Ocean Shipping

Logistics Services / Ocean Shipping

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What sets our ocean shipping services apart

Local experts in offices around the globe help manage your freight and ensure any problems are resolved in real-time. Leverage FCL and consolidation/LCL ocean services from our in-house non-vessel operating common carrier (NVOCC), CHRistal Lines®. With comprehensive service options you can expect:

  • Rate and capacity options from a market leader—the #1 NVOCC in the Transpacific Eastbound (China to U.S.) and one of the largest NVOCCs in the world
  • The ease of working with one company for all your logistics needs—including ocean, air, customs brokerage, trade compliance, and surface transportation
  • A connection to the largest North American surface transportation network
  • A dedicated account representative overseeing your entire logistics portfolio
  • A full suite of global logistics services and technology solutions

All of this with people you can trust to understand your business needs and translate them into solutions.


  • Full container load (FCL)
  • Consolidation/less than container load (LCL)
  • Drayage/inland
  • Cargo insurance


  • PO management (POM)
  • Customs brokerage
  • Trade compliance & classification consulting
  • Hazmat & temp control
  • Expedited
  • Out of gauge/special equipment

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