Trans-Trade Services - Import/Export, Domestic, Warehouse, 3PL and Technical


End-to-End Services

Trans-Trade is a complete logistics, shipping and warehousing solution for small, medium and large business. Together, our people, technology and worldwide network provide cost-reducing formulas that reduce risk by using Trans-Trade’s proven expertise in trade regulations, classification, valuation, compliance procedures and security initiatives. Leave the complexities to Trans-Trade so you can concentrate on your business. Discover what we can do for you:

  • Import Services
  • Export Services
  • Domestic Services
  • Warehouse, 3PL & Technical Services
  • Government Services

Import Services

Trans-Trade is a full-service customs broker with offices and agencies at every major city and port of call in the world. We are experts at providing a complete range of services to streamline the transportation and clearance of freight from all global origins to anywhere in the United States. Our services extend way beyond customs brokerage and freight forwarding. We provide end-to-end solutions that include origin management services all the way to final delivery – via ocean, air, rail and truck. All Trans-Trade’s logistics services are managed and tracked within the Trans-TRAX system. Trans-TRAX provides complete visibility of the entire logistics chain and offers customized, exception-based inquiries, reports and notifications to keep you on top of all your shipments.

  • Worldwide air & ocean freight forwarding
  • Complete U.S. Customs Brokerage clearance services
  • In-country Origin Services from supplier to port/airport
  • Complete ISF/10+2 origination, submission and oversight
  • Purchase order management and tracking
  • Expert letter-of-credit services from issuance to negotiation/payment
  • Door-to-door service – air, ocean, intermodal
  • Heavyweight consolidation/deconsolidation services
  • LCL services
  • NVOCC services
  • Multi-carrier service contracts for flexibility and economy
  • Full range of service levels
  • Global air charter cargo services

Export Services

International markets offer lucrative opportunities for growth and profitability for companies that master the complexities of moving product to them dependably and economically. There are complex webs of regulations, port/airport limitations, customs documentation and in-country service providers that must be configured into a smoothly-running pipeline. Trans-Trade provides expert consultation to your traffic department to help reduce delays and penalties once you ship. Our global network of offices and agencies provide similar support once your goods reach foreign shores. In between, we can manage customs clearance and transportation resources to optimize value and time-to-market. We provide end-to-end solutions that include origin management services all the way to final delivery – via ocean, air, rail and truck. All Trans-Trade’s logistics services are managed and tracked within the Trans-TRAX system. Trans-TRAX provides complete visibility of the entire logistics chain and offers customized, exception-based inquiries, reports and notifications to keep you on top of all your shipments.

  • Air export services to over 300 cities around the world
  • Expedited and consolidation services
  • Complete document preparation
  • Expert letter-of-credit services from issuance to negotiation/payment
  • Carnet and temporary importation bond (TIB) assistance
  • Door-to-door and door-to-port services available
  • Insurance available
  • Charters
    • Full- or partial-vessel charter capabilities
  • NVOCC certified
  • Container consolidation & loading/warehouse
  • Break bulk coordination
  • Expert letter-of-credit services from issuance to negotiation/payment

Domestic Services

Trans-Trade provides complete transportation and logistics services for the contiguous 48 states as well as Alaska and Hawaii. Our professionals can arrange any level of service for a single box, partial truckloads, full rail cars, entire warehouses and anything in between. Trans-Trade has an in-house truck brokerage team that specializes in meeting time-critical and high-value cargo challenges. In addition to truck shipments, we also handle domestic air freight, rail and intermodal shipments within the U.S. and cross-border to Canada and Mexico. All Trans-Trade’s logistics services are managed and tracked within the Trans-TRAX system. Trans-TRAX provides complete visibility of the entire logistics chain and offers customized, exception-based inquiries, reports and notifications to keep you on top of all your shipments. Our services include:

  • Same day service
  • Next flight out service
  • Overnight delivery
  • Second day service
  • 3-5 Day economy
  • Outbound, inbound, and point-to-point with all services
  • Full and partial truckloads
  • Experts in oversize freight
  • Charters
  • Crating and packaging services



We also provide innovative solutions for special project logistics. Trans-Trade has years of experience in crafting one-of-a-kind solutions that address demanding, time-critical, oversize and high-value projects where failure is simply not an option. Our special projects teams handle challenges that are solely domestic and/or include international logistics. Special project areas include:

  • Publishing/textbook approval and introduction programs
  • Museum exhibits
  • Oversize cargo – air, sea and land
  • Trade shows and exhibitions
  • Military support
    • Aircraft/helicopter transport
    • Heavy equipment
    • Ordnance
    • Tools and fixtures

Warehouse, 3PL & Technical Services

You’re in the business of selling products, not managing their storage, reconfiguration and shipping. Trans-Trade has a wide range of distribution services to store, pick, pack and ship your products quickly and accurately. Our state-of-the-art facilities provide flexible storage configurations combined with all levels of fulfillment services that enable you to provide responsive order execution without the capital overhead. All stocking, processing, packing and shipping activities are managed in Trans-TRAX to provide complete visibility and sophisticated inventory management capabilities through a secure, customized Internet portal. Our services include:

  • Flexible racking configuration for static and dynamic product flow
  • Instant visibility of received product
  • Proactive supplier management via electronic advices/manifest
  • Direct interface from your order system to our fulfillment processing system
  • Pick/pack and ship with order verification
  • Kitting
  • POD tracking

Trans-Trade has earned a reputation for providing robust technical 3PL services to support complex forward- and reverse-logistics operations supporting high-value technical products. Our facilities, systems and qualified staff can help plan and execute technical processing programs that include:

  • Cross-dock product flow
  • Consolidation/deconsolidation of serialized products
  • RMA management and exception processing
  • Multi-destination outbound onward processing streams
  • In-house device reconfiguration and upgrades
  • Time-critical special project design and implementation
  • Proactive inbound product shipping management from multiple client sites
  • Full process control and status updates – on-line; real-time
  • High-security inbound/outbound shipment management and tracking

Government Services