out of gauge items, palletized/crated, etc.). The Norfolk warehouse is supported with multiple forklifts with lift capacities ranging from 5,000 lbs. – to an impressive 80,000 lbs. Lift trucks are fitted with a wide range of attachments such as a coil ram, 25’ boom, paper clamp, 12’ boom capable of handling all types of cargo from heavy steel to long dimensional pipe or lumber. The workhorses of our Norfolk facility are two 15,000 lbs. lifts fitted with 8’ blades capable of entering a standard size container extracting even the most difficult cargo.
We also have warehouses in Savannah, GA, Miami, FL, New Orleans, LA, Newark, NJ & Chicago, IL.
Cargoways has a dedicated team of Customs Brokers who have extensive knowledge navigating through the complex rules and regulations of Customs Border and Protection. Wherever and however (via air, ocean & land) your cargo is scheduled to arrive in North America, Cargoways can provide expert guidance on Customs regulations, tariff classifications and duty rates.
Let us simplify the paperwork of moving and storing your cargo by taking care of the following:
- Remote formal /informal entries
- FTZ entries
- In-bond shipments
- Cross Border
- Working with government agencies such as APHIS, DOT, EPA, F&W, FCC, FDA & USDA
- AMS filings
- Canadian Export Declaration