Freight Management

Overview

We work with a wide variety of carriers to give you competitive service and to assist you with delivery or pick up requests. Services are available from our facility, directly from your pickup location to your delivery destination or point-to-point. We specialize in helping our clients with new or unusual requirements encountered when entering new markets, sourcing from new suppliers or navigating new and changing border regulations.

Shipping Freight Across the Canada/USA Border

Shipping Freight across the Canada/USA border can be an expensive, and logistically challenging operation. At UCanTrade.com / UCanTrade, Inc. we strive to make cross-border freight shipping faster, cheaper and easier.We offer a variety of services from our Ferndale, Washington warehouse and distribution center, conveniently located between Seattle and Vancouver on the I-5 corridor, 15 miles from the border. To meet your freight shipping needs, we offer warehousing, order fulfillment, freight transfer and cross-docking with our seven loading docks. We have expertise in traffic management to ensure your freight shipping process goes smoothly. We have a knowledgeable staff who are experts on tariffs, classification and regulations and maintain excellent carrier relationships. We are also a member of the Transportation Intermediaries Association, a prominent freight shipping industry organization.

We offer LTL (Less Than Truckload) and TL (Truckload) freight shipping to and from all points in the USA and Canada, as well as further international destinations. We don’t just do freight shipping by merely loading boxes or pallets, we take the time to understand your product and needs. Our professional analysis brings efficient, cost effective solutions.

Take advantage of our solid freight shipping discounts with carriers, and the availability of contract and FAK rates. When you work with UCanTrade for your freight shipping needs, your shipments are thoroughly researched for the most cost-effective quotes. We can also provide assistance in customs support and freight shipping document preparation.

At UCanTrade, Inc. / UCanTrade.com we’re not just in the business of shipping freight, we’re in the business of delivering freight. We track your freight shipment until it’s delivered. We prepare the road in advance, checking on routings, transfers and port clearances. Shipments are monitored until they are delivered. We are cross-border and international freight shipping professionals, with over two decades of experience in the industry, and state of the art facilities and expertise. Let us help your business better manage freight shipping across the border. Call UCanTrade, Inc. today!

International Freight Forwarding

Selecting the right freight forwarding partner is a crucial step in doing international business, but can often be complex and time-consuming. As a lead logistics provider, UCT can help you select, integrate and partner with freight forwarders to best suit your needs. We have active relationships with local, national and international providers to facilitate a seamless life-cycle for your freight from origin factory to final mile… and everything in-between.

Reverse Logistics

We accept returns from your customers acknowledging your preferred return system. We can arrange for the pickup of the goods to be returned, then receive, inspect, process or store per your instructions. Product can then be consolidated, forwarded, or destroyed. We can also refurbish or restock per your instructions.

Technical Repair/Return Services

In combination with our product return services described above, UCanTrade provides on-site technical repair capability.

Warranty work, upgrades, testing, and evaluations by trained technical specialists are accomplished according to your standards and specifications.

You can provide quick turnarounds to your USA customer base while avoiding unnecessary border crossings, clearance expenses, freight costs and time delays.